Principal Thermal Generation Consultant Jobs In Dubai | Jacobs


Principal Thermal Generation Consultant Jobs In Dubai | Jacobs

At Jacobs, our Power Solutions team is geared towards providing a more integrated approach offering end-to-end service to support our clients in energy networks, thermal generation, renewable generation and storage solutions space.  We are helping our clients meet the challenges faced in countries and cities across the globe, providing innovative solutions from replacing conventional thermal power plants with renewable energy to developing demand side management strategies.

Working from our Dubai office and as part of the Jacobs Middle East regional Energy and Power business line, as the Principal Thermal Generation Consultant, you will be responsible for providing consultancy and engineering services across the Middle East region covering a broad range of power generation technologies. These include modern low carbon coal generation technologies, open and combined cycled gas generation technologies as well as evolving clean energy thermal generation technologies such as hydrogen conversion. Your core duties would include:

•    Delivering technically excellent power consultancy and engineering services covering a range of power generation technologies such as coal, gas, diesel and evolving clean energy thermal generation technologies

•    Managing or undertaking technical lead/practice review duties on projects delivering on cost, on time, and resulting in client satisfaction

•    Facilitating independent design/review/assurance on Projects

•    Collaborating with our management team and supporting business development to help identify emerging opportunities with clients

•    Leading on the support of bid preparation and assisting with submittals as required, through supporting sales, operations and market solutions in the pursuit and delivery of financially successful projects

•    Helping to create a broader pipeline for the Jacobs Power and Energy business and associated services

•    Actively engaging with clients across power and energy, enhancing our reputation through strong service delivery and ensuring Jacobs services are actively sought after for technical expertise

•    Representing Jacobs at key thought leadership events

•    Contributing to business planning for the Middle East operation to achieve both regional and global business objectives

•    Establishing and maintaining relationships within industry (e.g. prospects, past clients, regulators, suppliers)

•    Being engaged in the Jacobs culture of caring, safety culture and promote safety in all aspects of project delivery


 Here’s What You’ll Need: 

As a successful candidate, you will be come with broad experience in the power and energy sector covering a range of power generation technologies covering coal, gas, diesel and evolving clean energy thermal generation technologies. Experience should cover the core generation technologies as well as associated balance of plant.

It is likely that you will have experience working for either original equipment manufacturers, power project developers, public power utility companies, private sector power providers or contractor or engineering consultancy. It is preferable that you would have worked for, or with, a project delivery, engineering or consulting organization, bringing with you the experience of winning work in a client orientated environment, especially with Power and Energy developers and organizations in the Middle East, and ideally those located in Saudi Arabia.

Experience in a technical lead role on one or more projects delivering end to end engineering, procurement and construction of conventional power generation assets would be desirable.

Jacobs. A world where you can. 

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With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.



  Primary Location: United Arab Emirates-United Arab Emirates Countrywide-Bur Dubai-AE Bur Dubai – Halcrow International PartnershipTravel: Yes, 10 % of the TimeJob Posting: May 15, 2023, 4:47:09 PMJob: ElectricalOrganization: PPSJob Type: ExperiencedJob Classification: Fulltime-RegularWork Locations: AE Bur Dubai – Halcrow International Partnership Halcrow International Partnership, 7th floor, City Tower 2 Sheikh Zayed Road, Trade Center 1, PO Box 360 2 Bur Dubai Capabilities: Power Generation

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