AECOM QAQC Engineer, Abu Dhabi in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Requisition/Vacancy No. 159256BR

Position Title QAQC Engineer, Abu Dhabi

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Construction Services

Country United Arab Emirates

State/Province/Region AE - Abu Dhabi

City Abu Dhabi

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Construction Services

Our talented experts are dedicated to managing the complexity inherent in construction projects, catering to each client’s unique needs. We provide services such as program management, construction management and owner’s representation to our clients around the globe.

Job Summary

The QA/QC Engineer will be responsible for providing the Quality Assurance & Quality Control on assigned projects during the Construction Supervision on the project. This role will ensure conformance to high level of quality, performance, and/or code requirements by performing audit duties on the contractor and third parties, continuous communication with the contractor to achieve the contract requirements, and management and implementation of the project Quality Management System.

Manage the quality assurance/quality control function on-site on various project phases.

  • Prepare project site related reports and presentations as required and produce performance measurement tools to monitor the Contractor’s and project performance;

  • Ensure that the approved Inspection and Test Plan (ITP) and Method Statements are implemented by the Contractor on site and the particular hold points required are coordinated with the Project Team;

  • Initiate and supervise independent third party testing at project site to ensure compliance with project specifications;

  • Provide technical assistance and advice to Project Team on inspection levels, materials testing Certification and Handover Documentation;

  • Conduct Quality or technical compliance audits for Contractor, Sub Contractor or Vendors;

  • Review the contract documents for each Construction stage/phase in respect of QA/QC requirements and procedures and advise the SRE of any deficiency;

  • Review QA/QC organisation; make sure that, key personnel CV’s are submitted by the Contractor’s and reviewed by GEC’s relevant personnel, and advise the SRE of his comments;

  • Review QA/QC Procedures as submitted by the Contractor;’s and ensure implementation is in compliance with AGREEMENT requirements;

  • Review Inspection, Test, Plans as submitted by the Contractor’s and ensure compliance with AGREEMENT requirements;

  • Attend activities on site and ensure their compliance with QA/QC procedure in respect of the format signed off by the Contractor’s QA/QC Manager;

  • Check all materials and equipment as delivered on site and ensure its compliance with approved materials and specification;

  • Closely monitor site activities, fully coordinate with PMC discipline engineers, issuing NCR’s in case of non-compliance and reporting to Senior Resident Engineer in case of shortage of skilled labourers and/or site supervision staff;

  • Participate with PMC staff in reviewing the Close-Out Report as submitted by the Contractor’s;

  • Coordinate with the Contractor’s QA/QC representative;

  • Ensure that the Contractor submits a Project-Specific Quality Plan and any other contractual requirement;

  • Maintain and measure The Contractor’s compliance with AGREEMENT’s ANNEXURES as well as the Technical Specification; and,

  • Conduct Quality Meetings with the Contractor on regular time interval.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 12 years experience since obtaining minimum educational qualification

  • Minimum 7 years experience in similar project specific role of which are in a supervisory and Construction management role in infrastructure and roads projects. Familiar with requirements of Project Works Authority in Qatar

  • Experience within the Middle East region preferred but not essential

  • Experience in auditing essential

  • Possess a valid driver’s licence

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering

  • Auditing qualifications

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.