MEP Manager Needed in Dubai, UAE

Serial No: 124602
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates - View on map

Skills Provision is searching for an experienced MEP Manager for a company in the Middle East.

Position: Permanent

Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Salary & Benefits

  • $10,000 per month tax-free
  • Benefits package available


The Role

  • Maintain knowledge of the overall construction processes and operating practices for the MEP construction industry.
  • Ensure proper coordination and administration of the Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing and Fire protection design and construction works undertaken by the consultants and contractors, in accordance with the programmed milestones.
  • Ensure that all day-to-day correspondence and technical queries for MEP design and construction related issues are dealt with and that the required information is issued in a timely manner.
  • Conduct (MEP design) reviews and technical assessments of proposals submitted by the design Consultants and Contractors.
  • Identify MEP design and construction issues; pursue solutions therefor; make recommendations to the Design and Construction Managers thereon; follow up on technical deliverables.
  • Review key risks to delivery and resolve related problems before they have any impact on the works.
  • Monitor the Consultant’s and Contractor’s MEP design/construction progress in accordance with the Project Master Programme; track and pursue design/construction information to avoid project delays.
  • Provide input for correspondence and reports on planning, risk, commercial and contractual issues.
  • Monitor the performance of the consultant(s) and contractor(s) with regards to the MEP works to ensure compliance with the relevant standards and specs.
  • Attend progress and technical meetings and ensure that all MEP design and construction issues are identified, objectives set and achieved, and proper records/minutes are taken.
  • Assist the Project Team with a coordinated response to any MEP design and/or construction issues raised and follow up as necessary.
  • Review MEP sub-contractors’ technical submittals and test reports in coordination with the Lead Consultant, and issue comments for compliance. Ensure quality assurance.
  • Review & comment on relevant reports submitted by project parties.
  • Assist the Project Team in following up with the Authorities to speed up the approval process and obtain relevant approvals.
  • Monitor site inspection plans and approval process and participate in the testing and commissioning process in coordination with the project parties.
  • Maintain a good working relationship with the Project Team and other relevant parties.



  • At least five years of recent experience in the United Arab Emirates, and fifteen years of total experience.
  • High-rise construction experience.
  • BSc Electrical, Mechanical or equivalent Engineering degree.
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Excellent knowledge of Dubai regulations
  • A design background or a proven ability to review MEP designs in a thorough manner.
  • An ability to work effectively within a team and to manage intermediate & junior engineers.
  • Experience working with a project management company.
  • Experience working with MEP BIM models.
  • Experience with document control and project management tools.


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