Project Manager

WSP

Saudi Arabia

Posted
Ref: HP362-1831

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

About the Role:

Think bigger scale. Think higher profile. Think ground-breaking. Join WSP, and you'll be at the heart of a team of international experts all dedicated to growing and sharing their expertise and working on projects that transform society for all of us.

WSP Middle East are currently looking for a Project Manager to plan and manage the handover of the Riyadh Metro infrastructure to the Employer, its operator and the Public Transport Authority by working closely with the Design and Build Contractor responsible for its Design and Construction.

The Handover Project Manager is accountable for the transition from the Riyadh Metro Design and Build Contractor to a contractually and statutory compliant 'revenue operation' ready' Metro System to The Employer.

A typical week would include:
* Working with the designers and constructors in defining an efficient and effective strategy to handover the Riyadh Metro Project to the RCRC and its operator (i.e. defining and implementing the handover process),
* The timely and efficient delivery of the handover documents required by the Contract, the operator and the RCRC, (including, safety certificates, O&M manuals, and as built records, etc.).
* Readiness for handover of the project, including transfer of technology training for owner and O&M training for the O&M entity.
* Commitments for RAM (Reliability, Availability & Maintainability), Engineering Safety (Preliminary & Interface Hazard Assessments - PHA & IHA), Requirements Management, Commissioning and Handover meets the Project milestones.
* Review of quality assurance documents
* The provision of O&M manuals, risk assessments and training material as well as evidence that the assets have passed all tests and have been approved for operational use. This evidence will form an important part of the validation that the Client's requirements have been met to enable handover of the delivered assets.
* Liaison with the Client to provide reasonable notice on access requirements and to ensure that the documentary evidence is complete to enable approval in a timely manner
* To ensure project personnel receive appropriate briefing in handover requirements
* Liaison with all contributors including designers, suppliers and contractors to ensure they are briefed as to their roles and responsibilities to ensure a timely handover.
* Development & updating of deliverables trackers to ensure documentation is being completed and assets are being made available for operational use in accordance with the project plans
* Management of completion inspections and commissioning of new infrastructure to ensure the successful handover of assets to the respective stakeholders
* To ensure suitable training material is produced for the Client's specialist maintenance staff who will train the end users.
* To establish means, both formal and informal, to ensure that outputs are matching Client expectation.
* To ensure training data is produced and records of all training formally held on file and handed over to the Client.

Requirements

We'd love to hear from you if you have:
* Relevant successful experience in project management
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
* Excellent problem solving skills
* Ability to navigate through and manage complex processes
* Highly motivated, enthusiastic, dedicated and driven to achieve high standards and results
* Ability to deal with a wealth of stakeholders; strong influencing and collaboration skills
* Outstanding written and spoken communication skills
* Technically capable
* A degree or equivalent with decent experience in Rail Infrastructure Works
* Membership of the Association for Project Management or other professional body
* Familiarisation of O&M requirements and interdependencies

What if we can?

What if we can have work-life balance? What if we can be rewarded in ways that support our individual needs? What if we can be accepted for who we are? Here at WSP - we can!

WSP recognizes that work is only one part of our lives and making time for the other things in our life is important - be that our families, our friends or ourselves. So, if working from home, working part-time or having flexible start and finish time will help with this let us know as part of your application.

As well as rewarding you with competitive pay, WSP offers standard benefits including first class medical cover, generous annual leave, and paid professional subscriptions.

Be you, be happy - we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture which respects and maximizes the contribution individuals can bring to WSP. We recognise the benefits that people with varying backgrounds and experiences can bring.? Here at WSP we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy or maternity/paternity. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria.

About us:

What if we can have work-life balance? What if we can be rewarded in ways that support our individual needs? What if we can be accepted for who we are? Here at WSP - we can!

WSP recognizes that work is only one part of our lives and making time for the other things in our life is important - be that our families, our friends or ourselves. So, if working from home, working part-time or having flexible start and finish time will help with this let us know as part of your application.

As well as rewarding you with competitive pay, WSP offers standard benefits including first class medical cover, generous annual leave, and paid professional subscriptions.

Be you, be happy - we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture which respects and maximizes the contribution individuals can bring to WSP. We recognise the benefits that people with varying backgrounds and experiences can bring.? Here at WSP we positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, religion or belief, marital status, pregnancy or maternity/paternity. We will interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria.

About the Company

WSP is one of the world's leading engineering professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international brainpower. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. We design lasting solutions in the Property & Buildings, Transportation & Infrastructure, Environment, Industry, Resources (including Mining and Oil & Gas) and Power & Energy sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services. With 36,000 talented people in more than 500 offices across 40 countries, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.

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Project Manager salaries in Saudi Arabia

Average monthly compensation
SAR 21,000

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