Projects Manager – Industrial & Commercial Solar Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Total

Title: Projects Manager – Industrial & Commercial Solar

Company: Total

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Contract

Category: Energy/Power Generation, Engineering

Job Description

Manage multiple projects execution at a time from EPC contract negotiation to hand over with focus on safety, quality, budget, planning and documentation management.

Support and follow-up the permitting and Engineering team in local approvals and regulatory obligations

Ensure strict adherence of projects design and material selection as per contractual requirements

Ensure construction quality & safety by regular visits and reports

Ensure proper projects commissioning and testing of the plant as per contractual requirements and industry good practice

Handing over the projects to both O&M Team and Client in line with set contractual objectives

In charge of documentation management following company requirements

Work in line with Group Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) requirements

Liaise with technical services for technical specifications use and continuous improvement and with remote engineering support when applicable

Support & follow-up on-board suppliers including EPCs and engineering consultants, in full respect of HSE, Quality and compliance guidelines and specifications

Engage in commercial negotiations and maintain relationships, to ensure equipment and contractors are optimally and sustainably procured

Participation in improving the Project Management Office (PMO) by implementing and adding tools good practices

Built strong Relationship with Client after proper handing over from sales/development team

The position will be based in Dubai and the scope of activities will extend to United Arab Emirates and neighboring countries

Context and environment

Candidate profile

Min. 5 years of projects management experience on solar projects.

Graduate from a premier university with a degree in engineering. Graduate degree and/or related professional qualifications considered a plus.

Experience with maintaining minimum functional specification, commissioning checklists, and standard operating practices for rooftop solar projects.

Working experience of the UAE context in electrical norms, renewable energy regulations, construction codes, is appreciated.

Knowledge of project management good practices, engineering and solar specific software such MS Project, AutoCAD, PVSyst, Meteonorm, SolarGIS, Helioscope, Sketchup, etc.

Offer ID



Project Management

Region, department, area


Employment type

Regular position

Experience level required

Minimum 6 years

Employer company



Gas Renewables And Power

About us / company profile

Give your best to better energy and make the commitment with Total. With over 500-plus professions in 130 countries, we offer high safety and environmental standards, strong ethical values, an innovation culture and wide-ranging career development. Be part of the global team whose mission is already shared by 100,000 employees: to make energy better each and every day.

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