Electrical Engineer
at Agility

Date Posted: 11/21/2019

Job Description

Agility Logistics Parks is one of the largest private owners and developers of Warehousing and Light Industrial parks in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. It funds, builds and manages international-standard facilities that help companies operate and expand in the world’s fastest-growing markets. Agility Logistics Parks offer unmatched infrastructure and ready access to transportation networks in strategic locations, with ready access to markets and with services that include 24/7 security, power, connectivity and facilities management. ALP’s 1,000+ customers are multi-nationals, regional and local champions, and small and medium-sized companies.

Agility Logistics Parks has 40 years of design, contracting, engineering, project management and facilities maintenance experience. It engineers world-class structures and complexes with sustainable design features that lower costs and improve efficiency.

The Electrical Engineer is responsible for the design and review, testing, evaluation, component development, and overall management of electrical systems for projects under Agility Logistics Parks (ALP).

Your Responsibilities

  • Provide technical support for maintenance works and ongoing projects, and carry out the necessary supervision of execution
  • Check and compare all contract drawings with shop drawings, specifications, and BOQ to ensure compliance
  • Prepare general specifications and costing for all kinds of electrical works (low tension and high tension) and fire alarm systems
  • Perform technical evaluation of electrical systems, products, components, and applications; confirm system and component capabilities
  • Modify installed fixtures, equipment in buildings/warehouses to suit new technology and save cost on operation
  • Maintain standards in accordance with Kuwait regulations
  • Provide technical guidance to site personnel and technicians
  • Maintain product database; keep price lists for regularly required items updated
  • Conduct daily visits and follow up on all maintenance works and ongoing projects in all locations
  • Submit daily and monthly reports for all electrical maintenance works and projects
  • Enforce safety rules at all times and report contractor non-compliance
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, and actively participating in professional societies

Job Requirements

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or related field
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience as an electrical engineer
  • Professional Engineer license is required
  • Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) accreditation is an advantage

Your Proficiencies

  • Editing expertise for master electrical specifications
  • Proficiency in computer aided design tools
  • Experience with electrical engineering software for electrical studies, fault calculations, one-line diagrams, and panel schedules
  • Committed to complying with various codes and regulatory standards for quality and safety
  • Ability to identify issues, obstacles, and opportunities, and then develop and implement effective solutions
  • Ability to make informed decisions and resolve issues with minimal supervision
  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation, and verbal and written communication skills
  • Keenness to meet deadlines and budgets
  • Ability to negotiate and motivate
  • Ability to deliver on commitments

Job Snapshot

About Us

Agility brings efficiency to supply chains in some of the globe’s most challenging environments, offering unmatched personal service, a global footprint and customized capabilities in developed and developing economies alike. Agility is one of the world’s leading providers of integrated logistics. It is a publicly traded company with more than $4.4 billion in revenue and more than 22,000 employees in over 500 offices across 100 countries.

Agility’s core commercial business, Global Integrated Logistics (GIL), provides supply chain solutions to meet traditional and complex customer needs. GIL offers air, ocean and road freight forwarding, warehousing, distribution, and specialized services in project logistics, fairs and events, and chemicals. Agility’s Infrastructure group of companies manages industrial real estate and offers logistics-related services, including e-government customs optimization and consulting, waste management and recycling, aviation and ground-handling services, support to governments and ministries of defense, remote infrastructure and life support.

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