MEP Manager - Dubai

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  • Date Created
    March 19, 2018

Job Purpose:


A developer requires an ‘in-house’ MEP building services management facility to ensure that the services within the asset property are designed, procured, managed, installed, tested, commissioned and handed over for the facility management team to maintain efficiently without compromising the operation of the asset.


Key Tasks:

1. Manage, deliver and offer solutions for the MEP services, to ensure that the smooth operations within the retail design management

2. Review MEP design drawings submissions in association with theRDDSupport MEPConsultants

3. Assisting theRDDTeam for the MEP engineering within the department whilst empowering the team to deliver

4. Assisting theRDDTeam with the Project management delivery team in relation to technical MEP services relating to the retail side of the business

5. Assisting with the Coordination and preparation of MEP specific information relating to the Retail units with asset management and facility management divisions of the business

6. Manage stakeholder relationships at all levels for the delivery of the MEP engineering within the Retail development of the group businesses

7. Assist with identifying a strategy for delivery of MEP engineering within a Retail unit development from concept design to completion including engineering consultants,contractors and specialist suppliers

8. Provide regular feedback with regards to progress of the retail units at various stages ofthe design and construction including status and risk and recommendations with respect to any mitigation measures that maybe required

9. Assist with an Evaluation of completed projects to establish whether the objectives were achieved and consolidate the information to ensure future project do not experience any shortfall that may have arisen

10.Review of MEP LOD and advice for any short falls. Conducts preliminary surveys of the site and advice of any Discrepancies between the LOD and the site installation by the base built contractor. Prepare reports depicting the condition, deficiencies observed,designs necessary and advise the landlord accordingly

11.Inspects materials, workmanship, and mechanical and electrical installations for conformance to standards and specifications

12. Conduct periodic inspections of work in progress and advises construction supervisors and contractors on implementation of standards and specifications

13.Discuss,plans and specifications along with work schedules with contractors and resolve issues/challenges associated within the project

14.Prepare and maintain records of progress,changes, delays, and other pertinent factors affecting Retail Units

15.Conduct site coordination meetings with the contractor / consultants and involved stake holders

16.Issue Site observation reports to various stake holders

17.Monitor the progress of MEP works of the unit based on the mile stone and advise the landlord for any delays

18.Attend meetings & Issue Progress tracker report to the landlord along with Authoritytracker report

19.Coordinate and liaise with contractor and therelevantAuthorityfor fast approvals

20.Highlight any risk associated with the unit to the landlord in advance


MEP Engineer service deliverables present the following:

The following elements for the Mechanical, electrical and public health include, but not limited to:


i. Air conditioning and chilled water system including Equipment

ii. Mechanical ventilation for general & foul exhaust

iii. Fresh air system

iv. Kitchen extract treatment system

v. Emergency smoke extract system

vi. Domestic water system

vii. Drainage system including condensate, soil, waste & kitchen waste

viii. Fire protection system including sprinklers, FHRs, lnergent systems

ix. LP gas system including leak detection system

x. Building Management System

xi. Security system

xii. LV Electrical system for lighting & power

xiii. Emergency & exit lighting system

xiv. Fire detection & Alarm system

xv. Power and containment for IT data, security, access control, public address, personnel-location and call services, telephone systems

xvi. Cause & Effect and interfacing of all life safety systems to landlord systems

xvii. TVR management in totality

xviii. Liaise with local authorities in case of queries on tenant design




  • Computer Literate–Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint Projectetc.
  • Technical competence in Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Services
  • Experience in Design, and contractingworks
  • Ideally experience in retail project management of buildings andfacilities of similarproject
  • Effective communication skills
  • Experience in working within a diverse and multi-cultural environment.
  • Knowledge of complete MEP services starting from Design, construction to handover ofretail units.
  • Understanding of kitchen extract, LPG, Building Management Systems, IT and Cause& Effect
  • Knowledge of the engineering principles and practices along with standards, codes, andregulations pertaining to the retail units.
  • Knowledge of modern material, methods, and techniques of design, construction,installation, and commissioning of Retail units.
  • Knowledge of local building codes, standards, inspection and investigation techniques.



  • A competitive salary
  • Accommodation allowance
  • Transportation allowance
  • 22 calendar days annual leave
  • Medical and life insurance cover
  • Company gratuity scheme
  • Discretionary bonus scheme
  • Annual flight allowance to point of origin
  • Employee Well-Being Programme – 24 hour free advice on financial, legal and family care specialists and also access to personal health, fitness and nutrition consultants



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