Job title: Associate – MEP
Job description: What we are looking for?
As our new ‘Associate – MEP, you will be part of a highly dynamic team. Our Middle East MEP team has a deep focus on design and a highly digital and visual approach. The successful candidate will provide MEP project leadership on a wide variety of project work with signature architects in and around Middle East and internationally.
We have a supporting and collaborative culture and enjoy what we do! We are looking for like-minded and personable people to strengthen our team and there is rapid progression on offer for talented candidates. We have a current focus on digital and parametric design and believe that the future of our industry lies in working smarter not harder.
Our portfolio of live and exciting projects includes cultural, aviation, commercial, residential, hospitality and retail projects across the Middle East.
Specific areas of key responsibility include the following:
Training and developing and guiding engineers and/or design team.
Applying policies relating to health & safety, quality and training
To act as PM on selected projects by managing the successful delivery of high quality multi and single disciplinary projects
Project manage and supervise teams to successfully deliver high quality discipline projects in accordance with corporate and client requirements
Proven track record in both leading projects for your discipline and for an overall project team. Be able to demonstrate where your personal input has led to the commission being won.
Develop a thorough design philosophy, effectively contributing to the inception, development and detailed delivery of projects across all stages
Undertake regular reviews of all key projects within own area of responsibility and proactively engage with clients and partners to gather feedback and deliver service improvement initiatives
Responsible for the correctness, accuracy and complete multi-disciplinary coordination of the design documentation in accordance with QA/QC review processes
Attend external meetings and prepare design presentations and design reports
Input into business development activities through participation in external market profile raising activities and functions
Coordinate and liaise with all other design team members, including architects and structural engineers plus client, project managers and QS.
Have a good knowledge of buildability, construction techniques, procurement routes, risk assessment and claim assessment.
Demonstrated critical thinking skills, ability to work methodically and analytically in a quantitative problem-solving environment.
Strong attention to detail, team building, collaboration, organization and problem-solving skills.
Understanding of the financial and commercial management of projects.
Provide technical support to respond to prequalification documents, RFPs and other client inquiries
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ensure that Health & Safety is embedded into all work practices in line with company policies
Bachelors or master’s degree. in Building Services / Mechanical / Electrical Engineering
Chartered member of an internationally recognised professional body (e.g. CIBSE, ASHRAE)
Minimum of 15 years’ experience, 8 years’ experience in Middle East.
Proven track record in building services design with different types of sectors, including high rise, commercial, residential, retail, Healthcare, Industrial, refurbishment, etc.
Proven record as a Project Engineer on several projects.
Presenting to clients
Attending demanding client meetings
Preparing project proposals for agreement
Arranging project resources
Planning and running projects
TECHNICAL SKILLS / KNOWLEGDE :
Specific areas of anticipated technical skills include.
Proven ability to carry out both manual and computer aided calculations, problem solving, technical and financial analyses, etc.
Competent use of relevant software such as MS Office Suite and electrical engineering specific software.
Detailed knowledge of BIM / digitalisation techniques and standards
Strong software capability and proficiency in AutoCAD. REVIT and Navisworks,
Interest in or experience using digital and parametric design tools, Honeybee/DIVA, Rhino and Grasshopper preferred.
Excellent knowledge of local and international design standards, BSEN, CIBSE, ASHRAE, NFPA etc
Excellent knowledge of local statutory authorities’ regulations and submission requirements across Middle East, mainly, UAE and KSA
Sound knowledge of MEP design and principles
Sustainable design practices and technologies
Maintain and participate in CPD events to develop own expertise
Collaboration & Teamwork
Technical Capability & Delivery
Adaptability & Learning
Persuading and Influencing
Communicating and Presenting
Job date: Wed, 16 Feb 2022 23:59:22 GMT
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