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Tunnelling M+E Engineer

Qatar Project Management (QPM)

Doha, Qatar

Ref: KP594-800

Job description / Role

• Assist the Senior Project Manager in delivery of Project Management requirements for the managed Project(s)
• Conversant with the design and construction of underground / civil engineering structures including tunnels and shafts and manage Consultants and
• Contractors in delivery of same, on behalf of the Authority – specializing in mechanical & electrical activities
• Provides advice to superiors, contractors and sub-contractors on construction issues based on extensive experience
• Drives the delivery programme and supports safety and quality objectives


• Ensure and review compliance related to Projects
• Support the Senior Project Management in strategizing and executing plans to successfully delivery the Authority’s engineering requirements
• Assist superiors in delegating work to subordinates, coordination of work with sub- contractors / suppliers and monitor works for compliance with required specification standards
• Responsible for ensuring that projects assigned are completed on time, material wastage is within budget and measurement claims are prepared promptly
• Assist superiors directly in all matters related to tunnelling works in delivering the project on time, within budget and in a safe manner
• Attend to technical matters at site by developing solutions to problems with the application of engineering concepts, practices and techniques
• Close coordination with sub-contractors, supervisors, surveyors, laboratory personnel, foremen and to ensure effective teamwork
• Liaise with consultants on the day to day inspection on site
• Prepare daily / weekly and monthly site reports and submit to the planning department
• Minimum of 8 years post graduate experience with experience in major infrastructure projects or programmes; preference will be given to roads, aviation, structures or rail related experience
• Experienced professional who can manage and coordinate specialized construction activities supported by a team of moderate size and complexity
• Mechanical & Electrical experience
• Demonstrable track record in the delivery of large multidisciplinary projects
• Specialized in ‘Drill and Blast’ tunneling method
• In-depth knowledge of design procedures
• Technically proficient in all aspects of tunnelling and shafts (both insitu and precast linings) interfacing and interpreting MEP/architectural/structural engineering requirements
• Effective in building good working relationships within complex structures, both internally and with various project stakeholders

Mandatory Requirements
• University degree from a recognized university in an appropriate field such as
• Mechanical & Electrical, Civil Engineering or equivalent
• Excellent communication skills in English, written and spoken
• Driver’s License
• Desirable requirements
• Evidence of suitable professional qualification CEng or equivalent is preferable
• Master’s degree in a relevant field
• Arabic language skills
• Experience of working in Qatar and / or the Gulf region

About the Company

Qatar Project Management (QPM) is an independent subsidiary of Barwa Real Estate Development Company that provides expertise in Project Management, Design Management, Construction Management, and Contract Administration together with other associated Project Management functions. Established in 2008, QPM is centralized platform for provision of Project Management services to Barwa and Qatari Diar as well as local and international markets. QPM provides these services through an in-house team of highly-skilled, motivated, and qualified professionals supported by state-of-the-art information technology and highly-effective Project Management systems.

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Engineer salaries in Qatar

Average monthly compensation
QAR 8,500

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