A Chief Engineer earns an average salary of AED 288,000 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

AED 61,277 - AED 704,674
AED 61K
AED 290K
AED 700K
MEDIAN: AED 288,000
10%
50%
90%
AED 0AED 718K
Salary AED 61,277 - AED 704,674
Bonus AED 40,000
Profit Sharing AED 15,000
Total Pay (?
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AED 73,533 - AED 718,210
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Job Description for Chief Engineer

The chief engineer is generally in charge of building, maintenance, and repairs needed on-site. This position is often a supervisory role, in which the chief engineer works with maintenance subordinates and delegates tasks. Some of the duties of the chief engineer include purchasing materials or equipment, fulfilling budget requirements when ordering supplies, and keeping stock of necessary inventory. The chief engineer must work closely with other managers or supervisors to ensure operations run smoothly and meet standards of safety and cleanliness. This position also requires formulating blueprints and designs to be implemented using machinery and equipment.

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Chief Engineer Tasks

  • Supervise engineering department staff and operations, and provide technical leadership and mentoring from quotation to execution.
  • Secure internal, external, and customer funding and assist in the development, preparation, and implementation of operating and capital budgets, and control of expenditures.
  • Ensure quality assurance for facility and its services.
  • Operate, maintain, and repair equipment and machinery.
  • Develop designs, specifications, and/or software of new product development projects.

Chief Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 319,437

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Chief Engineer

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
41%

Experience Affects Chief Engineer Salaries

▲31%

National Average
AED 319,000

▼27%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
41%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
no benefits
None: 8%