Design & Engineering Manager

Engineering & Maintenance Full Time
  • Engineering & Maintenance
  • Full Time
  • Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
  • Attractive Salary AED / Month
  • Salary: Attractive Salary
  • 15 years years professional experience in large/complex project

Website Hill International

At Hill International, it is our mission to continue growing a global team of technical experts who consistently exceed expectations through collaboration with clients, suppliers, and stakeholders.

Design & Engineering Manager


  • Monitor the performance of the Design Consultant to ensure the Design correctness and completeness as well as compliance with the scope of work requirements.
  • Ensure that the Design Consultant(s) has considered the end user’s requirements as stated in the statement of requirement.
  • Control and manage the Senior Discipline Engineers of the Project Management Team and Consultants in respect of Design and Engineering aspects.
  • Evaluate and endorse the variation orders/concession request submitted by the Design Consultant(s) for Client’s approval.
  • Attend all meetings with Design Consultant(s), its sub-consultants and Client’s Meetings.
  • Review and comment on all drawings and documents submitted by the Design Consultant(s) and ensure the incorporation of all revisions on all documents.
  • Assist, monitor and ensure timely submittals of all documents from the Design Consultant(s) to all government departments until final necessary permits are obtained to proceed with the works to final completion.
  • Coordinate with regional / home office for technical support required to ensure the correctness and completeness of the Design.
  • Review and report to Project Director and Client all Design Consultant(s)’ monthly reports including area of concern and recommended plans of actions.
  • Review the Project Strategy and provide recommendation to Client.
  • Prepare questionnaire for pre-qualification of the Construction Contractors, carry out the pre-qualification and recommend a bidders’ list.
  • Lead PM Disciplines in replying to bidders clarifications, issuing bulletins and attending technical meetings with bidders during Tender stage.
  • Propose alternative materials/systems to improve the Design Operation, Future Maintenance and Construction Cost.
  • Review, supervise and manage the Design approval from the respective authorities leading the PMCM and different consultants working on the project
  • All Project Documents are controlled, recorded and filed as per contact requirements.


  • University Degree in Architecture, Civil or other related field
  • Excellent command of the English Language
  • 15 years years professional experience in large/complex project
  • Minimum 10 years professional experience in large international airport projects (Experience in operational airport environment preferred)
  • Minimum 10 years site experience
  • Excellent communication and computer skills

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