• United Arab Emirates
  • City

  • Abu Dhabi
  • Industry

  • Engineering and Construction
  • Job Type

  • Onsite
  • Posting date

  • May 3, 2024


Vinod Maniappan

Website WTS Energy

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Construction Manager

May 3, 2024

Job Description


  • Overseeing the coordination of construction management capabilities, resources, and utilization across the Business units
  • Manage and oversees day to day construction management of the projects.


  • Overall responsibility for all construction activities with respect to performance, procedure, and making recommendations to project managers for improvements and corrective actions
  • Define scope of work, roles, responsibilities, and deliverables of each discipline Plan, direct, coordinate construction activities
  • Be a Construction representative to client
  • Participate in the conceptual development of a construction project and oversee its organization, scheduling, and implementation
  • Plan, lead and manages interdisciplinary work sequence and priority
  • Monitor and control project productivity to meet schedule and budget
  • Highlighting risks, scope change and develop mitigation plan to address concerns and challenges
  • Manage contractors with a focus on safety and quality, compliance with engineering drawings, applicable code and standards, and construction schedule and cost
  • Interface and coordinate with Engineering supporting construction activities
  • Reviews and client interface liaison and project management team liaison
  • Prepare periodic management reports
  • Assist in developing and implementing corporate construction policies that support project construction
  • Overall responsibility to structure and oversee the Asia terminals project activities 
  • Support planning and project development of new terminals and the expansion and major upgrading of existing terminals
  • Overview and monitor all major projects for cost effective, timely and safe execution on a monthly basis
  • Ensure technical compliance with relevant codes and legislation
  • Ensure that terminals are designed and built to high safety and quality standards
  • Develop standards for technical solutions, components, specifications, and project management
  • Develop and audit annual maintenance program and the critical equipment list of all terminals in Asia
  • Responsible for scoping, conceptual layouts, feasibility studies, engineering, procurement, contracts, quality control, construction supervision, etc.
  • Develop company standards tools/data for reliable cost estimates and cost control
  • Support corporate headquarters in developing Best Practice engineering library and design manual
  • Co-ordinate with Operation personnel in project development, commissioning, and handover
  • Oversee the implementation of Best Practice Technical Standards in all Asia terminals
  • Implement HSE objectives, policy, and company HSE procedures within his authority limit
  • To integrate Risk-based thinking and HSE considerations into business decisions, plans, and operations with the commitment to eliminate and reduce HSE hazards, aspects and risks.
  • To be proactive in creating a safe working environment for everyone and ensuring that HSE in-house rules are always observed.
  • To consider HSE aspects when planning and carrying out tasks to eliminate and reduce HSE hazards, aspects, and risks.

Qualification and Experience

  • Preferably Degree/Diploma in Engineering in Mechanical, Construction Management or equivalent.
  • Preferably 5-8 years’ experience in construction experience in EPCM, EPCC sector.
  • Proven track records of successful project completion on time and on budget or exceeding expectations will be well regards.
  • Demonstrated leadership experience and skills to manage large or multiple construction projects.
  • Fluency in Arabic is necessary.

Location: UAE/Qatar/Saudi Arabia

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