Vacancy Overview


Hydro Electric Plant / DAM – 250 MW . New Project Award in Remote Location of Dubai . Our client is a European Construction Business with a strength within Power Generation Projects . Recently awarded this large scale complex DAM the Managing Director is looking to appoint a Project Director that has DAM experience . If you had delivered DAM’s in the World and are based in the GCC this would be perfect as you would have a clear understanding as to the working practices of the region.

Due to the remote location of the Project the right individual will be happy to either commute from Dubai or Oman and work remotely when needed. The Project has a 5 Year Program so this is not the relocation for someone looking for the comfortable live that the Palm Jumeriah or Dubai Marina has to offer . You will be looking after all elements of the Project from Design & Technical Management , Risk , Cost , Quality & Program . You will be able to recruit key personnel to your team as the business gets ready to embark on a challenging project & journey .

The Project : It will have all the structural and challenging aspects expected in a remote location such as the desert with large earthworks , dewatering , piling , sub structures and with a Reservoir situated 300 Meters above the DAM Level . The real expertise that is needed will be someone who understands critical aspects of the Mech / Elec / Pumping and design elements associated to a 2 Billion AED Value Hydro Power Plant . The facility will be built into a Mountain and be able to store 880 Million Gallons of Water . This should give you a clear indication of the scale and challenges . Therefore this specific experience within DAMS & Hydro Electric is deemed as PROJECT CRITICAL to our client.



Key Factors 

  • Must have delivered a DAM as Project Manager or Project Director
  • Strong Employment History showing clear employment progression
  • Minimum of 20 Years Post Graduate Experience
  • Degree – Civil Engineering – Western  University
  • Chartered Status Desired
  • Strong Communicator is key – English essential , French & German Desirable


Please apply with full contact details and a clear CV that shows relevant experience . A Partner of NSR Associates will then make contact .