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OCS Expert - Rail - Cairo


Our client is an international consultancy, they require an Overhead Catenary System Expert to join their team on a large rail project in Cairo.

         Technical Construction requirement:

  • To follow and control the work activity on site, according to the approved Drawings, Technical Specifications, ITP and Construction Method Statements;
  • Defines the RFIs to be checked on site and other site inspections;
  • Checking the conformity of the works according to the drawings and to the standards;
  • Identification and discussion on site with Contractor’s site engineers and foreman, all execution difficulties and technical issues. Liaising with the Team leader, it is expected to identify and propose solutions to eliminate or mitigate unexpected constraints to the normal execution of the works.


The Team Expert will provide the necessary guidance and technical support;


  • Awareness of the safety issues and proactivity to identify unsafe procedures and eliminate them in coordination with the HS Manager;
  • Reviewing of construction documents (CMS, ITP, etc…) provided by the Contractor ;
  • Alerts the S&T Manager about the critical problems concerning Electrification activities and provides his expertise concerning these issues;
  • Identification of the main risks on site concerning Electrification activities


           Quality Control:


  • Ensuring that all materials used and work performed are as per specifications;
  • Overseeing the selection and requisition of materials;
  • Overseeing Contractor’s quality control;
  • Prepares and proposes to the S&T the NCR to be sent to the Contractor;
  • Liaise directly with the Quality manager on all quality issues;


          Follow-up and reporting activities:


  • The Expert reports directly to the Signaling & Telecom. Manager;
  • Production of the weekly reports from the synthesis of site reports for supervisors and his field visits
  • Participates in writing the monthly report
  • Provides to the quality manager nonconformities
  • Participating in weekly meetings with the contractor
  • It is the direct contact of the contractor’s site engineers, foremen, client’s engineers, external consultants, surveyors, quantity surveyors and others involved in the project
  • Assists the HS manager on all safety issues observed on site

Up to AED 50k per month

OCS Expert - Rail - Cairo

Dubai - United Arab Emirates

Published on 1 Dec 2019