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Top 10 construction jobs in the Middle East: 21-27 April, 2018

Check out 10 jobs you could apply for with top regional employers such as Aurecon, El Seif, Emrill, and Alghanim International

More than 100 construction jobs from the Middle East have been listed on BuildingMENA.com [representational image].
More than 100 construction jobs from the Middle East have been listed on BuildingMENA.com [representational image].
Aurecon is hiring in the UAE [representational image: Emaar Properties].
Aurecon is hiring in the UAE [representational image: Emaar Properties].
El Seif needs a project director in Saudi Arabia [representational image].
El Seif needs a project director in Saudi Arabia [representational image].
Wood Group needs a lead design manager in Kuwait [representational image].
Wood Group needs a lead design manager in Kuwait [representational image].
Atkins is looking for a landscaping expert in Oman. [representational image].
Atkins is looking for a landscaping expert in Oman. [representational image].
Parsons is hiring a commercial manager in Abu Dhabi [representational image].
Parsons is hiring a commercial manager in Abu Dhabi [representational image].
Alrabiah needs a contracts manager in Saudi Arabia [representational image].
Alrabiah needs a contracts manager in Saudi Arabia [representational image].
Wood Group needs a scaffolding expert in Kuwait [representational image].
Wood Group needs a scaffolding expert in Kuwait [representational image].
Emrill requires a facilities manager in Dubai [representational image].
Emrill requires a facilities manager in Dubai [representational image].
El Seif is seeking a tower crane operator in Saudi Arabia [representational image].
El Seif is seeking a tower crane operator in Saudi Arabia [representational image].
Alghanim needs an engineering manager in Kuwait [representational image].
Alghanim needs an engineering manager in Kuwait [representational image].

Numerous construction contracts were awarded in the Middle East last week, especially in the GCC.

Construction activity is steadily increasing in the region, and this is expected to benefit professionals working in the Middle East's job market as well. 

READ: OPWP signs deals for Oman's $156m Salalah water desalination plant

BuildingMENA.com, the Middle East's only construction-specific job portal, has more than 100 jobs listed this week.

In the following pages, Construction Week outlines 10 of those vacancies, all of which can be checked out on BuildingMENA.com.

Project controls manager
UAE

Aurecon Engineering Consultants is looking a project controls manager (PCM) to oversee its Middle East controls team, and work on its major ongoing design projects.

The appointed PCM will service the Dubai Creek Harbour Tower and Expo 2020 Conference and Exhibition (CoEx) centre design project teams.

READ: Contractors attend Expo 2020 Dubai's health and safety event

Additional details about the job are available on BuildingMENA.com.

Project director
Saudi Arabia

El Seif is looking for a project director, whose key responsibility will be to develop adequate work systems and procedures for efficient completion of their assigned projects.

VIDEO: Saudi Arabia construction market update

The project director will also ensure that adequate resources are being provided to the project, and control project budget and expenditure.

Click here to read more about the job on BuildingMENA.com.

Lead design engineer – piping
Kuwait

Wood Group is seeking a lead design manager, who will monitor the assigned scope of piping work to ensure Wood and its contractors perform all work to agreed standards.

READ: Kuwait oil giant to build two refineries

They will also cooperate with other disciplines to ensure the timely realisation of competitive, achievable, and serviceable systems, including their production information documentation.

Full details about the job can be accessed on BuildingMENA.com.

Assistant landscape architect
Oman

Atkins Global has a vacancy for an Omani national to join its team in the sultanate.

The assistant landscape architect will work in a multidisciplinary team of designers and engineers, providing a professional design service to Atkins' clients.

READ: Four in race to win contract for Oman's new city

They must have excellent working knowledge of AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, Sketch Up, and Adobe CS5 (Photoshop/InDesign/Illustrator). 

The ability to hand draw sketches and work on 3D software such as Max and SketchUp will be an added advantage.

Additional job details can be accessed on BuildingMENA.com.

Commercial manager
UAE

Ready to use your contract management expertise to work on complex projects? Parsons is now hiring a commercial manager in Abu Dhabi for its Middle East and Africa (MEA) operations.

The commercial manager will negotiate the most significant contracts or contract modifications, often under difficult conditions.

READ: Dubai's Majid Al Futtaim unveils $3.8bn Tilal Al Ghaf

They will also draw upon their broad experience to effectively negotiate the most favourable terms and conditions with prospective and current clients, while achieving company objectives.

Click here to access full details about the job on BuildingMENA.com.

Contracts manager
Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabian construction company, Alrabiah Consulting Engineers, needs a contracts manager.

READ: SNC-Lavalin wins Saudi Aramco gas plant installation deal

The contracts manager will develop and administer all contract documents from the tender process through to contract closeout, including variations and issue resolution for design, construction, and other project-related contracts.

Visit BuildingMENA.com to apply for the job.

Construction supervisor – scaffolding
Kuwait

Wood Group is currently seeking to recruit a construction supervisor for scaffolding work to join the Al Zour refinery team in Kuwait.

The supervisor will maintain and enforce housekeeping and hygiene standards in the construction areas where scaffolds and platforms are erected and in use.

READ: Kuwait contractor wins $133m Seef deal to build Bahrain's Liwan

They will also ensure scaffolding erection and dismantling is carried out in accordance with applicable specifications, drawings, and standards.

Additional job details can be accessed on BuildingMENA.com.

Facilities manager
UAE

Emrill is looking for a facilities manager to join its team in Dubai. 

The appointed manager will be responsible for total facility management services, including housekeeping, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing (MEP), and building services, security, concierge, and administration operations.

READ: Dubai office building implements IoT and AI to cut energy use

They will also routinely inspect all contracted services to ensure performance measures are being maintained.

Full details of the job are available on BuildingMENA.com.

Tower crane operator
Saudi Arabia

El Seif requires a tower crane operator to join its team in Riyadh.

The operator must have a third-party certification, valid or expired.

READ: 100-bed Saudi German Hospital to be built in UAE’s Ras Al Khaimah

They must also have knowledge of how to operate the crane, in order to meet company and federal rules, regulations, policies, and procedures.

Additional job details can be accessed on BuildingMENA.com.

Engineering manager
Kuwait

Alghanim International needs an engineering manager to join its team for a full-time role in Kuwait.

The engineering manager's main responsibility will be to enhance processes and procedures in the current engineering function, and create new processes and procedures to cater to high-value engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) projects.

READ: Construction consultancy Driver Trett launches Kuwait office

The selected candidate will also carry out pre-award activities, such as preliminary design, preparation of tender drawings, and material take-offs; cost estimation of material, plant and preliminaries; and collaborating with commercial and procurement team in preparation of quotation, materials, and vendors.

Additional job details can be accessed on BuildingMENA.com.

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