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Senior Electrical Engineer - Kenyan National

  • Job reference: ME-006048
  • Sector: Construction
  • Location: Nairobi
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Atkins Kenya Business is looking for a 9+ Year experienced Senior Electrical Engineer for different assignments based in Nairobi, due to Visa constraints we are looking for Kenyan Nationals.


SNC Lavalin's Atkins business is one of the largest multidisciplinary, multi sector engineering design consultancies in the world and is part of the SNC Lavalin Group.
As one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies with a leading track record in the defence sector, Atkins are ideally placed to respond to this market. We have a broad establishment and proud, 50 year history throughout the Middle East region.

We provide a full range of design, engineering and project management services for buildings, transportation and other infrastructure programmes.

Atkins in the Middle East now employs around 2,000 staff serving Gulf clients across all market sectors from offices in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Doha, Dubai, Jeddah, Kuwait City, Manama, Muscat, Riyadh, and Sharjah.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out engineering design related to the area of academic qualification.
  • Conduct Surveys and site investigations to gather field data and design information.
  • Perform project management and coordination roles.
  • Perform construction site supervision, contract administration and management of project issues.
  • Coordinate the activities of the design and construction teams including multi disciplinary project inputs to ensure quality of work and timely delivery of projects.
  • Prepare and manage project budgets and schedules.
  • Prepare and manage project reports and documents.
  • Prepare and administer project tender and contract documents.
  • Liaise with external project team members including the Client and attend meetings.
  • Carry out Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC), implement and ensure Quality Management System (QMS) is adhered to on projects.
  • Prepare bid documents for projects and assist in carrying out contract negotiations.
  • Marketing and business development of the service line and the company in general as directed by the SLM.
  • May be assigned the role of a Project Manager, Project Coordinator, Resident Engineer (RE), and/or Discipline Lead Engineer on projects.
  • Any other duties assigned.



Qualifications

  • Bachelors and/or Master of Science (MSC) in the relevant engineering discipline
Professional
  • Registration with relevant engineering bodies, and with ERB as a Registered Engineer.
  • Membership in Professional Societies
Required Experience
  • Must have minimum 9 years or relevant experience in the area of specialization
  • Relevant Skills
  • Use of computers and knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, and Ms Project.
  • Possess expertise in relevant engineering software and applications.
  • Engineering design, drawing preparation and checking skills.
  • People skills including interpersonal, mentoring, motivating, negotiation, delegation and control, communication and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of contract management and administration
Rewards & Benefits


We offer an excellent package which includes

  • A competitive salary
  • Transportation allowance
  • Medical and life insurance cover
  • 22 calendar days annual leave
  • Medical and life insurance cover
  • Company gratuity scheme
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Annual flight allowance to point of origin
  • Employee Well-Being Programme – 24 hour free advice on financial, legal and family care specialists and also access to personal health, fitness and nutrition consultants

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