Engineering Manager needed in Kuwait

Serial No: 193201
Location: العاصمة, Kuwait - View on map

Skills Provision is searching for an Engineering Manager to join a company in Kuwait.

The employing company is a regional supplier of water and electricity. They own and operate a diverse and growing portfolio of generation and distribution businesses.



Salary and Benefits

  • Attractive Tax-Free Salary, to be negotiated
  • Benefits package available


The Role

Company Objective: We always believe in the power of making a difference and we are defined by the extraordinary talent and commitment of our people. We are looking for an experienced Engineering Manager to join our business

Main responsibilities: This is a senior position within the business with overall responsibility for maintenance of the entire facility with the highest level of safety, including the entire maintenance budget

  • People development, coaching, mentoring and growing leaders
  • Managing and optimizing LTSA, work with OEM and non-OEM in establishing optimal solutions
  • Leading any capital improvement projects after technical and economic analysis and should be familiar with business models
  • Implementing best practices in maintenance management, outage and contractor management, root cause analysis and help improve the plant’s reliability to world class levels
  • Maintaining strong relationship with external stakeholders
  • Performing any other duties, tasks and responsibilities that may be assigned



  • A minimum of ten years of experience in the power industry with progressive career in leadership role with proven success
  • Spent major portion of his / her career in CCGT plants with experience of GE frame 9E gas turbines and desalination plants being an added advantage
  • Possess a very strong mechanical, electrical or instrumentation background with equally sound knowledge of all maintenance practices and GGCT operations
  • Preferably have a 4-year engineering degree, though not mandatory
  • Possess very strong inter-personal skills with a “whatever it takes” attitude and be willing to spend most of his/her time in the plant in an effort to improve reliability of the facility to world class levels
  • Possess successful experience in negotiating, planning and working with contractors
  • Possess strong business, commercial and legal knowledge with very good oral and written communication skills
  • Be able to formulate, sell and execute strategies


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