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Deputy Construction Manager Engineering Services

Deputy Construction Manager Engineering Services (28/03/2024) Basrah, Iraq

We are looking for a Deputy Construction Manager Engineering Services for one of our clients with the following details:  

Service Location & Scheme: Basra, Iraq

Work Scheme Rotation 4 weeks ON / 4 weeks OFF

Start: June 2024

Duration: One (1) year, subject for renewal

Qualifications And Experience Required

  • Mandatory experience in a similar position: 10 Years
  • Degree: Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering
  • Professional experience: 20 years minimum.
  • Excellent knowledge in civil works & earthworks, infrastructures, engineering, construction, installation, commissioning
  • Knowledge and understanding of contract management
  • Project management skills (Budget/Cost/Schedule)
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural business environment.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Language: English as mother tongue or Fluent in English (speaking and writing), French and/or Arabic language is a plus.
  • Recent Working experience in Iraq will be an added advantage.


  • In particular, among his/her activities, the job holder is required to:
  • with the support of his supervision team:
  • Participate to all Construction / site meetings with EPC Contractor/Subcontractors;
  • Ensure all construction/fabrications documents are verified and compliant to technical requirements;
  • Ensure that for all disciplines, EPC Contractor have adequate resources (equipment and manpower) mobilized in due time to performed the job;
  • Ensure that all required inspections, audits or equipment certification required are performed in time andthat all corrective action plan is properly implemented by EPC Contractor;
  • Ensure the timely completion of the works and monitor closely EPC Contractor performance, work schedule and progress;
  • Ensure completion of all construction steps, pre-commissioning, commissioning;
  • Ensure that uncompleted activities are properly tracked and recorded under the punch list system;
  • Validate or correct the monthly site progress;
  • Stop the work when necessary & report immediately to Contractor any anomaly, violation & unsafe practice;
  • Participate as Company Representative in the regular HSSE meetings & Safety Tours;
  • Maintain good relationships with EPC Contractor, but being strict to achieve the project objectives.
  • Manage, control and drive efficiently his Supervisions team (supervisors and superintendents) assigned on site. As such he:
  • Establishes a clear policy for delegation and responsibilities to his team in term of scope of work, schedule and deliverable requirements;
  • Provides HSSE advises or technical support to his construction team as necessary;
  • Analyses / resolves issues and problems encountered by his Construction supervision team and make necessary arbitration between different disciplines (the only criteria being the benefit of the overall project);
  • Motivates all members of the team to perform the job at highest quality level respecting planning and cost objectives;
  • informs and ensures that relevant decisions/directions taken at GMP Management level, as correctly understood by the team and enforced on the yard;
  • Controls that supervision team is well performing and that sufficient resources are in place to secure properly the activity;
  • Provide adequate supports and assistance during commissioning activities.
  • Report on regular basis to Topside Manager about fabrication efficiency, and potential drifts on quality, planning and/or cost.
  • Propose actions plan and corrective actions to Topside manager for any supervision or control process improvement.
  • Propose actions plan and corrective actions to Contractor for any fabrication deficiency, anomaly or non compliance.
  • Ensure confidentiality of all the documentation issued or matters raised under his area of responsibility.

If Interested Kindly apply