17045BR Requisition Number : 17045BR Description : Stantec is currently seeking a Specification Writer for a duration of 6 months to support on ongoing water projects.
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities :
Analyze and interpret civil, mechanical, electrical and Ica, design documentation and prepare outline and detailed technical specifications to be used as part of contract documents for building construction contracts.
Research, develop, maintain and continuously update a materials library for ready reference with physical catalogues, brochures, samples etc.
as well as a digital links, contacts, technical data etc.
Develop and maintain standard specification templates to be used for water infrastructure projects following international best practices and systems
Remain in regular contact with vendors, suppliers and manufacturers to keep the materials library and specification templates up-to-date.
Write technical descriptions specifying material qualities and properties, utilizing knowledge of material standards, construction processes or manufacturing procedures.
Conduct quality reviews of design documents while researching and preparing specifications.
Prepare project manuals with an in-depth familiarity with the various contract types and general and special conditions.
Coordinate progress of specification development with all disciplines and ensure the specification documents are completed in time for each stage submission.
Stay current on product development, new materials, code changes and industry trends .
Work on multiple projects running concurrently and manage own time and resources to ensure timely delivery and quality of specifications.
Respond to client, contractor and / or consultants' technical queries regarding specifications.
Title : Specification Writer (6 months) Qualifications :
Bachelor's degree in engineering equivalent
Minimum 10 years of experience writing technical specifications for water projects
Knowledge of GCC local regulatory requirements - preferably those for Saudi Arabia, Abu Dhabi, Doha, Riyadh and Jeddah.
Superior written and verbal English communication skills
Computer skills with an emphasis on MS Office suite and Adobe Acrobat, FTP programs and SharePoint.
Previous experience in building design consultancy / contracting firms, architecture-engineering firms, construction management or specification consulting firms.
Excellent interpersonal skills, working with others in a team setting, communicating with Client team and Contractor contact and working on multiple projects at the same time.
Job Category : Civil Engineering, Technical Writing About Stantec : We're active members of the communities we serve. That's why at Stantec we always design with community in mind.
We believe growing a great design company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus creativity, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary.
The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring projects to life.
Our work as architects, engineers, and consultants from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a solid history of success.
So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work.
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