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Foul Drainage Engineer - Sewer Networks

Country/Region:  SA
Field:  Engineering

Riyadh, SA

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  10-15 years
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The global leader in public transport infrastructure, SYSTRA has specialised in the mass transit and rail market since 1957. The main shareholders of SYSTRA are SNCF and RATP. Its ambition is to serve emerging needs for collective and sustainable mobility throughout the world. With a presence in 80 countries, SYSTRA manages over 3,000 projects for high-speed systems, traditional rail lines, metros and tramways throughout the world.
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Planned to be the world’s largest floating industrial complex ,the Neom Industrial City will be a 7km-wide floating city that will be home to the world’s ‘first fully automated port and integrated logistics hub’. 

We are currently looking for a Foul Drainage Engineer - Sewer Networks and will be responsible for design and technical delivery of the Foul Drainage System. His/her role will involve designing the water supply system while coordinating the design requirements provided by the Senior Engineer with his and others’ inputs including internal discipline Engineers, Draftsmen and CAD/GIS team members. This includes interfacing with the other Discipline Managers/Leads and the Senior Engineers in other disciplines.

Main duties

The Foul Drainage Engineer, working closely under the Senior Engineer’s direction and supervision, is responsible to provide key input to the design of the Foul Drainage System from a technical and quality perspective to ensure it is a success. He/she is also responsible for maintaining technical standards, compliance with the relative EHS and quality plans and procedures, internal design coordination as well as providing effective management and guidance to the technical delivery of his/her internal project team including GIS/CAD Draftsmen.

The Foul Drainage Engineer will apply all design management systems and documents set up by the Engineering Manager, and ensure technical staff supporting him/her in his Design Tasks are engaged and managed so that the can deliver successfully to the design in line with their roles and responsibilities assigned by the Engineering Manager. Also, that well defined and reporting lines and communications are adhered to as established within the Foul Drainage System Design Team. He/she will be responsible for participating in the successful delivery of the assigned Water Supply System from concept design to final implementation including quality, time, cost and technical alignment with client sectors and procedures.


Bachelor degree in Civil engineering

Other degrees

Technical skills

  • Must have BSc, BEng or equivalent with at least 10 years design experience
  • Well versed in Foul Drainage network design.
  • Excellent working knowledge of the design procedures for major wet utilities projects and  knowledge of Saudi authorities codes and regulations will be preferred
  • Experienced in SewerGEMS and WaterGEMS
  • Experienced in Lift Stations design  

Personal qualities

  • Have an aptitude to multi-task and be self starting in new business environments
  • Candidates based in KSA will be preferred
  • Highly experienced and widely credible for technical knowledge, expertise and guidance
  • Excellent communication skills

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

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