Head of Construction (Onshore Buildings and Infra)

Vacancy number • PUB408390

Head of Construction (Onshore Buildings and Infra)

  • Qatar
  • Closes June 20
  • 60 hours
  • Academic Bachelor

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About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Construction, Commissioning & Operations
  • Location: Qatar

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 60
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor


  • The Head of Construction shall provide the leadership and construction expertise for ONSHORE BUILDINGS & INFRASTRUCTURE COMPRESSION PROJECT which involves Onshore buildings.
  • OCC (Onshore Collaborative Center)
  • OLB (Onshore Logistic Base) and associated brownfield works.
  • This position is located at the Site to provide construction expertise and monitoring to ensure compliance with the approved construction sequence and a seamless transition with the pre-commissioning, then commissioning activities.
  • The position shall interact daily with construction team and counterparts in Contractor organization.
  • Leadership and “work as a team” behavior and attitude towards Contractor and its Subcontractors to achieve Project objectives.
  • Support the EPC PMTs for construction execution, risk-based evaluation of complex technical issues, ensuring construction deliverables (Method Statements/ JSA & JHA) are compliant with project requirements, while meeting required the COMPANY quality expectations.
  • Must be able to manage the respective priorities, drivers and challenges of the stakeholders while maintaining focus on their respective objectives.
  • Ensure there is quality, effectiveness and consistency in the Construction processes, systems, procedures, and work products.
  • Ensure that there is sufficient and balanced resources and technical expertise available to support the Construction Execution.
  • Ensure there is efficiency in resource deployment to support the Construction Execution activities.
  • Manage multiple internal and external interfaces across the COMPANY and EPC Contractors - require effective communication, initiative, flexibility, and collaboration.

About this role

  • Responsible for leading various building construction scopes which involve multi-disciplinary construction activities such as Civil/architectural, Steel Structures, HVAC, Mechanical, Piping, E&I and Brownfield Tie-ins.
  • Ensure that the Contractor and Subcontractors are compliant with project safety expectations, policies, and procedures.
  • Steward the development of an Integrated Safety Plan for construction, including SIMOPS for all brownfield works.
  • Responsible and accountable to review, comment, and approve construction execution related procedures, specifications, and deliverables prepared by the Contractor.
  • Working effectively within established procedures and participates in all important meetings and workshops (e.g., weekly, and monthly meetings, 3D Model reviews, Constructability, Construction and Completion Sequence Reviews).
  • Responsible for implementation of lessons learned from previous projects with COMPANY and/or Contractor, as well as capturing and communicating construction lessons learned for the current project.
  • Verifies that the EPC Contractor provides all contract documents for Construction scope, including those referred to in the Contract.
  • Bring execution solutions that favor safe construction execution and transition to Commissioning activities.
  • Facilitate periodic meetings with the PMT and contractors as necessary.
  • Actively engage as required and appropriate with COMPANY Operations to solicit input, provide feedback, and seek alignment on construction execution plans/activities.


  • Bachelors’ degree or equivalent. Extensive experience in leadership and supervisory roles.
  • 15 years’ overall experience with at least 10 years’ demonstrated experience in construction of industrial buildings i.e. Administration buildings, Control Rooms, Warehouses with machinery etc.
  • Broad and extensive knowledge of building construction (Civil and Architectural), design standards, specifications, codes, appropriate safety criteria, operations, with overall responsibility for construction execution of small to medium scale projects.
  • Working experience in Qatar and Industrial City is preferred, and brownfield experience is considered as plus.
  • Strong organizational 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.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to read, write, and speak fluent English.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of software programs, Advanced computer literacy.
  • Willing and able to travel as required.



  • Salary:
    • Day Rate in USD Plus Allowance
  • Work Schedule:
    • 10 Hours/ 6 Days
  • Duration:
    • 30-June-2027, with possible extension
  • Location:
    • Qatar, Onshore

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