SENIOR PUBLIC HEALTH & FIRE PROTECTION ENGINEER

 

Summary:

Our newest opportunity is for a talented Senior Public Health & Fire Protection Engineer to join our team based in Dubai, UAE.

 

This position is responsible for working on the design process of one or several projects depending on size, type, and complexity. The requirement includes applying sound engineering principles in the development of design solutions and the production of contract documentation and providing direct instructions, guidance, and oversight of all tasks conducted by engineers assigned to work on the respective projects.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare mechanical design/design review to local and international standards for large-scale projects such as high-rise residential & commercial buildings, hospitality, retail, healthcare, and others.

  • Lead the design-related activities for Plumbing Water, Plumbing Drainage, LPG & Fire Fighting systems.

  • Analyze complex engineering problems and offer effective resolutions.

  • Coordinate, Lead and direct a team of design engineers, draftsmen, and support personnel.

  • Carry out independent design checks of other Engineer’s design and design reviews.

  • Complete engineering work within the agreed program by adhering to QA procedures.

  • Work within company policy, Environmental protection, Health & Safety rules.

  • Provide Value Engineering oriented technical resolutions.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by the management team.

  • Assist in the recruitment and selection of new employees.

  • Assisting Lead Mechanical Engineer in research, planning, design, and development of building engineering systems related to Mechanical Engineering.

  • Work with the Mechanical Engineers to obtain project-related approvals from the relevant local authorities.

  • Be hands-on and have expert working knowledge in BIM (REVIT), CAD, Navisworks, Elite, …etc.

  • Communicate effectively at all levels to support collaborative work practices and achievement of team goals.

  • Maintain Client focus in the delivery of services of the team.

Job Specification [Qualification, Experience, Skills]:

  • A BSc. in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University.

  • 10-15 years of broad, international experience in the design of building services for commercial, residential, hospitality, retail, healthcare, and industrial projects and mixed-use developments.

  • Member of a professional institution. Preferably a Chartered Engineer.

  • Confident, proactive, adaptable, and motivated team player.

  • Good technical communication, both verbal and written; and possess strong interpersonal skills.

  • The ability to quickly assess the integrity of a design with respect to completeness and practicality.

  • Conducting in-house design reviews, evaluating constructability issues, and design coordination with other design disciplines.

  • Ability to advise the Project Management team and Client on technical issues regarding the interface with utility agencies.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in specification writing in CSI Master Format.

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  • Must have strong design-related technical experience with Plumbing Water, Plumbing Drainage, LPG & Fire Fighting systems as a minimum prerequisite

  • Knowledge of the latest UAE Fire and Life Safety Code, and International Codes & Standards (IOP, IGEM, ASPE, CIBSE, ASHRAE, NFPA codes, IBC, FM, and UL)

Interested candidates may send their CV to careers@studioi.ae

Please put SENIOR PUBLIC HEALTH & FIRE PROTECTION ENGINEER as the subject of your application