Electrical Specialist

Job Title: Electrical Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Doha, Qatar
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-11-28
Reference: BH-95221
Contact Name: Jhoanna Gutierrez
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2018 11:09

Job Description

A TAX FREE Contractual Job Opportunity has just been made available for an experienced Electrical Specialist to be based in Qatar for a major oil and gas project by one of the leaders in the industry.

  • Electrical Specialist is responsible for the delivery of all aspects of Electrical system design and equipment technical and execution definition, selection, and design, including planning for Detailed Design, Procurement, Installation, and Testing / Commissioning. 
  • Ensures that related technical requirements (e.g. project specifications, data sheets, etc.) developed during FEED fully comply with project requirements.  Effectively collaborates and interfaces with Facilities Team and FEED contractor engineers and Operations personnel (as required) to ensure that the Electrical system scope of supply is fully integrated and optimized. 
  • Provides oversight of the FEED contractor’s, and, as required, Vendor’s and/or Engineering Subcontractor’s production of associated deliverables within project budget and schedule.
To qualify, candidates must possess the following qualification and experience:


  •  Bachelors or Master’s Degree in related Electrical engineering discipline.
  • 20+ years of closely related professional experience, 10+ years of which should be at the senior project engineering / engineering supervision level with overall responsibility for engineering execution
  • Broad and extensive knowledge of:
          o Design standards, specifications, codes, and appropriate safety criteria
          o Offshore facilities and structures design, construction, and operations
          o Engineering administration


Knowledge and/or Experience

•           Strong organizational, management, and technical judgment skills

•           Ability to adapt to tight deadlines, heavy workloads, and frequent changes in priorities

•           Make decisions in the general interest while pursuing business results

•           Prepare contingency plans for the unexpected (pro-active, forward-looking)

•           Proactively and continuously grow technical expertise in Electrical system engineering disciplines

•           Strong leadership, influencing, and interpersonal skills

•           Strong organizational, coordination, planning, and interface skills

•           Excellent communication skills and ability to read, write, and speak fluent English

•           Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of software programs, Lotus Notes, etc.

•           Willing and able to travel as required


Technical and Business Skills      

•           Broad knowledge of design requirements of Electrical system engineering groups and disciplines

•           Execute work in full compliance with the client’s Standards of Business Conduct and Project Management System  

•           Broad range of experience and skills through related assignments (e.g. project, operations, engineering)


Interested? Apply now and take advantage of this job opportunity!