Senior Public Health Engineer

Date Posted: 29-Sep-2019
Country: Kuwait
Job ID: 50401

OPERATIONAL
►     Ensure compliance with company policies, procedures and standards, applicable laws and regulations; assist the HoS in establishing/updating section policies and procedures 
►     Support the HoS in providing inputs to the proposals department (e.g. man month requirements etc.) regarding the contribution of the Public Health section to projects
►     Assist the HoS in the evaluation of proposals submitted by sub-consultants during RFPs issued by PACE in order to recommend sub-consultants to owners/clients
►     Understand owner/client design requirements prior to the commencement of any design project; coordinate with the HoS and other architects & engineers for further clarifications on design requirements
►     Coordinate effectively with other architects and engineers throughout project lifecycles (planning, concept, preliminary, final etc.); review and understand their drawings and specifications to ensure that adequate provisions in Public Health and Fire Protection designs are made based on the designs provided by the other sections
►     Assist to develop design requirements from Term of Reference (TOR)
►     Check the existing site utilities for connections to formulate and minimize the design
►     Assist HoS to prepare Concept Design reports & related documents
►     Prepare design sketches for draftsmen to prepare design drawings
►     Allocate, prioritize and check the work of a team of Draftsmen
►     Ensure preparation of accurate design calculations and size of systems
►     Select all required equipment in coordination with HoS
►     Assist HoS in follow up with ministries for obtaining approvals
►     Assist the Q.S. Department in preparing material & quantities take-off reports & cost estimates
►     Document, record and report on meetings, progress of jobs and construction completion from design & validation reports received from the project manager
►     Incorporate all feedback from projects and customers for design clarification and modifications during the development and construction project phases
►     Carry out all HoS duties in his/her absence
►     Apply sound knowledge of the latest international codes and make use of engineering software
►     Determine required Public Health component/material capacities based on designs
►     Coordinate with team members effectively to ensure that all projects progress as planned in order not to cause project delays or budget over runs; ensure to update the HoS with regards to progress in design
►     Consult the HoS for gaining any technical guidance as and when required
►     Maintain continuous quality control on all drawings produced under the section, ensuring that they adhere to PACE quality standards (e.g. high standards of visual presentation, error free, properly dimensioned, x-
►     referenced etc.)
►     Assist on site Public Health engineers by responding to technical queries which they raise; assist site staff in verifying sample materials submitted by contractors (as and when required) to ensure compliance against ministerial requirements and specifications
►     Attend site meetings (e.g. progress meetings, coordination and specially called meetings etc.) as and when required
►     Remain abreast on changes in local ministerial requirements regarding Public Health systems
►     Protect the confidentiality of all designs within the section at all time
PEOPLE MANAGEMENT
►     Provide technical guidance and on-the-job training to draftsmen and less experienced Structural Engineers
Note: The job holder may be required to undertake additional duties, which may be reasonably expected and form part of the function of the job.Job Details

Posted Date: 2019-09-30
Job Location: Hawali, Kuwait
Job Role: Mechanical Engineering
Company Industry: General Engineering Consultancy
Preferred Candidate
Career Level: Mid Career
Degree: Bachelor's degree

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