Structural Engineer Middle East Africa & Asia Pacific

Doka Group
Malaysia, Petaling Jaya
Job Type
Expiry Date
02/09/2022 10:33:00
Company Description

Doka is a world leader in providing innovative formwork solutions and services in all areas of construction. The company is also a global supplier of well-thought-out scaffolding solutions for a varied spectrum of applications. With more than 160 sales points and logistical facilities in over 70 countries, Doka has a high-performing distribution network for advice, customer service and technical support while ensuring equipment is provided swiftly - no matter how big the project. Based from its headquarters in Amstetten, Austria, Doka employs 7,400 people worldwide and is a company of the Umdasch Group, which has stood for reliability, experience and trustworthiness for more than 150 years.

As a customer-focused organisation, Doka understands that its greatest assets are its employees, which is why Doka is consistently looking for talented professionals who are keen to develop their career in this challenging industry.

Headquartered in Dubai, the Doka Middle East Africa & Asia Pacific (MEAAP) Area team offers support to the core functions of sales, operations, support, engineering and HR. Established to offer a versatile network of products, systems and expertise, Doka MEAAP oversees some of the fastest growing economies in the world, making it an ideal partner for new and challenging projects, ranging from major infrastructure development such as metro systems, bridges and tunnels to energy sector scaffolding solutions.

Doka MEAAP is currently looking to recruit a career driven professional to join its versatile team in Kuala Lumpur/ Malaysia. The suitable candidate will be a qualified, natural team player who can add significant value to this highly dynamic team.

Job Description

From metro stations to high rises to more challenging projects such as the diamond shaped PNB 118, Doka Malaysia  has  diversified  in  terms  of  scope,  but  also  location  to  include  several  projects  outside  of  the capital city of Kuala Lumpur.

Doka  currently looking for a Structural Engineer MEAAP who will be responsible for providing engineering design and calculation support to high-rise buildings and civil infrastructure projects across the Middle East, Asia and Australia.

If you are passionate about your work, have an inner drive to succeed and a desire to learn and grow from your experience, this could be the perfect next challenge for you.

This position requires an enthusiastic individual who understands the formwork and scaffolding industry, is able to manage formwork design planning independently, as well as support the Sales team during proposal and pitching.

Your extensive experience in formwork design, specifically in high-rise and civil infrastructure, will make you successful in this role. If you are looking to work for a reputed international company within a multicultural team based in Malaysia,  then this position is an exciting opportunity for you!

You will be reporting directly to the Head of Engineering EAP.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supports engineering projects across the Middle East, Asia and Australia
  • Works closely with our customers, sales employees and project engineers
  • Creates verifiable structural analyses for construction companies and coordinates with their project engineers
  • Creates tools for the dimensioning of formwork solutions
  • Performs internal and external static trainings
  • Supports the Product Center Middle East Africa & Asia Pacific with product developments
  • Coordinates closely with the static department at Doka's headquarter for experience exchange and the implementation of a best practice approach within the area Middle East Africa & Asia Pacific

  • Graduation in Civil Engineering (specialization in structural engineering or steel construction is advantageous)
  • Professional experience in structural engineering/ statics is desirable
  • Building material knowledge (steel, wood, concrete)
  • Knowledge of European and local standards
  • Knowledge of CAD and structural engineering software (AutoCAD, Revit, 3D and 2D Rstab, MathCad)
  • Team-oriented work approach and flexibility
  • Analytical skills and technical proficiency
  • Strong communication skills
  • Willingness to travel and be mobile