Senior Mechanical Lead Engineer

Date posted 13.10.2016

Ref number 354223

Job Details
Location Saudi Arabia - Riyadh
Number of Vacancies 1
Career Level Mid Level
Minimum Experience Not Specified
Minimum Education Level Bachelors Degree
English Level Advanced
Special Requirements
- Technical knowledge of engineering systems, engineering calculations, applications of engineering methods and construction methods and materials, and application of computer aided engineering (CAE)/computer aided design (CAD) tools to engineering problems.
- Extensive knowledge and experience in the planning, design and construction of the following systems:

- HVAC (Space cooling and ventilation) systems;
- Plumbing (Cold & hot water services) systems;
- Drainage (Waste-water, Soil & vent, Storm-Water) systems;
- Fire protection & fighting system;
- And associated BMS & electrical services integration requirements.

- Knowledge of project controls within discipline.
- Good knowledge of major industry or regulatory standards and design criteria pertinent to the particular engineering discipline.
- Basic skill in oral and written communication.

The above is normally acquired through:

- A recognized degree in an engineering or a related scientific discipline, from an accredited college or university, OR
- A Professional Engineer license from a recognized licensing board, OR
- A sufficient number of specialized courses in relevant general engineering or appropriate engineering disciplines to meet job requirements, AND
- Developmental experience such as practical work experience in design engineering or other relevant types of engineering such as systems startup, field engineering, or plant operation in large industrial plants, utilities, process plants or other engineering/construction firms.
- For positions primarily of a specialized nature, an equivalent graduate level education may be substituted for experience.
- Evaluates, selects, and applies standard engineering methods, techniques, procedures and criteria, using independent judgment in making adaptations and modifications.
- Organizes outstanding client comments on Mechanical MEP systems designs, determines the root technical issue to be resolved and the appropriate resolution based on applicable contract and code requirements, leads the resolution discussions with the client, and drives any resulting design revisions to completion.
- Performs assignments, which have clear and specific objectives and require the investigation of a limited number of variables for an engineering discipline within a global business unit.
- Performs overall systems design and engineering tasks, within a discipline, having some degree of complexity.
- Understands roles played by other disciplines on the project.
- Participates in reviewing and checking designs, drawings and data by other engineers or by suppliers.
- Monitors project controls within discipline.
- Assists in the on-the-job training of people assigned.
- Familiar with all Engineering Department Procedures (EDPs) and their application to projects.
- Knowledge of design standards and guides, and Bechtel Standard Application Programs (BSAPs) applicable to the discipline.


A. Supervision Received

- Receives technical and administrative supervision from a Project Engineer.

B. Supervision Exercised

- Provides instructions on specific assignment objectives, complex features and possible solutions.
- Assistance is furnished on unusual problems and work is reviewed for application of acceptable methods and judgment.

- Provides technical direction to drafters, designers, technicians and less experienced engineers as directed.

C. Contacts

- Contacts counterpart in other disciplines, supplier/client representatives and project field personnel when directed, to either gather or give information.


- Performs work, generally within one discipline, which involves the preparation, interpretation or review of calculations, specifications, plans, investigations, surveys, structures, systems or equipment with relatively few complex features against industry code and client contract requirements.
- Develops equipment specifications, evaluates technical bids, supports development of equipment purchase orders by others
- Reviews design documents of equipment manufacturers or subcontractors of a moderate degree of complexity, and prepares comments and recommendations.
- Supports development of engineering scope for the installation contractors
- Assists in preparation of forecasts, quantity take-offs and change orders.
- Preparation or review of engineering studies and reports
- Preparation or review of material quantity estimates
- Prepares letters for replies to client and vendor correspondence.
- Monitors project controls within discipline.
- Participates in and fosters a work environment that is based upon openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.
Salary and Allowance
Salary Negotiable
Employment Visa Provided
Transportation Negotiable
Housing Negotiable
Medical Insurance Negotiable
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Company Size Over 200 Employees

On GULF Market Over 10 Years

Company Type Direct Employer

Senior Mechanical Lead Engineer



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