Alstom Logistics/Lifting Supervisor in Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai, AE
As a promoter of sustainable mobility, Alstom develops and markets systems, equipment and services for the railway sector. Alstom manages the widest range of solutions in the market – from high-speed trains to metros and tramways – customised services (maintenance, modernisation,…) and infrastructure and signalling solutions. Alstom is a world leader in integrated railway systems. It recorded sales of €6.9 billion and booked €10.6 billion of orders in the 2015/16 fiscal year. Headquartered in France, Alstom is present in over 60 countries and employs 31,000 people today.
The Alstom-led consortium Expolink, also composed of Acciona and Gulermak, has signed a contract with RTA (Roads & Transport Authority) to design and build the extension of Dubai’s Red metro line, also called Route 2020, and upgrade the system of the existing line. The project involves the construction of a 15-kilometre-long line – of which 11.8 kilometers of elevated metro line and 3.2 kilometers underground metro line - branching off the existing red line at the Nakheel Harbour & Tower station.
Purpose of the Job
The Track subsystem builds the Track of the Dubai Metro 2020 project.
The Logistics Supervisor is in charge to handle :
Preparation of lifting plan
Organisation of lifting operations
Follow-up of transport activities for site supplies
Supervision of Temporary Staging Area for Work fronts, including traffic control coordination
Supervision of construction plant operators, including mobile crane, RR Excavator, Multiple service vehicle
This position reports hierarchically to the Logistics Engineer.
The Logistics/Lifting Supervisor will be cooperating with other logistics supervisors among the Operations (lifting and transport) department of the project TSA/Plant and Tools team.
The Logistics Supervisor will be in charge of a team of riggers, operators, and traffic controllers.
Ensure safe and optimized lifting and transport operations
Ensure safe and optimized coordination of TSA
Ensure training and coordination of operators
The Logistics Supervisor is in charge of:
For the LIFTING PLAN part:
Prepare crane data, cargo data, transport means data, and create lifting drawing simulation
Monitor lifting location environment, measure distances
Analyse necessary lifting gears specification
For the LIFTING OPERATIONS part:
Follow-up crane and transport means access to jobsite and setting-up
Ensure respect of lifting distances
Inspect cargo conditions
Prepare lifting gears with operators and riggers teams
For the TRANSPORT FOLLOW-UP part:
Ensure safe and optimized loading of the transport means
Monitor the transport route
Inspect public road and site access conditions
For the TSA SUPERVISION part:
Coordinate supplies with General Services and Warehouse team
Supervise the traffic management
For the OPERATOR SUPERVISION part:
Ensure training as per HSE rules
Coordinate operators with construction site persons in charge
Engineer education, mechanical fields. Rigger level 2 certification (UAE)
Desired Knowledge / Experience
Minimum 10 to 15 years, in similar position, in track construction projects.
Validated experiences in Transport and lifting management in such large project and in logistic.
Perfect knowledge of:
Local public road regulation
Safety rules for lifting operations
HSE constraints in terms of safety
Track work activities, Civil works activities
Behavioural Skills / Competencies
Work under pressure and high tension, reactive to emergency situation. Leadership, initiative and decision minded.
Knowledge in international environment managerial skills. Perfect command in English language.
Team spirit approach and good communication skills.
At Alstom, we offer you the opportunity to unleash your potential and reinvent yourself. As a future employee, you will have a unique opportunity to drive our organization forward, while continuing to build your career and contribute to the expanding growth of the global railway industry. More information about Alstom can be found at: www.alstom.com
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