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Project Engineer M/F

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General information


Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 120 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.




Position description

Job title

Project Engineer M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Job description

  • To coordinate with other departments to ensure that the local authorities requirements for the project execution are fulfilled
  • Identify potential variations in costs & the scope of work
  • To communicate & coordinate with other departments to secure all project requirement
  • To ensure the appropriate use and treatment of engineering materials within the design
  • To compile engineering & technical specifications, operation/test manuals maintenance procedures & work instructions where required as part of the project
  • To witness and co-ordinate assembly, testing, commissioning & operation at all locations
  • Make, develop & encourage any technical suggestions that will enhance the overall Project Engineering or Operational Efficiency
  • Implement and organize any approved modifications to the project ensuring all changes are fully documented & included in the appropriate documents
  • Liaise with and coordinate the activities of vendors & subcontractors as and when required as a part of the project without commercial authority
  • Keep up to date with ongoing developments in construction site and MEP Systems Engineering
  • Assist with inspection of incoming items as appropriate to knowledge, experience & training
  • Interface with the other engineers to guarantee all design work is carried out with the common target of optimizing final cost & schedule
  • Supervise any activity assigned to Third Party Contractors. This includes but not limited to preparation of scope of work, site supervision, approval of deliverables & compliance with project targets
  • To prepare operations installation manuals including the initiation & maintaining of drawings & calculations for inclusion in procedures/manuals
  • To become familiar with building science, operational schedule, procedures & safety
  • Participate in daily project meetings & toolbox talks to maintain good communications with Project Manager, Supervisor, Client & Consultants where ever applicable
  • Provide regular communication & coordination between commercial department & with project office, & provide progress reports relating directly to project engineering & operational activities as defined by Project Manager
  • Maintain inventory of project equipment list and inform Project Manager & Safety Engineer of any change in equipment requirements
  • Assist in planning of mobilization/demobilization of project equipment
  • Review & be familiar with operations department specifications, design & drawing procedures in order to conform to the Company’s integrated management system, the specific requirements of the client & other governmental &/or statutory bodies
  • Conduct all activities within the company policy, procedures & work instruction
  • Monitor environmental & climate conditions to ensure the smooth workflow at site
  • Perform other work-related duties as assigned


Experience in a similar function (Minimum 7 years) 


  • Sufficient Computer skills and proper English reading & writing.
  • Sufficient knowledge of project planning software such as MS Project.
  • Awareness of Health and Safety Standards and Regulations.
  • Cost Control, Project Audit 
  • Committed Team Player / Leader.

Specific Requirements

  • Solid knowledge and experience in fast-track construction projects
  • Experience in steel structures and marine works is highly favorable
  • Knowledge in cost control and
  • Willing to work under pressure
  • Problem solver with positive attitude

The Project Engineer will be responsible but not limited to implement Project Progress Chart in line with the company’s policies, develop engineering designs, specifications, cost estimates and prepare written reports, technical specifications, and material specifications for operation, maintenance, and construction programs associated with the projects and facilities.

Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, United Arab Emirates



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

6-Engineer’s degree

Minimum level of experience required

6-10 years