Job description / Role
General Manager - Dammam - power distribution - switchgear
A company who are experts in secondary power distribution specialising in high performance medium and low voltage switchgear for utility, industrial and commercial applications requires a General Manager for their operations in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.
The main responsibility for this position is the effective leadership of the operation which includes manufacturing, CNC setter, machinists, planning, production, steel workers, welders and warehouse operations.
The company has established support functions in place including plant management, technical, commercial / tendering, finance, IT and HR.
Suitable candidates will have an engineering degree and at least 5 years in a similar position, regional experience and Arabic language skills would be a benefit. Candidates should have experience in or knowledge of Medium and high voltage switchgear: ground mounted; pole / structure mounted; Low voltage switchgear: cut outs; cabinets, and Distribution automation: SCADA and hardware.
About the Company
Hays is the leading global specialist recruiting group. We are the experts at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide.
Our Middle East office was founded in December 2005, headquartered in Dubai UAE. We deal with clients in the UAE, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and other key areas in the region. Our consultants sector-specific knowledge and unique understanding of the local market allows us to offer an exceptional level of service across all divisions.
We currently recruit for roles in the following sectors: Accounting & Finance, Architecture, Banking, Construction & Property, Engineering, Healthcare, Human Resources, Information Technology, Logistics, Legal, Office Support, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Supply Chain & Procurement, and Sales & Marketing.
As part of our continuing expansion, we have opened a dedicated Abu Dhabi desk to further assist with our client needs across the region.