At Jacobs, we push the limits of what’s possible to make the world smarter and more connected. For the Etihad Rail project that means delivering a new 650km freight rail network across the United Arab Emirates from the Saudi Arabian border to the Indian Ocean, connecting major industrial ports and economic hubs across the way and redefine logistics and transport in the region, providing a modern, safe, efficient and sustainable network. This is a transformational project for the United Arab Emirates and the wider gulf region, providing a transportation backbone for freight and passengers as part of the UAE’s strategic growth plan.
Be part of a world class rail project in the UAE and make a major contribution to an iconic project. Make a difference, develop part of the site supervision function on the UAE freight and passenger railway network. The railway will redefine logistics and transport in the region, providing a modern, safe, efficient and sustainable network which will connect the seven emirates of the UAE to its neighbouring GCC countries.
As a Signalling Site Installation and T&C supervision Engineer, developing and instructing the overall engineering activities, ensuring timely completion of installation work, whilst maintaining the integrity and security of the equipment. You will undertake the responsibility for liaising with Design, Testing staff and Contractors to ensure that all installation related issues are resolved in a timely and cost-effective manner. You will have full autonomy on the overall engineering activities of the Signalling Installation teams, particularly ensuring high safety standards are adhered to by ensuring compliance with rules and regulations whilst implementing systems of planning, reporting progress and inspection to ensure projects are implemented and completed to time, cost and quality. You will maintain a system of surveillances to monitor and demonstrate compliance with current requirements in respect of system and occupational safety and performance, thereby furthering the company’s aim to meet the quality system requirements. You will ensure that the resources delivering signalling and telecommunication installation and construction activities comply with relevant method statement, specifications and standards. You will also ensure that testing and commissioning is carried out and recorded in accordance with correct and up to date drawings, plans, specifications and computer software and data whilst reviewing site change process and managing closure of snags, test logs. You will have a thorough awareness of interdisciplinary Installation/ Testing issues and be in a position to provide solution focused discussions and constructive feedback to reviewers thus holding them to account for their performance.