Electrical Design Engineer - Doha, Qatar

19 Jun 2016
27 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Help 'deliver the amazing' and be part of a CH2M team responsible for overseeing the technical delivery of one of the largest sporting events to be hosted within the Middle East - the Qatar 2022 Football World Cup.

Based in the client's World Cup Project office in West Bay, Doha, you will be working within an integrated technical delivery team with our client. As the Senior Electrical Engineer you will be providing high level technical support and advice to our client across a wide range of electrical activities from stadium and building designs, standby generation through 11KV system design, installation and commissioning.

Our client is directly responsible for the delivery of the stadiums and training sites (Competition Venues), the International Broadcast Centre, sport's governing body headquarters and temporary accommodation (Non-Competition Venues) and ensuring that the transport and utility infrastructure being built by other Qatar Government stakeholders (Infrastructure) is delivered on time.

Working within the Design and Technical team and reporting to the Head of Design your role will include:-
  • Design reviews and project meetings with the Design and Build Contractor and Project Management Contractor for the stadiums
  • Coordination with the Design and Build Contractor and the electricity stakeholder (Kahramaa) for incoming electrical supply for the stadiums
  • Input to proposals for the location of the International Broadcast Centre and advising on the required electrical infrastructure
  • Providing day to day availability across all projects (Competition Venues, Non-Competition Venues) as the point of contact for general electrical engineering advice
  • Support, as and when required, in discussions with the Kahramaa about electricity supply

The minimum qualifications for this position are:
As a successful candidate you will be degree qualified in Electrical Engineering and will come with at least 15 years of experience of design and installation of LV and ideally MV and HV power systems across design, implementation and management of building electrical systems.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
A Programme of this size and significance requires individuals to be flexible, good problem solvers and excellent in interfacing with multiple stakeholders.
Chartered status is preferred or membership with other professional affiliated institutions'. Stadium experience is also preferred, but not essential.

At CH2M, we're always hard at work laying the foundation for human progress. This is especially true in our MENAI region, where our long history of delivering successful major programmes. Our success in the region is due to the top talent that has joined our team, and in 2015, we were selected as one of LinkedIn's Top 50 Most InDemand Employers in MENA. This award, based on actual behavioural data of professionals as they engage with companies and explore their career path on LinkedIn, shows that our future teammates are drawn to our projects and values - not the least of which is our commitment to safety, which plays a leading role in how we engage with one another, our projects and our planet.

Join us today and learn how we turn challenges into opportunities.

Job Location CH2M, DohaDoha, QA
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