Project Engineer (Infrastructure)

Job Opening Details

Ref. No.: CO0201
Job Title: Project Engineer (Infrastructure)
Sector: Construction
Project Type: Onshore
Project Area: Middle-East
Project Location: Kuwait
Contract Type: Permanent
Rotation (if any): N/A
Contract Period: 1 Year (Renewable)
Start Date: March 10th, 2017
Salary: USD Negotiable
Benefits: Visas, Joining Airfares, Year Completion Leaving Airfares, Company Car, Mobile Phone, Health Insurance, 21 Working Days' Vacation (Pro-Rate)
Job Posted: March 10th, 2017
Closing Date: March 20th, 2017

Job Description

Job Title:                 Project Engineer (Infrastructure)
Department:            Field Operations 
Direct Manager:       Senior Project Engineer 
Project Type:           Construction (Infrastructure) 
Project Area:           Middle-East
Project Location:      Kuwait - Various Site Locations
Contract Type:         Permanent
Working Program:    9 Hours / Day  -  6 Days / Week
Start Date:              ASAP
Contract Period:       1 Year (Renewable)
Salary:                    Negotiable (USD) - (Please advise your expectation / month while submitting CV)
Benefits:                  Visas, Joining Airfares, Year Completion Leaving Airfares, Company Car, 
                              Mobile Phone, Health Insurance, 21 Working Days' Vacation (Pro-Rate)
Not Covered:            Accommodation & Food
Basic Requirements:
o Bachelor of Engineering in any discipline (as appropriate)
o 10 to 12 years related work experience and 5 Years as a Project Engineer.
o Very good command of English language (written & conversational)
o Basic knowledge of Arabic language could be a plus, but not mandatory.
Main Purpose of Job:
o To Supervise and coordinate project work for his area of discipline in accordance with contract conditions, working within budget and time constraints to ensure customer satisfaction.
Job Responsibilities:
o To monitor and assign work to Site Engineers in accordance with Company’s policies and procedures and limits of authority.
o To monitor and control expenses related to project work and ensure organisational forecasts and budgets are met for these expenses.
o To handle procurement activities relating to contracts and sub contracts in accordance with Company’s Procedures and Procurement department activities.
o To undertake team briefings and inception activities to ensure all aspects of work are understood by all concerned parties.
o To ensure safety standards and procedures are implemented and followed in accordance with contract requirements and Company guidelines.
o To undertake QC reporting interaction with other departments of Company and clients to assure production schedules and deliveries are met.
o To be responsible and report on the scheduling of man/material movements for all aspects of construction and or maintenance activity.
o To act as a liaison with contractors and clients managing any work interfaces and enhancements to project scope
o To review and evaluate technical submittals and shop drawings prior to submission to consultants and clients according to required project standards.
o To assist the Project Manager in preparation of Sub Contract agreements and to recruit people for his area of discipline.
o Planning Skills
o Project Management Skills
o Procurement & Engineering knowledge 
o Team Leadership Skills
o Supervisory Skills
o Negotiation Skills
o Computer skills.
o Statements in this Job Description are intended to reflect, in general, the duties and responsibilities of the position, but are not to be interpreted as totally inclusive.
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o The position you're applying for;
o The availability & notice period;
o The minimum accepted salary / month (in USD);
o The validity of your Biometric Passport (preferably minimum 2 years).