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 a Piling Onshore Specialist

role; Previous experience in Marine Works, Infrastructure and housing/building projects is preferred; Saudi nationals with Aramco experience is desirable.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Candidate should have at least (10) years of experience in the field of maritime / sea ports construction projects.
  • Excellent Knowledge in Onshore & Offshore Bored Piles, Secant Piles, Contiguous Piles, Mortar Piles, Micro Piles, with all kind of Pile Load Test, Dewatering System using Well Point, Sumps, Submersible Pumps, Deep Wells & Piezo meters.
  • Ground Anchors below and above Water levels both types temporary and permanent and Struts.
  • Onshore &Offshore Steel Tubular Pipe, Vertical and Raked Driven Piles, Quay Wall, Shoring.
  • MSE Wall (Mechanically Stabilized Earth Wall) & Soil Investigations (Onshore &Offshore).
  • Jet grout, Cement grout Blankets, Manual Excavation Pile, Ground Improvement, Diaphragm Wall, and Sheet Piling.
  • Excellent Knowledge in Pile Foundation: Driven cast-in-situ piles, Mini piles, Complete dewatering System.
  • Ground retaining structures/shoring: Soldier pile wall, Contiguous pile wall, Secant pile wall, Secant pile Off Shore Projects.
  • Diaphragm wall, Installation of H-Beams and Sheet Piles, Soil Improvement (Vibro Compaction, sand and stone columns).
  • Pressure and Injection grouting for different type of structures, Installation of tie back anchors and their stressing/distressing.
  • Excellent knowledge in Load Tests: Compression Pile Load Test, Tension Pile Load Test, Caliper Logging Test, Sonic Logging Test, Dynamic Load Test, Integrity Test, Anchor Stressing for Anchors, Plate Test for Soil Improvement, Cone Penetration Test, Osterberg Cell Technique (O, Cell) Compression and tension test with Beam / Hydraulic Jack Setup.
  • Computer Knowledge MS Office: Word, Excel, Microsoft Project, and Primavera Project Planner are preferable.


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

Qualifications :Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or BS, BE/ 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 18 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.