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Project Director - Tunneling and Rail


Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: OP576-739

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Guildhall is head-hunting a Project Director for a large scale infrastructure project in Abu Dhabi on behalf of a major contracting organisation.

We are looking for a Civil Engineer with 20+ years of experience in construction mainly within the infrastructure sector (Rail, Roads, Utilities) with particular expertise in tunnelling.

This exciting opportunity is a design & build project that is expected to be delivered in the next 3 to 5 years. This would be the best time to join with the project being in the early stages.


As this is such a key role in the project, there will be strict criteria for those willing to apply. In order to be considered applicants should have the following experience and qualifications:
- Degree in Civil Engineering
- Over 20 years of construction experience with 7+ years on tunnelling projects
- Major rail, metro, road experience will be mandatory
- The ideal candidate would also have experience on drill and blast tunnelling

About the Company

Guildhall has partnered some the leading Construction Contractors across the MENA region.

With deep, extensive knowledge of Recruiting in the Construction sector, Guildhall has become a trusted partner of choice. Starting from an exclusive recruitment agency in Dubai, Guildhall has grown into an elite service with the ability to cover vacancies in UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman and North Africa.

Guildhall is a recruitment agency with a customised and tailored approach with an aim to provide a seamless service that delivers time and time again.

Each client and project holds its own unique challenges. Guildhall listens to what you want, understands project time constraints and will offer you a solution to ensure that you deliver your project on time and on budget.

Guildhall is the partner of choice.

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Project Director salaries in UAE

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AED 68,000

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