Construction Engineering Supervisor

Kuwait City
Jan 12, 2017
Mar 23, 2017
Engineer, Management
Full Time
General Dynamics Information Technology is seeking a Construction Engineering Supervisor to support the ASG-KU Department of Public Work (DPW) within the Kuwait Area of Responsibility (AOR). This program performs construction management services including but not be limited to, observation, inspection and/or oversight of construction associated with the various DPW and ASG-KU projects.


General Job Summary:


Provides technical, administrative, and operational leadership to assigned project or task(s).


At this level, the position is typically responsible for supervising up to 15 employees ' both exempt and non-exempt - working on a single project or task. Technical difficulty/complexity of assigned task/project may also affect level selection.


1. Provides technical, administrative, and operational leadership to assigned task(s), including contract and subcontractor management.

 2. Supervises assigned staff.

 3. Participates in the development of technical project plans, proposals, reports, and task order and administrative reporting.

 4. May also perform high level technical services on assigned task(s).

 5. Conducts planning and provides recommendations to client on task workload.

 6. Attends customer meetings and may serve as primary client liaison.

 7. Interacts with vendors, other agencies, and other client staff on behalf of the client.

 8. Coordinates development of deliverables and products.

 9. Ensures quality assurance of project deliverables.

 10. Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.

 11. Participates in special projects as required.

Education Bachelors Degree in an engineering discipline to include mechanical, electrical or civil.  

Licensed Professional Engineer in any US state, or the equivalent, or certified Project Management Professional degree in engineering, architecture, construction management, or building science.


PE certification or PMP required.

Qualifications 5-8 years of related experience, including supervisory experience.

Possess good communication and management skills

Capable of developing cross discipline cost estimates

Preferably has worked in US and Kuwaiti Military camps in Kuwait

Previous experience working with MEW, MPW and MEP and other Kuwaiti ministires

Fluent in English and should speak, read and write functional Arabic (required)

Must be able to maintain a Kuwaiti transferable residency and Kuwait driving license

Must be willing to reside in Kuwait in order to obtain J-2 badge for all Kuwaiti Bases

DoD Secret clearance required.  U.S. Citizenship Required. As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.