Technical Services Engineer

Job Title: Technical Services Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: UAE - Dubai
REF: 37061
Job Published: about 2 years ago
Allen & York Middle East have been charged to recruit a Technical Services Engineer to be based Dubai, UAE. Our client is a leading international plastic piping manufacturer experiencing strong growth in their Middle East business.
Job Purpose:
The primary function of the role is to provide technical support for the business by liaising through the management with contractors and specifiers at all levels. The role will primarily but not exclusively involve working on the company's water management solutions products.
Key activities will include:
To undertake drainage pipe and attenuation systems design work. This will include mechanical, structural and hydraulic calculations.
To carry out value engineering and offer alternative solutions to schemes already specified.
To work on bespoke projects for system design.
To respond to customers requests for technical services or support in relation to the products manufactured by the business.
Produce standard details for company and or for submission to site using AutoCAD.
Ensure up to date excellent product and market knowledge is maintained in order to effectively communicate all features and benefits to both current and prospective customers.
To work with the Marketing department as required, providing technical input to literature and other marketing activities.
To work with the R&D department to provide technical input to new product developments.
To work as part of a team to produce technical submissions to short deadlines.
To work with the Commercial teams to maximise product selling opportunities, by spotting opportunities for package selling of the Companies products.
It is anticipated this position will be 90% office based.
Application Criteria:
Graduate degree in Engineering.
Language capabilities preferable  English essential. Arabic / Indian an advantage.
Experience of living and working in the UAE essential.
Civil / Structural Engineer qualification or similar suitable professional qualification preferable.
Knowledge of industry standards and design criteria.
Past experience in dealing with Consultants / Contractors at a senior level.
Ability to monitor own performance and take appropriate action to maximise outputs.
Computer literate, competent in CAD, MS Office.
This position is offered on a permanent, in-resident status, and offers exceptional career opportunities with an attractive tax-free salary package.  For this position we have been asked by our client to only accept applications from those already based in the UAE.
If you meet these requirements, please register your profile &/or upload a CV to our website at A consultant will be in contact should your application be taken further. If you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful in your application. 
This is one of several Engineering job opportunities provided through Allen & York.
Engineering includes Project Management, Water & Wastewater Engineering, Infrastructure Engineering and Power Systems Engineering.