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Senior Electrical Engineer

SNC-Lavalin

Job Description

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.

Department: Site Operations
Location: Middle East
Reports to: Resident Engineer / Head of Electrical Site Operations
Job Summary
To implement all aspects of the quality management systems and control site supervision
activities provision related to the Mechanical Works across the project, to deliver quality
installations in accordance with the contract documents, relevant international standards and
local authorities requirements, provide technical support perform specialized inspections,
submittal reviews and mentor the discipline staff.

Functional Relationships:

  • Site Area Manager (SAM)
  • Head of Electrical Site Operations (SHOE)
  • Office Manager Site Operations (OMSOD)
  • Resident Engineer (RE)
  • Site Supervision Team
  • All Discipline staff
  • Site HSE Engineers (SHSEE)
  • Site QA/QC Engineers (SQE)

Visit project site frequently (as required) to supervise the ongoing construction activities. To
ensure that the Works are carried out safely and in-line with quality standards, in
accordance to contract documents.

Responsibilities
Senior Site Electrical Engineer

  • Implement the site supervision quality procedures, and review submission
    requirements of the project, along with the MEP contractor.
  • Review all construction documents and highlight any design and contractual
    discrepancies with the concerned RE/SHOE.
  • Ensure that all statutory authority NOC’s / permits / design approvals are available on
    site for construction.
  • Ensure that the main contractor and nominated MEP contractor coordinate with all
    concerned authorities departments and ensure that their requirements are adequately
    and satisfactorily incorporated.
  • Extend the maximum possible effort to avoid contractor(s) claims for cost and/or
    delay.
  • Prepare process control sheet for electrical works in conjunction with SHOE during
    the Enabling Works / Main Contract Works.
  • Review and forward any comments on all submittals including contractor design
    drawings, shop drawings, materials and alternative proposals submitted by
    contractors.
  • Conduct regular (daily) site visits and supervise, certify the installation of electrical
    services ensuring compliance with the contract documents.
  • Review and forward any comments on the contractor’s method statement for
    installation, execution of the works.
  • Review and forward any comments on the contractor’s testing and commissioning
    plan / procedures / method statements.
  • Review and forward any comments on the contractor’s technical submittals.
  • Attend site technical coordination meetings to discuss contractor (s) submissions,
    shop drawings, material submittals and construction related matters.
  • Review and forward any comments on the Technical Query’s raised by the
    contractor.
  • Routine Inspection of the works carried out by the contractor(s) to ascertain that work
    is executed in accordance with the Contract Documents and accepted practice.
  • Assist the discipline staff in the in the review of submittals, specialized on-site / offsite inspections, testing and commissioning, including contractor design drawings,
    shop drawings, materials and alternative proposals submitted by contractors.
  • Inspect the mock-up, permanent works, on-site and off-site materials to be used in
    the project and organize field and laboratory tests, conducted by others, on
    construction materials to ascertain their compliance with the specifications and
    determine the acceptability for use on the project.
  • Raise non-conformance notices (NCNs)/reports site inspections notices (SINs)
    identify quality deficiencies in conjunction with the RE.
  • Review the corrective actions proposed by the contractor, respond / follow ups and
    close out procedure
  • Any potential safety concerns identified at site shall be reported to site SHSEE / RE.
  • Review the site progress and assist in the review of the contractor’s interim payment
    application.
  • Liaise with the SHOE for the effective implementation of the quality management
    systems and site supervision provision activities.
  • Obtain samples and quotations as required for finalization of any PS/PC Items.
  • Monitor the progress of the work against the approved contractor programme of
    works.
  • Witness the testing and commissioning of all the mechanical / electrical equipment
    and sign off the relevant documents for acceptance.
  • Verify the accuracy of the contractor’s As-Built drawings reflecting in details the as-built conditions and approve the As-Built drawings.
  • Review and approve the contractor’s operations & maintenance manuals.
  • Liaise with the Statutory Authorities and follow up all final inspection and approvals as
    required.
  • Carry out the final inspection for certification of final completion and handing over of
    the works.
  • Assist the discipline staff on projects in the review of submittals, specialised on-site /
    off-site inspections, testing and commissioning submitted by contractors.
  • Assist the discipline staff on projects in the final inspection for certification and
    handing over the works.
  • Assist the discipline staff on projects in resolving any technical issues, claims,
    disputes arising and requiring input for satisfactory close out.
  • Perform design review at various stages as required and formulate all such
    comments.
  • Perform Site Surveillance Audits (Technical), prepare surveillance audit reports and
    forward to SHOE.

Assist RE in the supervision of the works to ensure compliance with the contract
documents.

  • Assist/support the site team and the respective RE with the implementation of quality
    management systems.
  • Assist in the site team in the external and internal audits to ensure the effective
    implementation of quality management systems and work with the site team for
    resolution of non-conformance issues.
  • Liaise with the project supervision team, coordinate and resolve any issues of
    concern.
  • Analyze current methods of site supervision and provide recommendations for
    continuous improvement
  • Implementation of all quality audits, surveillance audits and work with site team for
    resolution of non-conformance issues.
  • Compile Site Feedback and forward to the RE / SHOE.
  • Assist the site team in the satisfactory close out of the project including snagging / disengaging of the works and related documentation.
  • Review and assist the project team to compile all documents at handing-over for
    submission to the Client.
  • Assist the RE in compilation of all documents for the issuance of the Taking-Over
    Certificate.
  • Extend support to the discipline staff on projects and assist (as required by SHOE) in
    supervision of works.
  • Provide necessary technical reports / recommendation as required by the Client for
    any project specific issues.

  • Attend meetings with Client (as required).
  • Liaise with the Client for the necessary approval of samples.
  • Liaise with the SHOE any particular project site related issues requiring input and/or
    feedback.

  • Coordinate leave request and discuss leave cover with the SHOE.
  • Liaise with OMSOD for all HR / Finance / Administrative issues.
  • Identify, raise and follow-up design office support requests in co-ordination with the
    SHOE

    Assume responsibility of electrical works in the project and certify on completion the
    installation.

  • Monitor performance of the Contractor / Sub-contractor and identify, raise any quality
    /workmanship concerns with the SQE/RE.
  • Review quality procedures and effectively implement QA/QC plans across the project.
  • Identify any particular site safety issues and bring to the notice of the contractor /
    SHSEE / RE.
  • Mentor the discipline staff on any advancement of process, procedures and technical
    skills.
  • Perform Site Surveillance Audits (Technical), prepare surveillance audit reports and
    forward to SHOE.
  • Review, coordinate and forward submittals, inspection requests, technical query to
    the project team and/or discipline engineers.

  • Assist the project site team during internal, external and site surveillance audits.
  • Coordinate leave request and discuss leave cover with the SHOE.
  • Prepare and regularly (weekly) submit reports and maintain records.
  • We offer an excellent package which includes:

    • A competitive salary
    • Transportation allowance
    • Medical and life insurance cover
    • 26 calendar days annual leave
    • Company gratuity scheme
    • Discretionary bonus scheme
    • Annual flight allowance to point of origin

    To apply for this job please visit www.monstergulf.com.

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