Company: Jacobs
Skills: Construction Engineer, Construction Manager, Construction Superintendent
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


What if...

... we showed you how we're solving the world's greatest challenges by transforming intangible ideas into intelligent solutions for a more connected, sustainable world?

Our People & Places Solutions business - reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomises the "why" of what we do - the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole.

Jacobs is delivering engineering and construction management services on a major infrastructure project on the outskirts of Riyadh that is set to become an oasis in a large urban metropolis, the vision for Wadi Al Safar is already drawing comparisons with Beverley Hills. This is a truly exceptional project and already home to an important historical and cultural site, the At-Turaif Unesco world heritage site. The development will be an exclusive address, comprised of homes set upon large residential plots, with gated and secure access, and complemented by a golf course and club house, hotels and villas, sports, health and wellbeing, equestrian park, outdoor event areas, mosques and FM facilities. Jacobs' scope includes design and supervision for the integrated infrastructure including associated wadi drainage, public realm, streetscape and hard and soft landscaping up to private plots.

About the opportunity

The Resident Engineer will be responsible for the construction supervision of various projects in KSA.Providing oversight of the construction supervision of the projects to ensure that the design documentation is safely and accurately implemented on site, and that the requirements of the construction contract are followed.

Performing the duties of the Resident Engineer on site.
Managing and directing of a team of Engineers for the construction supervision projects.
Providing technical and contractual advice for all of the projects, as well as resource management.
Responsible for overall project delivery and client liaison.
Building a trusted relationship with the management team and with the client's counterpart staff.
Establishing an appropriate working relationship with the contractors.
Placing an emphasis on safe construction practices (Beyond Zero) and on maintaining a high quality of construction.
Leads by example in driving safe practices on site. Uses effective project management and controls systems to regularly report on progress to the management team.
Monitoring progress of construction against the programme, and takes steps to ensure the programme is achieved.

Your impact

Key requirements for the role:

Experience as a Chief Resident Engin eer or similar role within Infrastructure projects and are ideally located in KSA or Middle East region.

Minimum of 15 year's post graduate experience in site supervision and construction management of major infrastructure projects.
Degree in Civil Engineering from an internationally recognized and accredited university.
Fully understand the aspects of site supervision and construction management.

Jacobs. A world where you can.

From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions - we're committed to driving 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 power our collective strength. We collaborate and share! By supporting one another, we all succeed.
With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we've gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You'll 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 drives you, you'll 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.

Please note: If you are being represented by a recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.