Friday, 28 February 2014

Material Specialist Job Vacancy in Dubai

Job Title:    Material Specialist
Job Ref.:    10-TCH-MAT
Job Location:    Dubai
Employer:    Unibeton

About Us
Unibeton is the leading ready mix solution provider in GCC with the most extensive material testing capabilities in the region to ensure full compliance with the most stringent specifications. Being the pioneers in the realm of Self Compacting Concrete and Green Concrete , UNIBETON has an excellent track record in the construction industry in GCC region including UAE, Qatar, KSA and has offices in India, Turkey, Oman, Morocco, Kazakhstan and  South Korea. UNIBETON is the nominated supplier for many mega projects all over the GCC, and is considered for international projects all over the world (Panama, Kuwait, Turkmenistan, Peru, Malaysia etc.). Globally renowned for its efficiency and demand-response system, UNIBETON’s unparalleled growth is recognized by numerous prestigious global accolades like Stevie Awards based on the Excellence Model of the European Foundation for Quality Management, Dubai Quality Appreciation Award, Dubai MRM Business Award, Shaikh Khalifa Award etc,   which only a handful of international manufacturers across the globe can pride of.

Job Requirements:

  • Effective interpersonal, negotiation, facilitation and communication (both written and verbal) skills in English
  • A bachelor's degree in Engineering (Geology, Civil, Chemicals, etc.)
  • Five (5) years of experience in similar field
  • Sound knowledge of fundamental concrete technology and raw materials (Cement, GGBS, Fly Ash, Aggregates, Sand, Admixtures)
  • Experience on handling & treatment & testing & quality control of concrete raw materials
  • Knowledge about local suppliers, brands, local regulations and specifications within GCC will be an added advantage
  • Good commercial acumen

Job Duties:
  • Travel occasionally to scan, locate, evaluate and benchmark concrete materials in terms of compliance, regulations, quality and competitiveness
  • Suggest, develop and manage systems for efficient treatment, handling and usage of materials
  • Prevent & resolve non-conforming material issues
  • Manage material In/Out to reduce inventory levels preventing shortage

Professional experience:
  • Support material transfers including Integrated Supplier Program
  • Technical advisory role on projects including durability design, specification compliance, problem investigation
  • Techno-commercial procurement & quality control of raw materials
  • Experience in procurement process (i.e. PO's, GRV's, LPO's, LOC's, SLA's and etc. )

Salary is not a constraint for the right candidate. Private Health Insurance and annual flight tickets will be provided.

Deadline Date: 14/03/2014

How to Apply:
In order to apply for this vacancy please email your CV with photo with the reference in the subject line and with your current package details to: