Senior Electrical Engineer

Job Title: Senior Electrical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kuwait,
Salary: Negotiable
REF: HQ00019393
Contact Name: Sara Teymoor
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

We currently have a requirement for the position of Senior Electrical Engineer in Kuwait on an exclusive Gold LEED project alongside the world's top Engineering consultancies.

Must demonstrate a strong consultancy background in Electrical Engineering and must have achieved Chartered status.

Chartered Engineer or Incorporated Engineer.
Minimum requirement of degree level education.
Minimum of 10 years' experience
Ideally Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering (BEng) or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering (MEng).
Significant relevant experience on site ideally in the Middle East and on high rise buildings projects Commercial experience is desirable.

Job Purpose:
Site based Senior Electrical Engineer on a large Kuwait construction project focussing on ensuring that the interpretation of the electrical engineering design information is in accordance with both the contract and the design intent.
Responsible for all day to day electrical engineering aspects of the project.
Responsible for the electrical engineering resourcing and day to day task allocation for the structural engineers and inspectors working on the project.
Manage the workload of electrical engineers and inspectors (including verification of quality) Responsible for reporting of progress to Project Director, to include the any escalations and key engineering issues.

Communicate directly with the Client
Liaise and coordinate with the other engineering teams on site Structural, electrical etc
Ensure senior staff are kept informed of important and relevant service and site decisions and the objectives of the client are achieved.
Respond to Requests for Information raised by the contractor in relation to the information issued for construction and ensure that information from the design engineers is incorporated.
Review Contractor's Electrical shop drawings, method statements and material submittals against the contract drawings for compliance where issues associated with the design intent are being questioned.
Undertake general project site observation / inspection of the Electrical works for Contractor's adherence to the design intent in drawings and specification, good working practices, the construction schedule and health & safety.

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