AECOM Senior Commissioning Engineer - MEP, Saudi Arabia in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Requisition/Vacancy No. 157977BR

Position Title Senior Commissioning Engineer - MEP, Saudi Arabia

Job Category Engineering - Mechanical

Business Line Construction Services

Country Saudi Arabia

State/Province/Region SA - Ar Riyad

City Riyadh

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Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Construction Services

Our talented experts are dedicated to managing the complexity inherent in construction projects, catering to each client’s unique needs. We provide services such as program management, construction management and owner’s representation to our clients around the globe.

Job Summary

Provide direct assistance to the Terminals SPM on all issues associated with monitoring and controlling the installations of new mechanical and electrical plant and equipment under the Main Contractors Scope of Work. Determine potential issues affecting construction progress in regard to electrical and mechanical installations and provide foresight as to the means of avoiding and mitigating delays by the Contractor.

Supervise and manage work activities related to the installation process and tasks related to follow on commissioning.

Review related documents (such as drawings, specifications, method of statements, material submittals) for mechanical and electrical systems and advise on their suitability and technical compliance.

Manage communication between installation and commissioning teams, Client, Contractor and any sub-contractor and perform site inspections and systems performance verification during pre-commissioning phase for the installed electrical and mechanical systems.

H&S overview & the evaluation of H&S risk with contractor to avoid accidents (specifically LOTO requirements and Safe Start up)

Job Duties

  • Determine effect of construction activities on current airport operations and other adjacent projects and provide the necessary interface coordination to ensure successful execution

  • Reviews all the Mechanical/Electrical work scope elements assigned to the Main contractor for the Terminal Upgrade works within the project site to determine the execution methodology with the assigned team.

  • Ensure planned and/or existing public utilities and services to the terminals are connections/disconnections in a sequence that reduces/eliminates impediments to Airport Operations.

  • Prepare and perform programs to manage coordinating with airport administration for all projects’ elements to secure and effective operation of the airport while under commissioning, ORAT & handover.

  • Commence and manage commissioning meetings during design stage and construction phase.

  • Verify and approve review reports produced by the Contractors commissioning team.

  • Monitoring and ensuring that all aspects of the project’s mechanical/electrical upgrades are carried out as per inspection plan/drawings/codes and specifications.

  • Assisting the Project Manager in the management and administration of the construction contract packages including day to day site inspection, approvals and inspection sign offs

  • Coordinate the fit-out works construction with the mechanical and electrical activities of the contractor

  • Review the contractor's adherence to approved schedule, progress and ensure planned project stages, activities implemented to the schedule adherence

  • Monitoring the work performed, the material incorporated in the work, the materials stored at the site and the contractor's manpower, equipment and report.

  • Identifying constraints and recommend corrective measures in respect to the Mechanical/Electrical installation

  • Liaising with the Project Manager, Quality Manager and other discipline Engineers to provide support and guidance as required

  • Monitor contractor QA/QC activities to ensure the implementation of all quality controls and quality procedures, compliance to approved WMS & ITPS and maintain relevant records.

  • Monitor the start-up, commissioning and handover of the electrical/mechanical works. Including measuring and maintaining records of the Contractor’s progress and project milestones

  • Ensure that all activities during test and commissioning are performed and confirm achievement of the performance criteria (for plant and equipment) as per the EPC Contractors Agreements

Minimum Requirements

  • Qualifications BSc in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

  • Minimum 15 years of relevant experience in Commissioning/Mechanical/Electrical Management works

  • experience in GCC preferable also KSA.

  • Experience in QA/QC procedures is considered an asset

Preferred Qualifications

  • QA/QC of Mechanical/electrical installations with Airport Terminals/Facilities

  • Expert knowledge in all aspects of commissioning

  • Able to provide forward planning and independent commissioning services

  • Management skills to lead a multidiscipline team in field inspection and approvals of installed works

  • Computer skills to aid reporting

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.

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