Position: Logistic Engineer

Company Name: Construction Company

Location: UAE

Experience: 10 to 15 Years

Qualification: Bachelor of Engineering or equivalent

Skills: Construction site, Mobilisation, Supply chain management

Mode of Interview: Skype and Mobile



  • Create a secure site
  • Responsible for all traffic management internally and externally and road network cleanliness.
  • Manage the installation of site facilities
  • Create operational procedures and method statements
  • Organize site inductions, ensure induction records are securely stored.
  • Create a schedule of logistics meetings and ensure logistics is represented at site meetings.

Supply chain management

  • Describe the characteristics of the site, including site access /egress, storage capacity, and arrangement by programme, labour, hoists, cranes etc
  • Use the description to produce daily, weekly and long term movements plans
  • Understand procurement arrangements
  • Control materials in and out of site.
  • Plan and integrate with key contractors to meet the needs of the planned programme and de-confliction of on site space and time where appropriate.
  • Assist in the evaluation of potential logistic suppliers and appropriate delivery management booking systems.
  • Be capable of managing sub-contractors to deliver their package of goods or services
  • Variation control and early communication of foreseeable change
  • Commercial/Contract basic understanding
  • Utilize business management system procedures.
  • Record keeping and key performance indicator (KPI) production.

Program support

  • Embrace a delivery-focussed culture.
  • Organize resources to enable contract deadlines to be achieved.
  • Organize resources to work additional hours as required to meet project deadlines (eg extended site hours if required by client).
  • Responsible for ensuring logistics activities are not a constraining factor on the program, where deemed unavoidable ensuring the issues are communicated in order that de-confliction can occur.

Delivery management

  • Select a delivery management technique, process and system.
  • Provide logistics instruction to all project suppliers.
  • Manage all movements to and from site and keeping associated records.
  • Enforce the full use of the organisation's delivery management system.
  • Plan to and maximise load capacity on all vehicles arriving at site were possible, ensure suppliers use appropriate vehicles for delivery.
  • Ensure that drivers and vehicles meet the required standards before being accepted to site.

Vehicles, plant, equipment and vertical transport

  • Specifying and managing plant and equipment.
  • Maintain an asset register of all equipment.
  • Ensure vehicles and plant are operated safely by trained personnel and in a legally compliant manner
  • Ensure all equipment is inspected, maintained and tested to agreed frequencies
  • Have knowledge of hoists and cranes, and create and agree booking system to manage their capacity.


  • Understand the roles of standard logistics operatives: laborer, waste operative, carpenter, hoist driver, handyman, traffic marshal, SIA guard.
  • Ensure operatives are assured of their roles and responsibilities.
  • Ensure competencies of own team are demonstrable.
  • Recruitment of operatives.