Manager (Engineering / Shipyards)

Logistics Executive
Dubai, UAE

Ref: GP327-1050
Logistics Executive

The Role

The Role

International Shipyard Operator
Tax Free Salary package up to US$98,000 + family tickets + family medical
Based in the UAE

A challenging opportunity now exists with a major shipyard operator. They are currently seeking to hire an experienced Manager - Engineering. This role is based in Dubai, UAE.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the overall activities of the Engineering Department.

In order to be considered, you must have relevant Engineering Management experience in large ship repair yards with conversion and new building facilities.


• Effective and efficient operation of the Department.
• Liaising with customer representative to satisfy their needs
• Ensuring jobs undertaken by the Department are accomplished in a professional manner and with emphasis on Safety, quality, environment & cost effective.
• Liaises with Project Managers / SRM's / Commercial department for job planning.
• Set & achieve productivity targets.
• Control of consumable budget and Capex requirements.
• Ensuring optimum use of resources, equipment and manpower.
• Liaising with customer representative to satisfy their needs
• Implement and review the department processes for continual improvement.
• Provide on the job training to the subordinates and succession plan within the department.
• Implement and monitor OH&S, Environment and Quality Management System.
• Perform other job related duties as assigned by the section head.



• Must have qualifications in Naval Architecture / Mechanical or Marine Engineering
• Must have relevant management experience in a large ship repair yard with conversion and new building facilities
• Sound knowledge and experience in engineering drawings and offshore steel structures.
• Previous managerial experience
• Very good Planning and Organising skills
• Must have good English communication skills

About the Company

About the Company

Logistics Executive has been established for more than 10 years and delivers professional Executive Search & Recruitment services to the global Logistics and Supply Chain market.

Our service covers the full spectrum of senior roles within the Logistics & Supply Chain vertical and includes support functions such as Finance & HR. We are also able to provide Interim Managers and Supply Chain Consultants on short or limited term contracts.

Our knowledge and reach in the Logistics & Supply Chain sector usually means that we can provide better candidates than the ‘generalist’ search firms.

We provide a suite of HR & Talent Management consultancy services to the industry including Outplacement, Executive Coaching, Psychometric testing, Assessment, Performance Reviews and Leadership Development programmes.

The Dubai Regional Office covers Africa, Middle East, Central Asia / CIS, South Asia and the surrounding regions - however we source candidates globally through our international network.

Our other international offices cover Europe, S.E. Asia and Asia Pacific.
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