DynCorp International LLC. Electrical Engineer in AL DHAFRA AIR BASE, United Arab Emirates

Job Summary

The Electrical Engineer designs, develops and maintains electrical systems and/or components to required specifications, focusing on economy, safety, reliability, quality and sustainability.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Performs design work for new construction, renovations and improvement projects for real property facilities

  • Interprets and adapts traditional methods and approaches in developing design calculations, layouts, drawings, and specifications that support project objectives and standards

  • Responsible for selected construction inspections, quality control and submittal reviews beyond the expertise of construction managers

  • Develops cost estimates and time schedules, Reviews and analyzes preliminary and final designs, plans and specifications for technical efficiency and adequacy

  • Prepares necessary correspondence, technical reports, contract documents, fact sheets and status reports and prepares final construction drawings suitable for obtaining qualified bids from Contractors

  • Monitors and/or manages projects for new construction, renovations and improvements to real property facilities, utilizing a professional knowledge of engineering

  • Responsible for the correct and efficient execution of assigned work involving the installation, removal, inspection, maintenance and repair of all electrical systems, distribution systems and fixtures

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in the assembly, installation and repair of electrical cables, systems power distribution systems, distribution panels, inspections, etc

  • Secures the cooperation of other crafts/trades supervisors and to instill within the assigned electrical staff the cooperative attitude necessary for working closely with other maintenance trade workers

  • May at times be obligated to perform actual maintenance and repair work

  • Complies with health, safety and environmental rules and procedures and performs work in a manner that enhances the safety of the work environment

  • Perform other duties as required

Knowledge & Skills

  • Excellent communications, effective leadership and interpersonal skills

  • Capable of complete design services including electric power distribution networks, power load determination, exterior electric, interior electric, and site lighting

  • Working knowledge of Design Review, Project Mobilization, Quality Compliance, QA, Safety, Project Controls, and Capture Management

  • Proficient in AutoCAD 2012 or later, and use AutoCAD to create presentable and accurate facility and infrastructure plans for concept and statement of work requirements for project execution

  • Computer literate; can use Microsoft Office and Project, etc

Experience & Education

  • Electrical Engineering degree required

  • Professional Engineer (PE) License Highly Desired

  • Must have a minimum of 5 years of design experience

  • Preference will be given to individuals who have worked on US Government and Military domestic and international projects

  • Be capable of providing designs, preparing drawings, statements of work, AF Form 66 submittal registers, and project cost estimates for their respective discipline.

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Living and working conditions at the assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable

  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions

  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions


  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally


Job Posting: May 11, 2017, 11:00:02 AM

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Req ID: 1702112