Engineering Manager

Al Habtoor Leighton Group
UAE

Ref: HP484-03

Al Habtoor Leighton Group

The Role

To ensure that all project engineering and planning functions comply with the requirements of the contract, so as to provide Client satisfaction, safe and economical construction operations and maximum profitability to the company.

Responsibilities will include:
To oversee all permanent and temporary works design carried out in relation to the company's operations.
Provide solution of engineering and planning of all aspects of the tendering and operational works.
Assist the project team in all technical and planning issues.
Monitor overhead costs associated with departments concerned.
Manage and review "value engineering" procedures.

Requirements

Possess a professional engineering qualification with a degree in Civil, Mechanical or equivalent.
8-10 years working experience in similar capacity.
Must be able to liaise with clients, government authority, consultants and suppliers.
Independent, self motivated and result orientated.

About the Company

On 1 September 2007, Leighton International merged its operations in the Arabian Gulf region with Al Habtoor Engineering, one of the region’s leading construction contractors.

The merger immediately created one of the region’s largest multi-disciplined contracting groups, the Al Habtoor Leighton Group. Leighton International holds a 45% stake in the Group.

The Group combines the strengths and expertise of two world-class companies, and is the largest construction group in the UAE. The Group aims to be the leading construction group in the Middle East and North Africa.

The Group operates through four key operating divisions:

* Al Habtoor Engineering Dubai
* Al Habtoor Engineering Abu Dhabi
* Al Habtoor Engineering Qatar
* Gulf Leighton