Principal Electrical Design Engineer (Water/Waste Water projects)

Principal Electrical Design Engineer (Water/Waste Water projects)

SNC-Lavalin
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Job Description


Job Description

Atkins are looking for Principal Electrical Design Engineer (Water/Waste Water) in Dubai, UAE.

Carry out design calculations on a variety of water & waste water projects

  • Design according to local utilities rules, regulations and design guides

  • Design to British, American and International design standards

  • Prepare technical input to Specifications/Reports

  • Prepare drawings for drafting by in-house CAD/Revit team

  • Instruct CAD/Revit operators in all project related matters and responsible for the checking of all CAD/Revit works done

  • Coordinate with Electrical Engineers, Architects, Civil Engineers and Structural Engineers and any other external design consultant

  • To understand and implement Atkins ME Quality Assurance procedures

  • Site surveys and inspections

  • Manage own workload and that of junior engineers within the team.

  • Working with other offices within Atkins GCC businesses portfolios.


  • Degree qualified in Electrical discipline

  • 15 years post qualification experience in a Design Group core discipline

  • Member of a Chartered institution (or equivalent) with associated relevant experience

  • Experience and familiarity with the following programs is a plus: ArcGIS, AutoCAD, MicroStation, Info Works, SWMM, Storm/Sewer/Water CAD, Revit/BIM

  • Complete familiarity with all steps of the design process from pre concept to tender/contract documentation

  • Complete familiarity with site construction documentation, forms of contract

  • Must demonstrate ability to act independently, while part of a team

  • Independently carry out breaker sizing, cable sizing, voltage drop calculations, electrical circuiting, preparation of electrical schedules etc

  • Excellent team management and communication skills

  • Understands the importance of accuracy and has high attention to detail

  • Customer focused, passionate about exceeding the requirements of internal and external stakeholders

  • Develops conceptually elegant solutions in close collaboration with other specialist and design groups and prepare these for Detailed Design Development in the India GDC

  • A confident presenter of concept designs

  • Demonstrate excellent planning and time management skills

  • Adaptive influencing skills, demonstrating tact, diplomacy, persuasion and the courage to challenge.


  • We offer an excellent package which includes:

    • A competitive salary

    • Transportation allowance

    • Medical and life insurance cover

    • 22 calendar days annual leave

    • Medical and life insurance cover

    • Company gratuity scheme

    • Discretionary bonus scheme

    • Annual flight allowance to point of origin

    • Employee Assistance Programme

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