Head of Engineering l Lubeca

Lubeca Pty Ltd
Job Type
Expiry Date
14/12/2021 00:21:00
Company Description

With experts in Melbourne, Dubai and Mumbai, Lubeca has an international reach. The Lubeca Jumpform has a proven track record in various high-rise projects throughout the Middle East and Asia and the Pacific.

Major projects have been successfully delivered in the UAE, India, Singapore and Australia where it is the system of choice for international construction companies.

As a company of the Doka Group, Lubeca can offer additional services by relying on the innovative formwork expertise of Doka worldwide.

Jump smart. Jump safe. Jump Lubeca.

Job Description

As the Head of Engineering at Lubeca, you are an important member of the country management team and you will be fully accountable for all topics related Engineering and Design. You develop and manage your team ensuring that they are given the resources and opportunities they need to succeed. You enable them to provide the most suitable Jumpform designs for the challenging projects of our clients and to collaborate successfully within their team, with other departments and external parties.

You will report directly to the Managing Director with a functional reporting line to the Head of Engineering Middle East & Africa. 

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Manage the engineering department including scheduling of staff, induction of new staff as well as training and development of the team
  • Ensure the engineering team find the most economical technical solution
  • Represent the Engineering department both externally and internally
  • Set and optimize internal standards and ensure their compliance with local and Doka Group standards
  • Budgetary and Cost control for the Engineering department
  • Accompany technical and commercial supervision of projects focusing on cross-functional collaboration (Sales, Operations, Support) to advance business performance
  • Support, promote and implement the agreed targets in accordance with the strategy
  • Advise Formwork Instructors, Design Engineers and Sales Engineers in regards to technical problems and issues that arise on site
  • Ideally conduct advanced statics calculations

We are looking for a proactive and flexible person with strong leadership and stakeholder management skills. In addition we look for the following qualifications:

  • Technical/Civil Engineering Qualification
  • Economic understanding
  • Minimum of 10 years' experience in concrete forming and shoring, ideally with Jumpform experience
  • Comprehensive construction-specific practical experience (building construction, site or project management, scaffolding)
  • Solid knowledge of AutoCAD and Microsoft Office applications
  • Strong understanding of structural detailing and shop drawings
  • High level of English
  • Experience in Australian construction industry is an advantage
  • Outstanding leadership, team management and problem-solving skills
  • Self-reflective person with attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills with stakeholders on all levels
  • Ability to set priorities in line with business requirements, manage time effectively and motivate others
  • High level of commitment and willingness to go the extra mile

Additional Information

If this is you, wait no more! Apply now or contact Joylyn delos Reyes, Global Talent Acquisition Specialist at joylyn.delosreyes@doka.com for more information.