Resident Engineer - Wet Utilities (Saudi National) - #28668

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.

Date: 2 weeks ago
City: Riyadh
Contract type: Full time

Your Impact:

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Discover Limitless Opportunities in Your Career at Jacobs. A world where YOU can!

We welcome you to a transformative journey with Jacobs, where your aspirations converge with a global network of the brightest minds, industry thought leaders, and market experts. At Jacobs, we believe in the power of collective intelligence, fostering an environment where innovation thrives as we challenge today, to reinvent tomorrow. As a cornerstone of our company, you'll be part of a global community that values collaboration, continuous learning and diversity. Our unwavering commitment aligns seamlessly with the Kingdom's Vision 2030, and as a strategic delivery partner, we play a critical role in supporting the creation of a prosperous future. Join us in realizing our shared vision to create a more connected, sustainable world. At Jacobs your talents will contribute to shaping this future, leaving a lasting impact on generations to come.

Welcome to Jacobs, where your potential meets purpose

Based in Saudi Arabia, as a Resident Engineer, you will provide oversight of the construction supervision of the projects to ensure that the design documentation is safely and accurately implemented on site, and that the requirements of the construction contract are followed. At the same time the Resident Engineer will be a focal point for any communication with the design office
Make a difference. You will be a key part of our management team and will be heavily involved leading our infrastructure construction projects. In addition, your duties will be to:
  • You will have the opportunity to be a leader and provide direction to the team of Engineers and Inspectors for the supervision of the construction of the works.
  • You will represent Jacobs as the prime point of contact with the client for the construction supervision aspects of the project, including progress reporting, safety, quality control and design modifications.
  • Manage and supervise the daily construction activities, ensuring work is done within the project timeline and specifications
  • You will be able to ultilise your knowledge / communication skills by building trusted relationships with the Project Managers and with the client & contractor's counterpart staff. Liaise with project stakeholders, including client, contractor, and designers, to keep everyone informed about project progress and changes.
  • Implementing safe construction practices (Beyond Zero) and on maintaining a high quality of construction.
  • Leads by example in driving safe practices on site alongside using effective project management and controls systems to regularly report on progress.
  • You will have accountability to monitor progress of construction against the program and take steps to ensure the program is achieved alongside ensuring project quality control procedures are used for the supervision works and monitors it for improvement.
  • Ensure that the materials and the workmanship used meet the project specifications and building codes.
  • Conduct daily site inspections to ensure conformity to design and project specifications and ensure that a high quality of work is maintained.
  • Identify and solve technical issues, unforeseen circumstances, or other issues that may emerge during construction
  • Lead a team of Engineers and do the required reviews and approvals for all Contractors submittals like (WIRs, MIRs, QORs, SORs, NCRs, MSRA, Logistics Plans, Shop drawings, etc)
  • You will help facilitate audits when required in accordance with the contract requirements and company internal systems and contribute to the safety and build-ability reviews of the proposed designs.

Here’s what you’ll need:

As a successful candidate you will have an Engineering degree from a recognised University with a background in site supervision and management of infrastructure Projects.

You must have previous ARE/RE Experience on large scale projects. You will have experience in mentoring junior members of staff alongside acting as the resources manager for the infrastructure works site supervision staff throughout the project.

Jacobs first started work in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in 1945, initially serving the oil and gas industry. Over time, we have developed a diverse portfolio of services, providing custom strategic solutions across; social infrastructure, ports and maritime, energy and power, aviation, rail, water, built environment, digital technology, defence and strategic consulting.

Right now, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is going through a period of unprecedented change as it seeks to transform its economy and society in line with Vision 2030 — a bold blueprint to diversify its economy, develop its infrastructure, cherish its national identity and create a better life for all Saudis, residents and tourists. We are committed to providing opportunities for Saudi nationals from Graduates to Senior Leaders, supporting the development of the national workforce and ensuring that our team reflects the diversity of the Kingdom. Our Saudi employees contribute invaluable insights into the local context to better serve our customers and the communities in which we live and work. We aim to be fully compliant with Saudisation / Nitaqat, with over 50% of Jacobs’ workforce in Saudi Arabia made up of nationals.

Don't miss out on this extraordinary opportunity to be at the forefront of progress. Join us now and embrace a future where your talent will shine.

Jacobs. A world where you can.

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