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Planning Engineer


Basra, Iraq

Ref: NP090-1796

Job description / Role

Planning Engineer

Basra, Iraq

$3,000 per month plus accommodation, transport, meals and flights.

Our client is one of the top EPC contractors in Iraq for Power and Oil & Gas. They have done 14 power stations and 73 substations on Iraq. In 2010 they shifted their business towards Oil & Gas. They are doing greenfield, brownfield and refurbishment projects like Export Terminals, Compressors Stations, Etc.

They have 4,500 employees. 95% of their business is in Iraq. They have looked to diversify and have invested in a hotel in Abu Dhabi and a 20MW solar project in Egypt.

The Position

* Based in Iraq working as a Planning Engineer on EPC projects.
* Use of tools like Primavera and Excel to produce detailed construction plans.
* Interaction with the project team and various engineering disciplines to plan construction activities in a safe and timely manner.


The Candidate

* Degree in a relevant engineering discipline.
* 10 years working as a Planning Engineer
* Previous experience working for an EPC contractor in the Oil & Gas sector.
* Previous Middle East experience.

The Benefits

* $3,000 per month
* Single status VISA, flights and medical.
* Flight home every 4-6 months.
* Accommodation, transport and meal provided by the company.
* In Iraq they typically work 6 days a week for around 10 hours per day.

About the Company

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