Unit Manager – Rail Engineering

Location
Malaysia (MY)
Salary
Competitive pay scale. Open to expats.
Posted
21 Sep 2016
Closes
19 Oct 2016
Specialism
Rail
Job Type
Permanent
Level
Manager

This is an opportunity to lead Rail Engineering activities for a leading international engineering design consultancy group. If selected, you will play a key role in growing the Rail Engineering group’s business in Malaysia by further developing partnerships with existing and new clients. The ideal candidate will therefore have a thorough understanding of rail projects in Malaysia and previous knowledge of tendering processes within the country. You should be well-connected with industry professionals with the enthusiasm to deliver high quality projects in a highly competitive marketplace.

Duties will include:

  • Overall management of design projects, to include both Civil and M&E/Systems related engineering;
  • Management of project quality, milestones, and budgets;
  • Leading and maximizing financial performance of the group;
  • Identification of, and tendering for, relevant new projects.

Candidate requirements:

  • Applicants will need to be able to demonstrate a proven background in Rail Engineering;
  • 20+ years’ experience of design engineering experience for rail projects;
  • Experience focused on Mass Rapid Transit covering both underground and elevated projects is preferred;
  • Knowledge of engineering for other rail projects also an advantage (e.g. High Speed Rail, LRT, APM, Heavy Rail)
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer in Malaysia would also be advantage for this role.