HEAD OF ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT

We are currently requiring a reliable Head of the Engineering Department for our subsidiary which is one of the leading companies in Qatar by providing the highest quality of Pre-Engineered metal building in the region.

The details of the position are mentioned below:

  • Designation: Head of Engineering Department
  • Job Location: Qatar
  • Educational Qualification: BE (Civil), M.Tech (Structure)
  • Experience: 8-10 years minimum of Pre-engineered metal buildings or Conventional Structural Steel Experience. 

Job Description / Responsibilities:

  • Overall responsibility for Engineering activities across the business
  • Create and implement best practice engineering vision, strategy, policies, processes and procedures to aid and improve business performance
  • Ensure that engineering strategies and processes are in place to meet business objectives and operational needs in terms of price, quality and delivery targets and which enables the company to function and compete effectively in the market
  • Evaluate the challenges faced by the business and take action to mitigate risks and develop opportunities
  • Take ownership of the engineering policy, guidelines and any associated documents
  • Establish quality and reliability standards by studying industry benchmarks and the requirements of customers and research/design and development, and define the metrics required to assess performance against standards required
  • Review all the documents like, design sketches and customer/approval drawing given to the team. Makes sure that the documents are latest and sufficient to make the detailing of the project possible as per the client’s requirements and company offers.
  • Establish strategy and best practices for staff to ensure achievement of overall business objectives. Work with the Engineering team to translate site strategy into specific annual performance goals and departmental objectives.
  • Leverage appropriate external contract resource as required to support projects and programmes and ensure that all required compliance projects are completed in line with regulatory expectations and that the top priority business projects are executed
  • Plan and prepares work schedule of the projects and participate in weekly schedule meetings.
  • Flexibility to apply new development tools relates to system or product line updates.
  • Flexibility to adapt company standard details and data that provide cost effective and quality improvements.
  • Coordinate QCC work required on selective projects.
  • Flexibility to handle additional/different tasks if required as changes in process or organization may arise in the future

Desired profile of the candidate:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Related field.
  • 8-10 years minimum of Pre-engineered metal buildings or Conventional Structural Steel Experience. 
  • Expert and proficient in using “Metal Building System Software” for detailing Pre-engineered metal buildings projects.
  • Demonstrable experience of leading an engineering function with a proven track record in strategic engineering leadership delivering effective engineering strategies, policies, processes and systems
  • Experience of operating and influencing at a strategic level
  • PC literate, Excellent in Auto CAD, MBS Software and STAAD Pro. International Building codes expertise. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Education:

UG :    B.Tech/B.E. in Civil
PG : M.Tech in Civil

Key Skills

Civil engineering structure design
Global Operations ETABSSTAAD – PRO Designing new and existing structures PSB

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