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Project Engineer - Wet Utilities

Project Engineer - Wet Utilities

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For over 50 years KEO has consistently delivered iconic internationally recognized projects. We offer clients highly specialized services in planning, architecture, engineering, sustainability, landscape design, infrastructure, quantity surveying and project and construction management. At the core of the firm are over 2,500 highly skilled professionals based in 14 offices throughout Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

KEO’s innovative multidisciplinary offerings have helped it maintain top positions in global rankings and our standards of excellence are reflected in KEO being entrusted with some of the leading projects across the region.

We are now seeking an exceptional Project Engineer - Wet Utilities to join our award winning team based within our Dubai Office.

This critical role will be responsible for the steady state and extended period simulation for design of Storm and Waste Water Networks, including reservoirs, Sustainable Drainage Systems (SuDS), plans, tender documents, specification, cost estimates, design approvals, design reports, master plan reports, calculations and technical proposals.



Paramount to success within this varied role will include ;


  • Knowledge of local and regional design standards for wet services ahnd have a good knowledge on the local environmental regulations on wastewater discharge
  • Must be able to take decisions on design aspects without supervision and be able to demonstrate ability to improve systems of work
  • Liaise, negotiate and obtain NOCs from Authorities
  • Accountable for project delivery on time
  • Presenting/discussing/defending design work with Clients/Authorities.
  • Must be able to coordinate with CAD operators
  • Good knowledge of pressure networks is preferable (Potable, Firefighting and Irrigation Networks).
  • Knowledge of open earth canal design is advantageous.
  • Proficiency in the following software is required:
  • AutoCAD, StormCAD, Windes (microdrainage), Hammer, SewerCAD, InfoWorks, Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc)
  • Knowledge of the following software is preferable: WaterGEMS, InfoWater, Civil 3D, Adobe Suite (In-Design, Photoshop), Visual Basic


To be successful in this dynamic opportunity, we envision that you will bring a minimum of 3 - 5 years career experience with aBSc/BEng Civil Engineering as minimum, MEng Civil Engineering desirable.


Member of a professional institution is preferable and working towards chartership is desirable.


KEO’s performance is founded upon integrity, results, innovation, safety and our people. Comprising over 60 different nationalities we embrace diversity and recognise its’ contribution to client success wherever we work.


Our generous remuneration packages are bespoke and provide a wide range of additional benefits to support both national and expatriate employees and their families. We take pride in offering long term and dynamic career opportunities and invest in our people through our global learning, development and leadership programs.


We are excited to hear how you can partner with our award winning team and treat all expressions of interest confidentially.