JOB DETAILS
HEAD OF MEP/BUILDING SERVICES
Location   UAE
Salary   
Sector   Construction
Job Type   Full Time
Date   22/06/2015
Job Ref No   LOBO/4664/2015

Company Profile

A top notch MEP Contracting firm established over two decades ago and part of a reknowned business conglomerate. The organisation is recognised for handling selective LEED and Sustainable projects in UAE.

Job Description

To be instrumental in establishing an MEP Division within the Company over the medium term and long term.  Develop the technical, commercial and administrative process for this division.  Leads and ensures execution of MEP works, within budget and in accordance with the specifications and regulatory requirements. 

 

COMMERCIAL & TENDER PHASE:

Reviews and comments on tender documents (from an MEP perspective) including scope of work, bill of quantities, queries, etc.  to ensure full understanding of the requirements for tendering. Reviews and evaluates the MEP design including drawings and technical specifications.  Review and provide inputs on value engineering exercises and in selecting proper constructability methods based on design and functionality.

 

Ensures that competent MEP staff are selected, recruited and appropriate assigned.  Ensures that provided resources are managed effectively and forward plans to ensure all required resources are delivered to projects in a timely manner.

 

In coordination with the Project Manager, provides timely technical information and documentation to enable Procurement department to call for bids for any MEP-related works.  Provides delivery dates/ subcontract award dates to ensure these are finalized in accordance with the planned project construction program schedule as applicable. 

 

Evaluates MEP Contractors before its selection by the Commercial Department for MEP scope award

 

MEP WORKS EXECUTION:

Monitors, manages and coordinates all MEP subcontractors and suppliers to ensure all planned dates are met and the works are executed as contracted. Reviews with the Project Management and the MEP Coordinator/Engineer the detailed programs to ensure practical execution of the project.  Ensures execution of works according to approved procedures and method statements.

 

Ensures that the quality of materials and the installation of works are in accordance with the project specifications. Ensures that all nonconformity reports (NCRs) relating to MEP works are successfully closed out.

 

Reviews package contractors’ technical submittals and test reports in coordination with the Project Management team and Consultant, and issue comments for compliance.

 

HANDOVER & MAINTENANCE:

Monitors site inspection plans and approval process. Monitor the installation, testing and commissioning of the MEP systems in coordination with the project team. Ensures that all MEP systems are fully commissioned and accepted by Consultant and Employer.

 

Ensures timely preparation and submittal of ‘as built’ drawings, guarantees, operation and maintenance manuals (O & M) and all certificates as required for the completion of the MEP works.

 

Advises Project Manager & Commercial team of technical issues needed for variations, disputes, workmanship, work quality... etc. Coordinates with all relevant departments (i.e.Estimation, Planning, Contract, Commercial as and when necessary.

 

 

Candidate Profile

Degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Electrical), with 15 - 20 years of relevant experience in the construction / contracting industry. Proven track record in managing MEP projects and specialized knowledge in mechanical, electrical, and plumbing and extensive knowledge of other MEP systems in building construction. Kindly email your resume in word doc format. List your projects in a seperate note. Email Cv to engg@lobomanagement.com Extensive knowledge of MEP codes of practice, regulations, and specifications for the construction industry especially in UAE local authorities and departments. Knowledge of QHSE systems/practices for construction industry especially in UAE.