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Job Opportunities at WorleyParsons Dubai
WorleyParsons Resources and Energy is a leading provider of professional services to the energy, mining, resource, complex process and infrastructure industries.  Our success has resulted from outstanding project delivery for customers around the world. Our vision is to be the preferred global provider of technical, project and operational support services to our customers, using the distinctive WorleyParsons culture to create value for our customers and prosperity for our people.  

The WorleyParsons' Ports and Marine Terminals team is a specialist global group that completes Coastal and Marine Engineering projects for resource and public infrastructure clients.  Please refer to our company website www.worleyparsons.com for further background information.  
We have presently an opening for qualified Coastal Engineer in response to our growing business. The position is based in Dubai, one of the most relaxed cities in the Middle East with a cosmopolitan lifestyle, amazing beaches and a wide range of sporting activities. The standard of living is very high with international schools, good quality housing and excellent health care system. 

Specifically, we require:

Required Skills:
. A minimum of 2 years' experience in coastal engineering
. Knowledge and experience using any of the following software: DHI's MIKE (SW, BW, HD, MT and ST),  SWAN, CORMIX, Delft 3D, UNIBEST, SLOPE-W and SHIPMA software.
. Willingness to learn and assist with metocean field surveys.
. Willingness to learn and assist with field trips to supervise coastal works.
. Willingness to learn project management and client interaction.
. Excellent English communication and reporting skills.
. Excellent Computer skills including Excell, Word, and Power Point. 

. Post graduate degree in coastal, marine or environmental engineering/sciences.
. Previous experience in the Middle East.
. Understanding of coastal engineering structures including design of breakwaters, revetments, seawalls, intake/outfall structures and scour protection systems.
. Familiarity with Matlab, ArcMap, CEDAS, Joinsea, Grapher and Surfer software.
. Knowledge of navigation studies.
. Previous experience interacting with clients, government organizations and other disciplines.
. Familiarity with international coastal engineering codes and standards.

WorleyParsons offers an attractive salary and competitive benefits package commensurate with education and experience.  

Please send application cover letter and resume via email (less than 5MB) before the 24th of February to mary.pena@worleyparsons.com 
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