Role Description

We are currently seeking a highly qualified Substation Project Manager with official approval from the Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) to join our esteemed team. This pivotal role offers an exceptional opportunity for an accomplished professional to spearhead and oversee significant projects within the electrical power domain. The successful candidate will bring extensive expertise in substation operations, construction, and project management, coupled with a demonstrable history of delivering projects of the highest caliber.

Key Responsibilities:

– Lead the meticulous planning, execution, and successful completion of complex substation projects, ensuring strict adherence to SEC regulations and industry best practices.

– Take ownership of project budgets, timelines, and resource allocation, meticulously managing all facets to ensure seamless project delivery within stipulated parameters.

– Foster seamless collaboration amongst internal teams, external contractors, and stakeholders to delineate project goals, scope, and deliverables with precision.

– Employ vigilant oversight to monitor project progress, promptly identifying potential risks and proactively implementing robust mitigation strategies.

– Conduct rigorous site assessments and quality audits to uphold stringent safety protocols and exacting technical standards throughout project lifecycles.

– Deliver comprehensive project updates, reports, and performance metrics to senior management and key stakeholders, ensuring transparency and alignment with organizational objectives.

– Cultivate a culture of excellence and mentorship within the project team, nurturing talent and fostering a cohesive, high-performance work environment.


– Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or a related discipline; Master’s degree preferred.

Valid SEC approval as a Project Manager for substation projects is mandatory.

– Proven track record of 5 years in successfully managing large-scale substation construction projects, preferably within the power industry.

– Deep-seated understanding of SEC regulations, standards, and operational protocols governing substation design, installation, and commissioning.

– Exceptional multitasking prowess, with a demonstrated ability to oversee concurrent projects from inception to fruition.

– Outstanding interpersonal, communication, and leadership acumen, adept at cultivating robust relationships and driving collaborative endeavors.

– Proficiency in industry-standard project management tools and software, such as MS Project, Primavera, or equivalent platforms.

– Fluency in English is essential; proficiency in Arabic would be advantageous.


This position is based in Saudi Arabia, and candidates must possess a transferable Iqama (residency permit) to be considered for the role.

Job Category: Manager
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Riyadh

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