Atkins United Arab Emirates
15 Aug, 2017Full time
The new Transportation and Infrastructure Division (T&I) in Atkins ME&A Business brings together the capabilities of our Rail and Infrastructure Division into a single business of talented engineers and professionals facing the Highways, Rail, Water and Aviation markets We are currently looking to recruit experienced rail Architects to work on a number of exciting projects across the Middle East region. To assist with the Design Development and documentation on a number of transportation projects in the Middle East including the Route 2020 Metro, Riyadh Metro and Mekkah Metro. The candidate should be a confident and capable designer with good sketchup, AutoCAD and REVIT skills. The Candidate would ideally have over 5 years experience on new build rail projects. Responsibilities Front end design work and station planning To assist with the coordination and production of Concept, Prelim and Detail Design documentation Supervise the work of external 3D Visualisers Prepare and deliver presentations Assist with bid proposals and presentation of bids Preparing and presenting feasibility reports and design proposals to the client Specifying the nature and quality of materials required Involvement with Value Engineering Preparing applications for planning and building control departments Preparing tender documents for contracts Site Inspections and construction support Resolving problems and issues that arise during construction Requirements Technical Competencies Essential Degree in Architecture, Architectural Engineering or equivalent The Candidate would ideally have over 5 years experience on new build rail projects Rail Experience Qualified Architect or Part 2 Architect Good all round experience from front end to delivery Sketch up REVIT AutoCAD Good University portfolio Site Experience Design and Build Experience Preferred LEED AP QSAS AP Middle East Experience Behavioural Competencies Essential The right candidates would be intuitive, well organised and creative. Will work as a member of a team and be expected to contribute to team performance and demonstrate use of initiative Must be able to manage a small team of staff and work to tight deadlines Keep calm under pressure Rewards & Benefits Atkins competitive core benefits package includes: A competitive salary Accommodation allowance Transportation allowance 22 working days annual leave (based on 5 day working week) Medical and life insurance cover Company gratuity scheme Discretionary bonus scheme Annual flight allowance to point of origin Next Steps All applications will be reviewed against the above criteria and contacted accordingly.