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Protective Coatings Project Engineer
Ref No.: 17-00065
Location: Doha, Qatar QA


Client Profile
Our client is a well renowned building materials contracting organisation and we are recruiting an experienced Project Engineer to support the Project Manager in the planning, monitoring, execution and delivery of large scale contracting projects in Qatar to meet agreed budget, quality and timescales and working closely with consultants and contractors. This role is based in Muscat.

Responsibilities
Meeting with developers, contractors and consultants for clarification, kick off and review meetings.
Working with the technical and finance teams to agree the contractual terms for each proposal and contract.
Conduct site visits and audits.
Implementing and monitoring a suitable project safely plan and ensuring that all HSE requirements are met.
Budget and cost control.
Management reporting.
Actively involved in ensuring that timely payments are made and liaising with the client to avoid conflict and delays in payment.
Liaising with government entities to obtain permits and licenses.

Essential Skills & Experience Required
5 – 8 years' experience gained in the GCC with a minimum of 3 years' experience in Qatar in commercial contracting project management for developments with CAPEX exceeding QAR 50M with the ability to implement project plans to execute and handover projects within contractual budget, quality and timescales.
Experience of protective coatings and paints or flooring systems for large scale industrial commercial projects.
Financial acumen - experience of managing projects budgets and costs and a thorough understanding of estimation and pricing of projects.
Critical path scheduling and risk management to identify and quantify risk and mitigate risks.
Ability to build long term relationships with contractors and consultants
Effective project management skills.
Ability to read engineering drawings with a good knowledge of AutoCAD.
Extensive knowledge of local and national building codes and construction design practices.

Education
Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering or Construction Engineering
Project Management certification (PMP)

Candidate Profile
Indian nationality currently living in Qatar.
Qatar driving license is mandatory.
Fluent in English – must be able to read, write and speak fluent English.