Desalination Project Manager - Dubai, UAE


89 days ago

CH2M is now Jacobs.

Jacobs is a fast-growing company with complex/signature projects in diverse geographies delivered through industry-leading technical prowess, providing the ability to work alongside world-renowned leaders. We have an unparalleled suite of delivery capabilities that we offer to long-trusted clients with growing number of opportunities to be realized. Whats in it for you? The excitement and fulfillment of working on leading-edge opportunities from early positioning to award ultimately accelerating ones professional career to greater heights.

The Project Manager Desalination role carries responsibility is to utilise your experience knowledge to successfully represent the utilities, developers and stakeholders during the feasibility, tendering, design construction phases of desalination projects especially based on SWRO technology.
  • Execute engineering consultancy including design review within the power generation and desalination industries.
  • Analyze content of projects, technical ability of the team and commercial risks before proposing an opportunity or beginning a project.
  • The projects are delivered on time on budget.
  • Experience Managing IWPs (as Owners Engineer), Design, or EPC Delivery of SWRO Desalination Plants in the GCC Region.
  • Experience in Construction Management for Desalination plants in the GCC.
  • Experience should be for Desalination Plants of 30MIGD (~135MLD) or larger.
  • Experience in Operation of SWRO Plants.
  • Experience in Energy Optimization of SWRO Plants, energy recovery systems.
  • Experience in durability assessment for SWRO Plants in the GCC.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • The successful incumbent must have 15 years experience in SWRO plants in the GCC.
  • Tender preparation including technical specifications for projects.
  • Technical review of tender submissions from developers.
  • Process design review of SWRO plants.
  • Have worked with engineering consultancy.
  • Have worked on desalination projects within the Middle East and understand project life cycle.
  • Have a detailed knowledge of desalination construction projects, can reliably review and pass judgment recommendation on project plans and implementation schedule.
  • Have good understanding of commissioning tests, performance tests and reliability runs throughout the commissioning and warranty periods of a desalination plant.
  • PMP certification is desirable.

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

Bsc Civil Engineering Degree.

Complex problem-solving. Global challenges. Collaborative results. Real impact. These are just some of the things we love about the work we do here at Jacobs. We look for people who love nothing more than working with teammates and clients to tackle challenges until they're resolved in the best possible way. We are fortunate enough to work on some really amazing projects all over the world, from expanding the Panama Canal, to helping London update their ancient infrastructure to unlocking energy resources near Abu Dhabi.