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Senior Project Engineer – Environment & Waste

Senior Project Engineer – Environment & Waste

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UAE-Abu Dhabi
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Infrastructure Design

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KEO is a creative enterprise, where innovation is a way of life. We are uniquely resourced with end-to-end services to take clients from inspiration, through conceptualization, to realization of design or project delivery in the built and natural environments. 

For over 50 years we’ve led with vision, contributing to many of the world’s most ambitious projects, iconic places, remarkable experiences and prosperous communities. As a highly integrated and agile AEP/PMCM firm, KEO is ranked by ENR in the Top 200 International Design Firms; a Top 20 International PM firm; and 44th largest global architecture firm. 

We draw from the expertise from over 60 nations, bringing experience from every major market of the globe. With over 2,500 multidisciplinary professionals and staff, we are an international professional consulting services firm. 

We are now seeking an exceptional Senior Project Engineer - Environment and Waste to join our award winning team based within our Abu Dhabi Office.


This critical role will be responsible for conducting environmental studies such as: Environmental Site Assessment (ESA), Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) over a wide range of waste/environmental projects.


Paramount to success within this varied role will include;


  • Knowledge of Environmental and Solid Waste Management Legislative requirements (various Middle East locations) or possess the ability to acquire knowledge quickly. 
  • Experience across all fields of Solid Waste Management (from planning to design and monitoring). 
  • Experience in the delivery of waste strategy projects is highly desirable.
  • Experience in the design of waste management infrastructure is highly desirable.
  • Ensure that solid waste management requirements of local legislation and international best practice standards are complied with. 
  • Assist in the preparation or contribute to tender proposals for the Waste and Environmental Departments in their own right and for cross discipline bids managed by Project Managers within other KEO divisions. 
  • Strong analytical and report writing skills.
  • Site works may be required as part of this position. 


To be successful in this dynamic opportunity, we envision that you will bring a minimum of 5-7 years of career experience with a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Engineering with specialization in solid waste management studies.


Professional Membership of CIWM will be viewed favourably. 


Bilingual communication skills in both English and Arabic will be warmly received.


KEO’s performance is founded upon integrity, results, innovation, safety and our people. 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.