Lead Mechanical Engineer - Abu Dhabi, UAE Full Time
CH2M Hill

Abu Zaby [Abu Dhabi], United Arab Emirates | Bachelor's Degree | 15+ years | Full Time | Male or Female | Engineering | Construction

Job Summary

Whether it is petrochemicals for plastics, or fuel for a tractor on the farm, the bottom line is the world needs oil. The one resource has countless uses for the things people rely on each day. From crude oil and natural gas, to new and renewable resources, your job in our Oil & Gas Group will serve an important role as we provide innovative consulting, engineering, procurement, construction and operations solutions to the world’s oil and gas companies. This is your opportunity to discover the most challenging projects, develop as a professional to reach your career goals.

Job Responsibilites
  • Lead independently a team of Sr. Engineers/Engineers, Sr. Designers/Designers & Draftsmen within discipline
  • Ensure effective communications and co-ordinations between all supervised staff, Lead Engineers of other departments and Project Managers, to ensure mutual awareness of requirements and sharing of information and common resources
  • Monitor overall productivity and efficiency of the projects, forecast trends and anticipate potential problems and difficulties meeting milestones or budget, coordinate with Head of Department, Management, Projects Managers and all supervised staff to resolve problems
  • Implement and maintain productivity targets for supervised staff, including monitoring of overtime and budgeted man hours;
  • Conduct routine meetings with supervised staff to monitor the projects’ performance and assess their performance
  • Prepare an estimate of required man hours along with supporting documentation for both proposals and major change orders, prior to issuance;
  • Implement staffing development plans and assign staff to specific projects or proposals
  • Develop the department’s capability and enhance the technical expertise of staff to suit the present marketplace, through proper training & development, selective recruitment, evaluation of staff, continuous monitoring & assessment of staff and utilization of up to date software.
  • Job Requirements
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering;
  • 15+ years of experience in professional mechanical engineering, involving design, planning, checking, general management and supervisory responsibility in oil & gas industry
  • Must have worked at least 5 years as Senior Engineer, supervising and guiding a team of engineers & designers
  • Experience in reviewing Key Deliverables prepared by mechanical team or produced by other work-share offices
  • Has clearly demonstrated strong engineering competence, interpersonal / team building skills & leadership skills
  • Thorough knowledge of industry practices, codes and standards applicable to mechanical engineering. Working knowledge in various areas of mechanical engineering, such as static equipment, rotating equipment, packages, HVAC and tanks
  • Hands on experience in industry software, , such as Pv Elite, Tank 2012, E Tank, Compress, E20-II HAP, MS Office Suite, etc.
  • Basic knowledge of AutoCAD
  • Should have excellent communication skills essential for Client, Interdisciplinary and Vendor coordination, and coordination with other work-share offices.
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