Wednesday, 15 January 2014

Irrigation Engineer Urgently Needed in Dubai

Job Title: Irrigation Engineer
Job Location:   Dubai
Company/Employer: Emaar Properties
Job Ref.: PCM047
About Us
Properties PJSC, a Dubai-based Public Joint Stock Company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, is a global property developer and provider of premier lifestyles.
Emaar has been shaping landscapes and lives in the Emirate since the company’s inception in 1997. The company specializes in creating value-added, master-planned communities that meet the full spectrum of lifestyle needs. A highlight of Emaar’s approach to developing integrated lifestyle destinations is Downtown Dubai, the 500-acre mega-project, home of Burj Khalifa – the world’s tallest building which features the world’s first Armani Hotel Dubai and the world’s highest restaurant, At.mosphere; The Dubai Mall – the world’s largest shopping and entertainment destination; and The Dubai Fountain, the world’s tallest performing fountain set in a 30 acre lake.

Job Requirements:
• BSC in Agricultural field
•Certification related to agriculture will be preferred
•Extensive experience in Horticulture;
•MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, Internet (research), AutoCad;
•Project Management;
•Organisational skills and a practical approach to work ;
•Team Management skills
•Good spoken & written communication skills
•Negotiation skills
•Business and financial skills

Job Duties:
• To provide timely technical advice and support to Emaar Management, FM Department and its Technical Services Unit on matters related to Landscaping, Irrigations and Horticulture from time to time;
• To assist Emaar in general and FM Department in particular in preparing and continuous updating its long term and annual LHI Policy;
• To prepare and propose quality standards LHI operations based on Emaar guidelines and policies;
• To ensure health and vigor in plants and greenery by a balanced application of chemical and fertilizer (Organic/non-Organic);
• To maintain cleanliness and aesthetics of all Emaar Developments;
• Reviewing and interpreting landscape and irrigation drawings;
• Cost effective material and sample approval for quality control;
• Selection of ideal plants and materials suited to the various communities;
• Management of design and installation of the irrigation network for optimal efficiency;
• To maintain proper maintenance of turf and landscape and streetscape maintenance;
• Managing, improving plant nursery, Hydroponics and indoor plants;
• Emphasizing the smooth execution of the FM –LHI operations;
• Assuring professional management by maintaining quality, optimising budgets and time frames;
• Liaison with Project LHI teams to define and rectify or solve issues irrigation network and landscape design aspects;
• Technical training to UAE nationals, subordinates and FM team to develop a fail proof FM - LHI system;
• Inspection prior to commissioning of FM – LHI projects;
• Arranging and organizing provisional and final handing / taking over of LHI projects.
• Guidance to the service partners wrt PPM schedule (monthly, quarterly and annually) preparation.
• Approval of periodical PPM schedules.
• Issues of Job Completion Certificates and monthly work reports based on the report and recommendation of LHI Inspectors and/or the concerned site coordinators.
• Ensuring Health and Safety and Environmental guidelines are met.
• Coordination with community management dept
• Coordination with projects dept, consultant and contractor
• Daily site visit for all issues related to the common area.
• Visiting the customers for the all the critical issues raised by them.
• Preparing detailed snagging report for all the communities and to make action plan for rectification.
• Coordination with stores and all subcontractors for the delivery and completion of all the works.
• Attending all meetings and discussions related to common area and infrastructure.
• To close all the service requests with in the resolution period.
• Daily monitoring/updating of Service Request and follow up with vendors to ensure timely completion of job
• Complete follow on PR raised and coordination for site execution of works
• Daily coordination with CMD for site issues. Regular joint inspections between FM/CMD
• Surprise/random inspections for PPM schedule
• Landscape inspection
• Daily site visits/inspection. Reporting any site discrepancies
• Regular Site visit according to the schedule
• Attending and closing of daily SRs.
• Tracking of taking over snags
• Tracking of daily SRs
• Tracking of PRs
• Coordination of subcontractors
• Special complain investigations.  
• Regular Site visit according to the schedule
• Follow up of landscaping schedules.
• Follow up of Pest Control Management
• Coordination with Service provider for any lack of maintenance/ Schedule adjustments
• Coordination of subcontractors for awarded job.

Deadline Date: 31/01/2014

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