AF23427 - Commissioning Engineer- BMS MEP Projects | AF Engineering

Department: Mechanical Electrical and Plumbing - Projects
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 26-May-2016

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.


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Al-Futtaim Engineering, Mechanical Electrical and Plumbing Projects

Al-Futtaim Engineering's MEP division is a specialist engineering company undertaking the design, engineering, supply, installation, commissioning and maintenance of mechanical, electrical and Plumbing services for commercial, residential and infrastructure projects. With an experienced team of leaders, managers supported by highly qualified and experienced engineers and technicians, the MEP division has the ability to handle even the most demanding of mechanical, air conditioning, electrical, Plumbing and fire protection projects, which requires on time delivery of quality products.

Al-Futtaim Engineering’s MEP division was first established in 1978 in the UAE and has since expanded its operations into KSA, Qatar and Egypt in recent years.

About the Position:

The key responsibilities of the Commissioning Engineer will include:


  • Executing the Projects & assignments efficiently and achieve milestones and scheduled completion
  • Tracking the project progress periodically to ensure that the scheduled works and the interfaces with other services and contractors are met
  • Ensuring superior levels of quality by adhering to approved design, BOQ, contractual terms and conditions, project scope and method statements
  • Ensuring strict compliance to engineering standards & practices, Govt. Regulations, HSE & Quality standards
  • Ensuring accuracy of executed work as per approved shop drawings and adherence to engineering standards and minimise / eliminate repeat works
  • Following and monitoring records of verbal and written instructions and design changes to protect company’s interest by comparing with concept design
  • Arranging and conducting all changes made during execution from the approved drawings and coordinate to provide as built drawings
  • Controlling all costs including manpower (own and hired) and material within budgeted levels by careful planning and execution and achieve the budgeted margin or more
  • Maintaining accurate documentation of engineers and site instructions, record variations obtain approvals and submit variation claims and valuations on time
  • Coordinating, negotiating and finalising claims, the technical and financial closure of the projects to maximise profit levels.
  • Training, coaching and motivating team members to maximise productivity and achieve      the project milestones and completion targets
  • Identifying training needs and recommend training for team members to improve skill levels and competency to build up a multi skilled technical team
  • Liaising with clients, contractors, consultants, local authorities and vendors to build & maintain cordial relationship and ensure smooth operations




About You:

To be successful in winning this role, the following are the prerequisites:

  • A University Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • 4 Plus years of experience working as a commissioning Engineer
  • 4 plus years exprience working in a contracting company






Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.