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Our Vacancy

Civil Designer – Substation

  • Fixed-Term Contract /
  • Al Khobar
  • 21/05/24
  • On site

Finding solutions to climate change is the priority of the 21st century, and means switching to low-carbon energy. At Assystem, our mission is to accelerate the energy transition worldwide. To achieve this, our 7,000 Switchers combine their historical engineering expertise and project management with digital technologies.


In our 12 countries (Europe, Middle East, Asia) of operation, we are working on the production and distribution of low-carbon electricity, through the development of nuclear and renewable energies. We are also supporting the modernisation and development of energy grids, managing the setup and siting for new transmission and distribution networks, and using hydrogen to decarbonise the transport and industry sectors.


Job Description

  • Achieve the company goal for client’s deliverables (Drawings & Documents) for consultancy services.
  • Achieve effective communication and co-ordination towards client deliverables.
  • Ensure implementation of ASR drafting standards and adapting to client standards and requirements.
  • To produce Technically correct and coordinated drawing/document or the purpose the drawing/document it is issued for.
  • Creating Architectural, Civil & Structural Design drawings and activities to achieve the company goal for client’s deliverables for consultancy services.
  • Achieving the requirements of the Engineering team by reflecting their inputs on the drawings.
  • Ensuring the implementation of company systems and standards, especially for CAD & MICROSTATION.
  • Communicate and co-ordinate with the technical team which includes other disciplines, verify vendor information.
  • Producing Architectural, Civil & structural BIM drawings.
  • Knowledge of BIM is an added advantage.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES & ACCOUNTABILITIES:  

  • Creating the Architectural, Civil & structural BIM Modeling/Design drawings after agreeing on the concept with Senior/ lead engineer/department head.
  • Creating and generating Architectural, Civil & structural BIM modeling /Drawings as per BEP and BIM standards shared from company BIM unit as well as per relevant project standards.
  • Preparing the Architectural, Civil & structural design drawings, shop-drawings, and As-built drawings.
  • Coordinating with Engineers to collect the project requirements and ensure the consistency and full coordination between all design trades including vendor information by using x-ref tools or BIM links for relevant associated design models.
  • Printing the drawings PDF, DWG, DWF or any other formats for submittals drawings or for squad check meetings if needed.
  • Perform self-eye technical review on drawings prior commencing the 1st eye review process as well as prior to starting the QC checking for any submittals whenever requested by department head or lead engineer or Senior Engineer or Engineer.
  • Attending technical meetings with client BIM team and especially technical BIM peers whenever requested by department head/lead engineer/senior engineer.
  • Mobilized to the site whenever needed based on Task/Project need, e.g. to prepare As-built drawings during construction stage.
  • Extracting material quantities to quantity surveyor teams including considering material specs.
  • Complying with the check list shared from Engineer side for drawings/BIM model throughout any project for technical items works on the project/task level.
  • Creating the quality assurance department package for approval and filling any check lists required by QC team related to BIM/drawings as part of company standard.
  • Generating the BIM interference clash report if working on BIM projects.
  • responsibility to resolve the modeling clashes and to send the compliance report to BIM Engineer.
  • Perform the BIM standardization parameters and norms as per BEP and projects relevant.
  • Archiving the markups drawings given by the Engineer at every design stage.
  • Providing the highlighted markups drawings to the Engineer as evidence on comments implementations.
  • Responsible for drawing folders during all stages.

My profile

Diploma/Degree in Drafting Technology.

Training certificates for Computer Aided Design

Years of Experience/ Sector

Should have minimum of 8-10 years’ experience in Drafting.

Should have worked on Substation Projects

Job-Specific Skills:

  1. Microstation V8i
  2. AutoCAD 2D
  3. Microsoft Office (world, excel, etc.)
  4. Saudi Electricity Standards (SEEDS II)
  5. Saudi Aramco Manager (EDSD)Drawing
  6. Saudi Aramco CADD Standards (SACS)
  7. Revit (optional)

We are committed to equal treatment of candidates and promote, as well as foster all forms of diversity within our company. We believe that bringing together people with different backgrounds and perspectives is essential for creating innovative and impactful solutions. Skills, talent, and our people’s ability to dare are the only things that matter !. Bring your unique contributions and help us shape the future.

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