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Communication Senior Installation & Testing Engineer - Riyadh Metro Project

Riad, Saudi Arabia

English (UK)

Job Description


What are my responsibilities?


  • Communications Senior Installation & testing engineer to oversee and monitor the   Installation of communication equipment in both metro lines.

  • Providing Technical resolution for any known site issues during or prior to installation commencing.

  • Liaison on and off site with the Sub contractor and suppliers to evaluate any technical proposals they may be put forward

  • Highlighting any slippages and nonperformance of subcontractors and suppliers leaving to delay in completion

  • Coordinate the Communications installation works with the Installation Manager & eventually Testing Manager and his representative and subsequently the Sub Contractor/Suppliers

  • Liaison on a daily basis with the Installation Sub Contractor and on occasions the client as directed by the Project Management

  • providing good written, clear, concise reports and presenting findings to Management including proposal solutions and way to improve the progress and problems experienced.

  • Be safety conscious in terms of Method statements and safe systems of works.

  • Inspecting works daily, documenting any snagging items or installation defects for inclusion in the Master Snag List.

  • Managing Snag items through to completion including quality control

  • Co- ordination of site materials and logistics with the Installation Contractor.

  • Undertake site surveys and inspections when required

  • Participate in ITP witnessing as and when directed to ensure acceptance (including carrying out of pre inspections)

  • Dealing with any site specific queries – escalating unresolved issues where appropriate.

  • Ensuring that all method statements and drawings used on site are the latest and up to date

  • Manage the access to the site with the Overall Site Management

  • Follow the schedule and targets set in order to finish the works on time, highlight to the Installation Manager where improvements are possible and where the deadline cannot be met

  • Assist, where appropriate or directed by the Install Manager with Commissioning activities

  • Prepare , in conjunction with the Sub Contractor the As-Built mark-ups as feedback to the CAD-Designers after handover



What do I need to qualify for this job?


  • Degree Educated or similar in Electrical or Communications Engineering from reputable University

  • 8 Years + work experience on Communication or Electrical Installation Project or similar

  • Experienced in dealing with installation of communication equipment

  • Knowledge and experience in reading and understanding designs, installation principles.

  • Excellent reporting  and presentation skills

  • Problem solving mind set, innovative and out of box thinker

  • Fluent in speaking and writing in English language

  • Experienced in working in a multicultural environment


What else do I need to know?


Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work. People with disabilities will be preferred in case of equal qualification. Please find more information at





How do I apply?

We are looking forward to receiving your on-line application. Please note: only complete application documents, including diplomas, certificates of employment or letter of recommendation respectively can be considered in the selection process.   


Job ID: 92076

Organisation: Mobility

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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