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ORAT Engineer 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

ORAT Engineer M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Job description

•    Support the establishment and management of the detailed T&C and ORAT Strategies and Plans
•    Participate in and support planning, ramp up and execution of the various elements of Airport and Airline Operational Readiness Programs
•    Develop Operational Concepts for new facilities and communicate those concepts to design teams
•    Leading the development and implementation of an integrated Trials, examining and commissioning schedule which incorporates the necessary requirements, logic, and time frames needed for training to support transfer of the airport.
•    Ensure ORAT schedules are developed and integrated into Project Construction Master Schedule
•    Develop a comprehensive plan for transition of operations from existing to new facilities covering the areas of facility maintenance, operations, commercial, communications, finance, training and information technology
•    Establish and maintain strategic relationships with senior representatives of key stakeholders including Airline and Airport management, vendors, sub-concessionaires, consumer groups and the airport business community to ensure all stakeholders are engaged in the ORAT program.
•    Focus on ensuring technical systems meet their intended purpose, providing an effective framework to support staff operations and methodically trialing every component of all systems and developing mitigation plans to address any issues or deficiencies in the systems along with corrective action plans
•    Utilize reporting tools, such as SharePoint, Risk Registers; Issue Logs, Dashboards, Prolog, Primavera, Microsoft Office, etc. to ensure ORAT activities and milestones are being achieved
•    Review Project schedules, testing and close out plans for development of detailed turnover plans including duties & responsibilities of all parties
•    Develop, track and report on work plans to ensure transitions activities are progressing according to schedule, and all elements of the transition plan will be complete prior to opening day
•    Establish metrics to track effectiveness of operational plans and training; utilize data to adjust ORAT activities for future transition phases


  • Minimum of 10 years progressive experience relevant to ORAT

  • Good collaboration and interpersonal skills

  • Experience of ORAT, airport operations and commissioning/integration

Years of Experience:
10 years
Educational Background:
Bachelor of Engineering
Registrations/Certifications required
Saudi Engineering Council

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