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Principal Project Engineer

Principal Project Engineer – Roads and Infrastructure

Saudi Arabia

50k – 55k AED pm

We are currently searching for a Principal Project Engineer, with specialist experience in Roads and Infrastructure, on behalf of a global engineering consultancy building a team for a large-scale prestigious infrastructure project in Saudi Arabia. Our client delivers world class engineering projects across the GCC region and as such are looking for a talented individual who can perpetuate their values of excellence across the project. If you are an Infrastructure Project Engineer looking to for your next role with a highly respected organization, this could be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Providing technical support to a multidisciplinary team in the Design and Delivery of our client’s projects in the region, some of your duties will include:

  • Manage overall design from concept, Design Development and Construction Documents.
  • Work closely with the Architects, Engineers and reviewers, provide necessary coordination for data acquisition, and 3rd party reviews; conducting regular design review meetings.
  • Assist in coordinating the compilation of technical portions of RFP’s for both traditional design (Design-Bid-Build) and Engineer-Procure-Construct (EPC).
  • Coordinate with Technical Support Section for the development of design specifications, and ensure adequate information is provided for clarity of interpretation of required scope of work.
  • Participate in the technical evaluation of potential bidders for contracts on assigned projects, and in recommending shortlists of qualified contractors.
  • Coordinate technical analysis and evaluation of bids proposed.
  • Monitors technical progress of Architects and Engineering contractor.
  • Coordinate the review of technical submissions by Architects, Engineers and Contractors.
  • Supervise and coordinate activities of assigned Project Engineers and personnel.
  • Prepare reports and presentations on assigned projects.
  • Coordinate with PMD progress reporting and evaluation for the assigned projects.
  • Manages AE consultant contracts when assigned as the Authorized Representative (AR)
  • Provide input in review of monthly invoices and quarterly performance evaluations
  • Provide technical support during pre-award stage including but not limited to Bidders Q&A’s, addendums, bid evaluation, release of final IFC drawings etc.

You will need:

  • Bachelors degree or higher in relevant civil engineering field
  • 15+ years post graduate experience in design or construction management of large-scale major roads & infrastructure projects in the Gulf Region. With 5 years in Infrastructure Design specifically.
  • C.Eng or PE registration is Essential.

If you are interested in the aforementioned role, please do apply via the link, or contact Tom Fitzpatrick directly at

SAR 50k - 55k (tax-free) + Accommodation + Utilities

Principal Project Engineer

Yanbu Saudi Arabia
Senior Manager

Published on 26 Aug 2019