OCS Manager

Country/Region:  EG
Field:  Consulting

Cairo, EG

Type of Contract:  Fixed-term contract
Level of experience:  15-20 years
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SYSTRA is one of the world's leading engineering and consultancy groups specialising in public transport and sustainable mobility. With over 10,300 employees, SYSTRA's mission is to design safe and sustainable transport solutions to bring people together, develop social inclusion and facilitate access to employment, education and leisure throughout the world.


For 65 years, the Group has been working alongside cities and regions to contribute to their development by creating, improving and modernising their infrastructure and transport systems, throughout the life cycle of their projects. SYSTRA is involved from the earliest stages of design through to the testing, deployment and maintenance phases. The company provides all its services in over 80 countries worldwide and generates 74% of its turnover internationally. With its new services, SYSTRA supports its clients and partners in their digital, ecological and energy transition, in order to invent the mobility of tomorrow.

Position Summary:

This individual is tasked to follow up and supervise on site the Contractor’s OCS wiring activities including OCS cantilever installation and registration, to verify the quality of the installation in compliance with the design documentation, specifications and inspection and test plans, to report on quality issues encountered, to report on site progress in order to assure that the contractor’s activities are in compliance with its approved plans and processes as well as with the contract requirements.


Technical/Functional Responsibilities:

  • Attend OCS wiring, cantilever installation and registration site inspections and provide competent inspection status.
  • Monitor OCS installation compliance against inspection and test plans, quality system procedures, and method statements.
  • Review OCS wiring, cantilever installation and registration documentation including method statements and inspection and test plan, and participate in the review of wiring, cantilever installation and registration design documentation.
  • Monitor OCS installation progress against approved schedules.
  • Monitor contractor adherence to its safety plans
  • Intervene to prevent any potential hazardous safety, environmental or quality event
  • Provide reporting to line management of any deficiencies in contractor compliance with approved plans and procedures, issues related to implementation of the work and other pertinent matters.


       Position Specifics

Qualifications Profile

  • Experience in OCS wiring activities on relevant projects for position, preferably on large transportation projects.
  • Accredited college degree in related activities (engineering or construction management) or equivalent related experience.
  • English fluency in reading, writing and speech.
  • Proficient experience in key MS Desktop applications.
  • Prior experience on multi-phase projects and in the Middle East is preferred.
  • Certifications of continued relevant training and education related to construction quality, rail or transportation industry is preferred.

Systra is an equal opportunities company; this position is open to all applicants.