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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

  • Oversee the design and construction of TSE/Irrigation Systems in accordance with Project procedures.

  • Develop comprehensive design guidelines for Water & TSE network.

  • Assess tenders, compile tender reports with recommendations, and participate in the selection of designers and contractors.

  • Take responsibility for producing TSE/Irrigation design packages throughout all stages, from post-concept design (including specifications, cut sheets, and schedules) in alignment with contractual obligations and scope of work.

  • Prepare design reports, technical specifications, and Bills of Quantities (BoQ) for Civil/Water/Irrigation Utilities works and associated equipment.

  • Create Civil/Infrastructure water utilities design drawings (including Storage Tanks/Reservoirs, Pumping Stations & Transmission and Distribution Pipelines such as Layouts & Profiles, Valve Chambers, Air Valves, Washouts, Isolation, Interconnection, etc.).

  • Review Technical Design Reports (Irrigation Water Demand, Pipe Sizing Calculations, Hydraulic Calculations, Pipe Material Selection, Technical Specifications, etc.).

  • Oversee  the  design  and  construction  of  the  water  supply  network,  ensuring  compatibility  with  the  urban environment.

  • Ensure compliance with relevant codes, standards, regulations, and local authority requirements for both design and construction.

  • Collaborate with internal and external design organizations to secure the delivery and approval of TSE/Irrigation project designs.

  • Monitor the progress of design and construction delivery, identifying areas for improvement and taking corrective action to address outstanding issues.

  • Ensure timely adherence to critical dates within agreed cost and technical requirements. • Conduct design and construction risk assessments.

  • Manage communication and coordination with various TSE/Irrigation stakeholders, including clients, municipalities, government bodies, and work teams.

  • Perform any additional duties related to the position as required. 


  • Degree in Engineering with a minimum of  15 years of experience in large scale water projects.

  • Proficient in design and business acumen

  • Demonstrated leadership skills, with a track record of motivating teams and achieving results, both internally and through external partners such as suppliers and third-party consultants

  • Strategic thinker with the ability to identify opportunities and mobilize resources and expertise to capitalize on them

  • Experience in interpreting and comprehending local regulations, rules, and design guidelines

  • Comprehensive understanding and practical knowledge of TSE/Irrigation design techniques and solutions

  • Familiarity and practical knowledge of TSE/Irrigation construction techniques and solutions

  • Exceptional capabilities in client meetings, presentations, and report writing

  • Proficient in Project Management and adept at Bid Preparation

Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, Saudi Arabia



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

6-Engineer’s degree

Minimum level of experience required

Over 10 years