This description reflects the core activities of the role but is not intended to be all-inclusive and other duties within the group/department may be required in addition to changes in the emphasis of duties as required from time to time. There is a requirement for the post holder to recognise this and adopt a flexible approach to work.

Khatib & Alami, a leading multinational & multidisciplinary architectural & engineering consulting firm with over 6000 workforce. We are carrying out Maritime project in Ras Al-Khair, Saudi Arabia [ 100 km from Jubail City ] and we are looking to recruit an Electrical Specialist role; Previous experience in Marine Works, Infrastructure and housing/building projects is preferred; Saudi nationals with Aramco experience is desirable.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Registered Electrical Engineer with at least 10 years of experience.
  • Extensive knowledge of Design Software used on the Project.
  • Extensive knowledge on Short Circuit Study, Arc Flash Analysis, Circuit Breaker Duty, Protective Relay Coordination, Load Flow analysis and motor starting. Extensive knowledge of Construction Processes, Phasing of Work and Stages of Billing.
  • Thorough understanding of P.M. E, Civil, Structural, Safety Practices and Architectural systems to be used on the Project.
  • Knowledge and experience with Scheduling and Construction.
  • Knowledge and experience of Standards, Construction Techniques and Building Codes. Ability to clearly communicate to Vendors, Consultants, Construction Leads.
  • Understanding of the Project File Naming Conventions and how to segregate the Data for Clash resolution with Interaction of the 2D drawings and the BIM Modelling.
  • Ability to coordinate Vendor work as required.
  • Knowledge of computers and basic software applications: MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point), read construction schedules (Primavera).


Qualification, Technical Skills and Competencies Required to Execute this Role.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related discipline.

Chartered or Professional Engineering certification or equivalent is preferred.

Skills: In depth knowledge in the supervision consultants, ensuring that quality control procedures.

Proficiency in spoken and written English; Arabic is an advantage.

Experience Required to Execute this Role:

Overall Experience: Expats minimum experience required 15 years, Saudi nationals 10+ years of industry experience in the monitor site performance of the contractor and supervision consultants.

Specific Experience: 5+ years of experience in the engineering in a top tier regional / multinational engineering consultancy firm.

Experience in the Middle East projects will be an added advantage.

Desirable: Marine background.