Company: Wood
Skills: Construction Manager
Experience: 25 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Al Khobar, Eastern Province, Saudi Arabia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Project Director with experience in the Residential and Commercial Towers Construction. Schedule, plan, coordinate and direct the Contractor all construction activities at the Site to ensure that the Project gets completed on time, within budget with the best quality and safety record. The responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Ensure that the Contractor Schedule the project in logical steps and budget time required meeting deadlines
  • Ensure that the Contractor assess properly labor requirements and dispatch workers efficiently to work areas and enforce the need for extra resource and/or alternative work processes are required to maintain performance
  • Ensure that the Contractor is in compliance with building codes and other governing regulations
  • Ensure that the Contractor has obtained all necessary permits and licenses
  • Ensure that the Contractor submit s a 3 Weeks Look-Ahead Schedule on a weekly basis
  • Overall approval of Contractor Safety program and ensure Safety program is strictly applied during all site activities
  • Ensure that the Contractor has issued the necessary requisition supplies and materials to meet the project construction Schedule. Monitor strictly the Contractor Procurement Schedule
  • Study job specifications to determine appropriate construction methods. Evaluate construction methods and determine cost-effectiveness of plans
  • Advise Project management of timely identification of deviations from budget, schedule, quality or safety
  • Ensure continuous presence of Wood supervision if the Contractor is working during night or outside project working hours
  • Ensure maintenance of daily records of all site activities, including information on labor and plant, and any non-compliant materials or workmanship
  • Manage the Wood team of Sr. Project Managers , Site Engineers, Safety Officers, Inspectors and any other personal working at the Site
  • Take actions to deal with the results of delays, bad weather, or emergencies at construction site
  • Confer with supervisory personnel, Client, Contractors and other professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems
  • Investigate damage, accidents or delays at construction sites, to ensure that proper procedures are being carried out
  • Identify problematic design issues and make recommendations that support engineering procedures
  • Final sign-off on Non-Conformance Report (NCR) for all irregularities, construction errors, non-conformities
  • Final sign-off on Corrective Action Report (CAR) prepared by the Contractor to remedy Non-Conformities
  • Final sign-off on "Snag List" and "Punch list" and ensure closure of all open items
  • Prepare the Construction part of the Monthly Progress Report
  • Liaise with outside Consultants and relevant Government Authorities

Skills / Qualifications

  • Minimum 25 years' working experience
  • Experience in Construction Projects
  • Experience in finishing high end big size projects, if possible
  • Have worked with some well-known PM companies and / or EPCM Contractors
  • B S Engineering Degree
  • Strong personality
  • Excellent communication written and verbal skills (English)
  • Preferable Certification in Construction Management or PMP certified

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.