Airport Engineering Consultant (2023EXC02SP022) South Africa

Salary: AED30000 - AED30000 per month

Airport Engineering Consultant
Preparing sketches and drawings of airport facilities such as runways and terminals, based on blueprints provided by architects or engineers
Conducting environmental impact studies to determine the effect of proposed construction projects on natural habitats or human populations
Meeting with airlines and other stakeholders to discuss issues that may impact airport operations
Conducting environmental impact assessments to determine the potential impact of construction projects on the environment
Coordinating with construction crews to ensure that building projects are completed on schedule and within budget requirements
Maintaining and updating records of construction costs, equipment purchases, and other financial data related to airport projects
Conducting site surveys to determine project requirements and designing layouts for new construction projects
Planning, designing, and overseeing construction projects to ensure that they meet state and federal guidelines for safety, efficiency, and environmental impact
Administering the procurement procedure, logistics, and workforce as per the monetary standard fixed by the client
Performing a detailed market inquiry and building a strong network of contractors,designing firms, engineers, and various consulting companies
Collecting and compiling the reports from all the departments working for the project and presenting them to the higher management
Enforcing deadlines to all the departments and making sure that they are working within them
Setting up strict budgets for each department
Applying safety standards for the project
Coming up with effective and quick solutions for any issue that arises during the execution of the project
Checking the quality of raw materials used in the construction work
Running a safety check once the project is complete
Preparing the final project report for the management
Develops and administers the Airport Master Plan to include collaborating with management with system planning and capacity enhancement programs for sustaining and improving the airport's infrastructure and facilities.
Analyzes regulatory and social/political constraints in airport development.
Administers planning policies and regulations; interprets and implements Federal, State and Regional laws and regulations.
Conducts airside planning studies and analysis including gate layout/optimization, hold room analysis.
Coordinates department planning activities; trains and mentors professional and technical staff; edits written work of staff for accuracy and readability of content; monitors turnaround time for completion of assignments; evaluate and recommends modification of procedures to improve planning results; keep statistics of planning team's work.
Serves as a program leader in a functional planning area; assigns and supervises a variety of functions to achieve the objectives of the section, unit, or project.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must possess required knowledge, skills, abilities, and experience and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.
Knowledge of the principles of airport planning.
Knowledge of Federal and State laws relating to airport planning and development
Skill in oral and written communication.( English and French)
Skill in handling multiple tasks and prioritizing.
Skill in data analysis and problem solving.
Skill in planning and organizing.
Skill in using computers and related software.
Ability to make formal presentations of program and/or project recommendations.
Ability to work under the pressures of rigid and/or short work cycle.
Ability to maintain confidentially.
Ability to develop and implement long-range plans.
Ability to work with frequent interruptions and changes in priorities.
Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with other City employees and the public.