Engineering Manager - Piping

Location        : United Arab Emirates

Start              : ASAP

Contract type: Contractor (Residential Position)



Responsible for leading the Engineering Discipline and achieving effective management & co-ordination of engineering activities of the discipline within the Technical Section of the Engineering Department. Provide guidance on all design, engineering and technical matters. Monitoring project progress and ensuring compliance with established programmes, procedures and technical accuracy of engineering deliverables & support services.


Principle responsibilities (include, but are not limited to the following):

  • Manages the overall Discipline activities

  • Establishes objectives & strategies

  • Reviews project progress.

  • Manages resources & provides expertise.

  • Works within Engineering Department procedures.

  • Reviews/ improves department procedures.

  • Recommends organizational and manpower plans.


  • Updates Engineering estimating norms.

  • Develops and motivates staff for excellence.

  • Compliance in accordance with HSE/QA Standard.





  • 20 years’ experience within the Oil & Gas Sector

  • Proven management track record

  • Understanding of Engineering disciplines in Oil & Gas industry

  • Knowledge of Engineering software/ Design Codes



  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering


Personal qualities:

  • Knowledge of English language – written and spoken

  • Technical knowledge and Decision making skills

  • Communication & Presentation skills

  • Planning & organising skills

  • Highly motivated

  • Leadership and Influencing skills