Road / Highways Design Engineer - Consultancy - 3 Month Contract

United Arab Emirates  |  Contract

Our International Engineering Consultancy client has a new requirement for a well experienced Consultant Roads & Highways Design Engineer to join their team in Dubai to work on new projects in the Emirates. Successful candidates will have extensive experience as a Consultant Highways Design Engineer ideally with a recognised consultancy company background.

This role is available for immediate joining and is an initial temporary contract position for 3 months outsourced through J10 Consulting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of all design stages of road geometry, signing and marking, ancillary works of major urban and inter-urban road projects, incorporating tunnels, sophisticated grade separation interchanges, and service roads, investigation of alternatives, route selection and preparation of the main items of bill quantities.
  • Assigning work to junior engineers, supervising work, acquiring Road Design approvals.
  • Coordination with local authorities for Road geometry, TIS approvals.
  • Responsible for the submission, discussion and follow up with local authorities for approvals and permits in coordination with department local authority Engineer.
  • Work coactively with the design team, collaborate closely with sub-consultants and liaising with clients ensuring their satisfaction.
  • Responsible for acquiring Road Design approvals, work closely with TIS consultant in obtaining approval from the concerned authorities.

Highways Design Engineer Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in similar field with proven track records in road design including 3 years’ current UAE experience.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering. Master’s degree would be an added advantage.
  • Knowledge with the local authority procedure, standards and regulations in UAE is essential.
  • Expertise in Civil 3D.
  • Conversant with local authority approval procedure related to road design.
  • Road Safety Audit Certificates would be an added advantage.
  • Ability to multitask and meet deadlines.
  • Experience in Traffic Impact Study, Traffic modeling will be beneficial.
  • Inter Discipline coordination.
  • Familiar with the local authority procedure, standards and regulations in UAE.
  • Experienced in authority NOC/approval/permit procedure.
  • Good team player.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.

Interested candidates are invited to share their up to date CV directly to for further review and shortlisting.

Date Posted: 15 Mar 2023

Status: Open