Oil and Gas Project Management, Engineering & Construction Management

Project Engineer (Substation and OHL) Arabic Speaker

Published on: 02/1/23

Middle East
United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi
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Project Engineer (Substation and OHL) Arabic Speaker Job Description

WTS Energy is seeking to hire Project Engineer (Substation and OHL) preferably Arabic speaker for one of its client who is a reputed EPCM company for one of their project.

Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Job Description:

§ Coordinate engineering resources and engineering outputs to meet project requirements

§ Coordinate project resources and project activities across all areas to meet project requirements

§ Manage project interfaces both internally within KBR and externally

§ Day-to-day management of project on behalf of Project Manager

§ Resolve engineering and project problems and issues, and take necessary actions, keeping Project Management Team informed. If necessary, elevate issues to Project Manager or Engineering Manager with relevant information and a recommendation

§ Plan and execute defined elements of the project as directed

§ Prepare progress and routine reports and submit on time

§ Prepare minutes of meetings and ensure action points are completed

§ Monitor official correspondence received, take appropriate advice and actions, and prepare drafts for Project Manager review and approval

§ Monitor project to ensure that work scope, schedule and standards are meeting project requirements

§ Ensure project deliverables meet required standards and timelines

§ Review routine reports, initiate appropriate actions, and ensure actions are completed in the correct timeframe

§ Prepare ITT documents

§ Plan, manage and participate in tender technical evaluations

§ Anticipate future tasks and challenges and prepare plans for review and approval

Consult with both Project Manager and Engineering Manager to ensure activities and resources allocations are correctly managed to meet project priorities. 



§ Knowledge, experience and understanding of design and construction of substations

§ Knowledge, experience and understanding of design and construction of 132kV OHTLs and 33kV OHLs

§ Experience as project engineer in Project Management Consultant (PMC) role – essential

§ Experience as project engineer for a multi-discipline project covering all main engineering disciplines.

§ Experience as a project engineer on relevant electrical project – highly desirable

§ Management of project documents and deliverables and IT/IM systems


§ Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering

§ Minimum 12 years experience clear accurate English

§ Minimum 4 years’ experience in Project Engineer role

§ Ability to write clear accurate English

§ Native Arabic speaker