AECOM Principal Mechanical Engineer in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking Principal Mechanical Engineer for Abu Dhabi location.

Project Duties

  • Contribute to successful project completion and management by providing expert technical services in accordance with the project time and quality.

  • Lead the coordination process with other senior team leaders for continuity of the project.

  • Participate in preparation of major bids and proposals on the commercial and technical side.

  • Review and check specifications, reports and drawings to ensure quality of design and output.

  • Assess if targets are achieved and determine where improvements could be made to increase efficiency.

  • Responsible for design activities of complete Mechanical systems including HVAC, Public Health, Fire Protection, Gas Systems, BMS and energy management system as assigned.

  • Responsible for technical analysis and resolution of engineering problems.

  • Supervise and direct a team of senior engineers, designers and support personnel.

  • Coordination with Authorities for approvals of schemes

  • Review of material submittals, RFIs, Shop Drawings Etc...

Quality, OH&S and Corporate Standards

  • Maintain quality of work by:

  • Ensuring adherence to Corporate Standards.

  • Ensuring that all activities are performed in a safe manner and comply to AECOM’s OH&S requirements.

  • Ensuring the relevant QA procedures are followed.

  • Professional Development

  • Maintain, develop and retain the highest appropriate standard of technical skill.

  • Commit to continual professional development and learning on relevant technological, business and human relationship matters.

Client Relationships

  • Maintain and develop Client relationship.

  • Lay down precise information about work scope from the client and get it mutually agreed.

  • Contributes to client satisfaction through being responsive in a timely and effective manner for any queries from the client.


  • Any other duties your Manager may reasonably require you to perform.

Minimum Requirements

  • Sound knowledge of design softwares (HAP, Revit, CAD etc.).

  • Proficient knowledge of design and engineering procedures.

  • Quality oriented.

  • Planning projects and time management.

  • Sound Knowledge of various codes and standards.

  • Design experience in various types of buildings

  • Aptitude to lead, manage and direct.

  • Background experience in a Design Engineer Role.

  • Experience in Mechanical design of buildings (from execution to closure) and have worked on diverse project of different types (residential, retail, commercial, healthcare, etc...)

  • 15+ years of relevant experience in design and project administration of large-scale projects within the consulting industry (preferable).

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng or B.Sc )

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Building Engineering

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 198102BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.