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Water Management Director M/F

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General information


Egis is an international player active in the consulting, construction engineering and mobility service sectors.
We design and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
With operations in 120 countries, Egis places the expertise of its 18,000 employees at the disposal of its clients and develops cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects.
Improving people's quality of life and supporting communities in their social and economic development, whilst drastically reducing carbon emissions and achieving vital 2050 net zero targets, that's our purpose.



Position description

Job title

Water Management Director M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Job description

Water Management Director will be responsible for design and construction supervision/support of irrigation water distribution network development during the lifecycle of all the program components.

 Responsible of the TSE/Irrigation Systems design and construction as per client procedures.
 Development of design guidelines for Water & TSE network.
 Evaluation of tenders, prepare tender reports and recommendations, and selection of designer and contractors;
 Responsible of the production of TSE/Irrigation design packages of all stages, post concept design stage (all project documentation, including specifications, cut sheets & schedules) in line with the contractual obligations / scope of work and related deliverables;
 Preparation of design reports, technical specifications and BoQ for the Civil/Water/Irrigation Utilities works and all the equipments;
 Preparation of Civil/Infrastructures water utilities (Water & TSE/Irrigation design drawings
including Storage Tanks/Reservoirs, Pumping Stations & Transmission and Distribution Pipelines
(Layouts & Profiles, Valve Chambers, Air Valves, Washouts, Isolation, Interconnection...etc);
 Preparation of Technical Design Reports review (Irrigation Water Demand, Pipe Sizing
Calculations, Hydraulic Calculations, Selection of Pipe Material, Technical Specifications, etc...);
 Manage the design and construction of the water supply network to ensure that it is compatible with its urban environment;
 Ensure design and construction is in compliance with relevant codes, standards, regulations and requirements of local authority;
 Work with design organizations, both internal and external, to secure delivery and approved TSE/Irrigation project design;
 Monitor progress of design and construction delivery, identify areas for improvement, and take action to resolve outstanding issues;
 Ensure that critical dates are met on time, within agreed cost & to technical requirement;
 Ensure design and construction risk assessments are carried out;
 Manage the liaison with numerous TSE/Irrigation stakeholders including clients,
municipalities, government bodies and work teams;
 Perform all other position related duties as requested.



Strong design and commercial skills, win work and oversee delivery
 Effective leader (has an instinctive eye for talent), proven ability to motivate others and get
results both through direct reports and external suppliers (Internal as well as external third party
sub consultants);
 Strategic thinker – ability to spot opportunities and galvanize the resource and the expertise in
order to capitalize on them;
 Experience of interpreting and understanding local rules, regulations and design guides;
 Appreciation and working knowledge of TSE/Irrigation design techniques and solutions;
 Appreciation and working knowledge of TSE/Irrigation construction techniques and solutions;
 Excellent client meeting, presentation and report writing skills;
 Skills in Project Management and Bid Preparation;
 Entrepreneurial outlook – keen interest to play a pivotal role in growing the business;

Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, Saudi Arabia



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

Over 10 years