Senior Project Engineer (Non KM Projects)


The role holder is responsible to supervise and ensure assigned Kahramaa secondary Non KM projects related to distribution networks, through effective supervision and execution of assignments,  and with respect to time and project schedules. This includes supervising all phases of project execution, selection of  optimal consultants and contractors, supervising implementation, and timely completion of project milestones.

Assists the Head of Secondary Projects in the preparation of budgets for all Kahramaa’s secondary water non KM projects related to distribution networks by providing necessary project information that would enable better decision making
Assists Head of Secondary Projects in the articulation of project execution strategies for secondary non KM water projects related to distribution networks, based on the prescribed specifications and project design, ensuring  balance between the immediate project needs and the long term goals of the Water Projects Department
Assists Head of Secondary Projects in developing project management policies for distribution network construction in the non KM projects, in compliance with all relevant quality standards and procedural/ legislative requirements
Assists Head of Secondary Projects in the development of project scheduling tools and procedures, in order to assist project engineers in controlling various activities of the project
Participates in the review and approval of project designs, plans and drawings prepared in-house or by consultants and endorses all cost and contractual terms and conditions
Supervises the development of bidding and contract documents, for all Kahramaa’s secondary non KM distribution water projects, in compliance with all established standards and benchmarks
Participates in the evaluation of bids received from vendors from a projects perspective, to ensure that the proposals, specifications and capabilities proposed by vendors are compliant on requisite specifications
Supervises the project implementation of minor, medium and major size secondary water projects of distribution networks and ensures the implementation is in line with project execution plans
Supervises subordinate engineers in troubleshooting technical problems in mechanical engineering discipline and ensures effective formulation and implementation of appropriate corrective actions
Monitors all distribution network construction site activities to ensure objectives are accomplished within the prescribed time frame and budget parameters
Negotiates and resolves any disputes with contractors regarding payments and or/ claims, when necessary
Supervises the preparation of regular project status reports, and forwards the same to Head of Secondary Projects, for his review and inputs
Attends Factory Acceptance Test
Attends and witnesses material production test and inspection at manufactures
Ensures information regarding Kahramaa’s secondary non KM distribution water projects and construction works, is documented and well managed, for easy access, when required
Works in cooperation with Quality Assurance and Continual Improvement department on securing and maintaining the ISO 9002 certification
Carries out and ensures the compliance of all activities within the Secondary Projects Section are in-line with Kahramaa health and safety regulations


Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Mechanical/Civil Engineering, post-graduate certification / degree preferred

More than 10 years of relevant experience in a similar industry of which minimum 4+ years of supervisory experience preferably in water utility project design and management


Technical Jobs


Senior level


Water Projects Department

Posting Date:

08 . March . 2018