Senior Project Engineer (Civil/MEP)

Description:

The role holder is responsible for installation of assigned electricity projects for Kahramaa, through effective supervision and execution of assignments,  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 Projects in the preparation of feasibility plans and budgets for all Kahramaa’s electricity projects related to 400 kV to 11 kV voltage level primary by providing necessary project information that would enable better decision making
Assists Head of Projects in the articulation of project execution strategies for expansion plans of Qatar transmission system, based on the prescribed specifications and project design, ensuring  balance between the immediate project needs and the long term goals of the Electricity Projects Department
Assists Head of Projects in developing project management policies in compliance with all relevant quality standards and procedural and legislative requirements
Assists Head of 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
Participates in the development of bidding and contract documents, for all Kahramaa’s electricity 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
Inspects contractor’s materials during factory visits, from a quality assurance and quality control point of view, prior to material approvals for project implementation
Supervises the project implementation of minor, medium and major size main electricity projects of substations and ensures the implementation is in line with project execution plans
Supervises subordinate engineers in troubleshooting technical problems in electrical engineering discipline and ensures effective formulation and implementation of appropriate corrective actions
Inspects and monitors substation installation site activities, to ensure objectives are accomplished within the prescribed time frame and budget parameters
Supervises the preparation of regular project status reports, and forwards the same to Head of Projects, for his/ her review and inputs
Ensures information regarding Kahramaa’s electricity projects and construction works, is documented and well managed, for easy access, when required
Reviews and raises requisitions for technical journals and ensures a robust operating procedure is in place for matters related to publishing of technical documentation
Works in cooperation with Quality Assurance and Continual Improvement department on securing and maintaining the ISO 9001-2008 certification
Carries out and ensures the compliance of all activities within the Electricity Projects Section are in-line with Kahramaa health and safety regulations
Conducts contract follow ups and interfaces between contactor, consultant and end-user until final certificate is issued

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Electrical 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 infrastructure project design and management

Category:

Technical Jobs

Position:

Senior level

Department:

Electricity Projects Dept

Posting Date:

08 . March . 2018




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