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Senior Water Engineer, KSA

  • Job reference: ME-005635
  • Sector: Water
  • Location: Saudi Arabia
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The Atkins Transport and Infrastructure Business is seeking a highly motivated, detail oriented, self-starter to join our Riyadh, KSA office as a Senior Water Engineer. The Senior Water Engineer will lead and support projects for water and wastewater clients in Saudi Arabia (mainly NWC and SWCC), including planning, designing and preparing plans related to water and wastewater infrastructure which may be comprised of water distribution and sewage collection systems, pump stations, reservoirs, hydraulic structures, and water/wastewater treatment facilities (including desalination).
  • Designs and develops plans and drawings, which may include the development of preliminary layout and/or final drawings.
  • Performs pump system engineering calculations
  • Performs hydraulic modeling analysis
  • Contributes to technical report writing and data/analysis summary tables and exhibits
  • Participates on projects involving construction activities by reviewing shop drawings for conformance with easily interpreted specifications; assists in recordkeeping and in generating progress reports; observes relatively simple construction procedures, and collects samples for quality control testing.
  • Prepares cost and material quantity estimates.
  • Coordinates work with other engineers and professionals within and outside own discipline, and with support services staff.
  • Performs field observations of construction where appropriate.
  • Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.
Project management experience including the following is a plus:
  • Develop project scopes, schedules, and budgets
  • Monitor/manage project production for compliance with schedule, budget and quality objectives
  • Maintain communications with team members, clients, and others involved with the project
  • Supervise multidiscipline teams with staff of varying experience
  • Perform quality control, maintain quality standards in work produced, check computations or review design drawings
  • Support business development activities from identification of opportunities to preparing proposals and making presentations to clients
  • Uphold engineering ethics and professional standards of conduct.
  • Lead and mentor project teams

  • B.S. or M.S. in Civil, Chemical or Environmental Engineering.
  • The potential candidate has 10 to 15 years of experience with a Bachelor's or Master’s degree.
Additionally, the applicant should be familiar with and have experience with a combination of the following skills:
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and strong technical writing and communications skills. Experience and familiarity with the following programs is a plus: ArcGIS, AutoCAD, MicroStation, InfoWorks, SWMM, Storm/Sewer/WaterCAD, Revit/BIM experience.
  • General Competencies expected of all Professionals and Managers are as follows: Client Service, Commitment, Communication, Innovation & Continuous Improvement, Professionalism, Quality, and Teamwork.
  • Ability to process paper/electronic documents and utilize computer equipment; ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing; ability to visit project sites if necessary.
  • Job also requires ability to assemble and analyze data.
Salary & Benefits:
We offer an excellent package which includes:
  • A competitive salary
  • 22 working 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 consultant
  • Training - Atkins develops individuals through a portfolio of training and development courses designed to help you make the best of your abilities and talents. 
Apply and the Process:
Candidates will be screened based on the above criteria and contacted accordingly

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