Telecom Site Installation and T&C Supervision Engineer, (Package 2A) Ruwais

Job title: Telecom Site Installation and T&C Supervision Engineer, (Package 2A) Ruwais

Company: Jacobs

Job description: At Jacobs, we push the limits of what’s possible to make the world smarter and more connected. For the Etihad Rail project that means delivering a new 650km freight rail network across the United Arab Emirates from the Saudi Arabian border to the Indian Ocean, connecting major industrial ports and economic hubs across the way and redefine logistics and transport in the region, providing a modern, safe, efficient and sustainable network. This is a transformational project for the United Arab Emirates and the wider gulf region, providing a transportation backbone for freight and passengers as part of the UAE’s strategic growth plan.

Be part of a world class rail project in the UAE and make a major contribution to an iconic project. Make a difference, develop part of the site supervision function on the UAE freight and passenger railway network. The railway will redefine logistics and transport in the region, providing a modern, safe, efficient and sustainable network which will connect the seven emirates of the UAE to its neighbouring GCC countries.

As a Telecom Site Installation and T&C Supervision Engineer, you will Support the Resident Engineer in delivery of the Telecommunications scope of the projects, performing site supervision of the installations, ensuring timely completion of installation work, and making sure the equipment is installed as per design and quality standards. You will undertake the responsibility of liaising the Contractors to ensure that all installation related issues are resolved in a timely and cost-effective manner. The Candidate shall be familiar with Civil to Systems Interfaces and be proactive in issues resolution in that regard. You will have full autonomy on the overall engineering activities of the telecom installation teams, particularly ensuring high safety standards are adhered to by ensuring compliance with rules and regulations whilst implementing systems of planning, reporting progress and inspection to ensure projects are implemented and completed to time, cost and quality. You will maintain a system of surveillances to monitor and demonstrate compliance with current requirements in respect of system and occupational safety and performance, thereby furthering the company’s aim to meet the quality system requirements, ensuring that resources delivering telecommunication installation and construction activities comply with relevant method statement, specifications and standards. You will also ensure that testing and commissioning is carried out and recorded in accordance with correct and up to date test procedures, test specifications, software configuration and data whilst reviewing site change process and managing closure of snags, test logs.


As an effective candidate you will have an Engineering Degree or Diploma in Communication Engineering or Electrical Engineering with experience in railway telecom systems, installation and construction activities. You MUST have experience in Telecom Installation/Testing, Railway Telecom Systems with an emphasis on the GSM-R and multi service network and telecom designs including networking, core computing systems, structured cabling, telephone systems, access control and CCTV System, radio systems, cable laying and testing, etc. You will be at an advantage if you have international experience in implementing operational control centres, telecom and signaling integration. Experience in PMC or as Engineer Position, reviewing design modifications / enhancements on Operational Railways in the Middle East with Cisco Certified Network Associate / MCSE are desirable. You will be enthusiastic promoting a zero accident / incident culture and environment to meet the project goals.

Jacobs. A world where you can.

From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions – we are committed to encouraging a culture of caring where you can be you. Joining Jacobs not only connects you locally but globally – and together, our diverse perspectives and unique backgrounds impact our collective strength. We collaborate and share! By supporting one another, we all succeed.

With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we have gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You will uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits, and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what guides you, you will discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

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.


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Location: Abu Dhabi

Job date: Tue, 14 Dec 2021 23:35:48 GMT

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