Resident Engineer Job In Abu Dhabi

At Stantec, we approach every project as a partnership, because our work creates a lasting impact on our clients’ communities. We believe that when smart, passionate, creative people come together, real possibilities are within reach.

Our people are at the heart of everything we do; they give our work purpose. If you want to be a part of our unwavering team and can bring your sense of imagination and determination to every challenge, then this is the right place for you.

Stantec is looking to hire a Resident Engineer to plan and Manage all construction site staff and contract service deliverables.

Management of a team of multi discipline architects, engineers, inspectors and specialists.

Attendance or representation as appropriate at all project related construction meetings.

Monitoring and reporting on the contractor’s activities on site with respect to technical and contractual compliance.

Supervise the adherence to project Health and Safety Plan and instructing appropriate action with regard to Health and safety issues.

Ensuring maintenance and compliance of Stantec procedures.

Report on the performance of the contractors with regard to quality of works and compliance with project performance indicator.

Review and approval of shop drawings, materials and equipment, mockups and samples, brochures and other engineering submissions.

Review and approval of as-built drawings guarantees, warranties maintenance manuals, spare parts and close-out reports

Take actions to deal with the results of delays, bad weather, emergencies at construction site.

Coordinate with supervisory personnel, owners, contractors, and Stantec design teams to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems.

Respond to Request for Information and queries raised by contractors.

Administer Change orders.

As appropriate visit the sites of the extraction and fabrication of material/equipment for performance & workmanship before delivery to site.

Assist the Client in settling and disputes between the client and contractors.


Resident Engineer (Buildings)




Minimum Ten 10 years experience

Minimum Bachelor’s degree in relevant disciplines: Civil / Structural

Knowledge And Skills

Strong engineering and technical background. (FIDIC contracts)

Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Excellent command of Microsoft Office business solution (Excel, Word).


Must have integrity and be able to demonstrate both drive and excellent organizational ability.

Ability to manage potential conflict robustly.

Able to make decisions, act on own initiative and operate in a proactive way.

Ability to lead a multi-discipline team effectively.

Act as a Mentor to Stantec construction staff.

Flexibility and adaptability to handle variety of assigned tasks and workload.

Service orientated and ability to develop long term relationships with Stakeholders.

We’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.
The Stantec community unites approximately 28,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring buildings, energy and resource, environmental, and infrastructure projects to life. Our workengineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics, from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioningbegins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.
Our local strength, knowledge, and relationships, coupled with our world-class expertise, have allowed us to go anywhere to meet our clients’ needs in more creative and personalized ways. With a long-term commitment to the people and places we serve, Stantec has the unique ability to connect to projects on a personal level and advance the quality of life in communities across the globe. Stantec trades on the TSX and the NYSE under the symbol STN. Visit us at or find us on our other social media channels.

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