Assistant Resident Engineer (Roads) - Doha, Qatar

25 Nov 2016
18 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
CH2M is looking for an Assistant Resident Engineer (Roads) to join one our Expressway projects in Qatar. The successful candidate will work as an integrated member of the Construction Supervision team and support our Resident Engineer (Roads) on the project.

Job Responsibilities/Accountabilities: • Assist the Resident Engineer Roads in performing the contractual duties on site.
• Assist the Resident Engineer Roads in the management and direction of a team of Highway Engineers and Inspectors for the supervision of the construction of the Expressways designs.
• Assists the Resident Engineer Roads in reporting on progress, safety, financial recommendations, quality control and design modifications.
• Builds a trusted relationship with the management team and with the client's counterpart staff.
• Establishes an appropriate working relationship with the contractors.
• Places an emphasis on safe construction practices (Target Zero) and on maintaining a high quality of construction.  Leads by example in driving safe practices on site.
• Assists the Resident Engineer Roads in monitoring progress of construction against the programme, and takes steps to ensure the programme is achieved.
• Ensures that the project quality control procedures are used for the highway supervision works and monitors it for improvement.  Cooperates with audits required in accordance with the contract requirements and Halcrow's internal systems.
• Contributes to the safety and build-ability reviews of the proposed designs.
• Evaluates, selects, and adapts construction management and control techniques, procedures, and criteria to suit job tasks, and devises and implements solutions to problems encountered.
• Ensures that the Roads Construction Supervision team members effectively identify, manage and report project risks.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:
Job Requirements/Qualifications/Experience: • Recent previous experience (within last 5 years) as an Assistant Resident Engineer for major highway projects that are complex in nature, and are ideally located in the Middle East region.  
• Minimum 10 year's post graduate experience in the design, site supervision and construction management of major highways projects.
• Have a BSc in Civil Engineering from an internationally recognized and accredited university.
• Understand the aspects of site supervision and construction management of complex highways projects.
• Be enthusiastic about improving the safety performance of site operations in Qatar.
• Be able to communicate effectively with site teams and motivate them to meet the project objectives.
• Good leadership skills, and be able to work in a multi-cultural and multi-discipline team.
• Excellent communication and report writing skills, and good presentation skills in English.

At CH2M, we're always hard at work laying the foundation for human progress. This is especially true in our MENAI region, where we have a long history of delivering successful projects in the Transportation sector. 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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