About the Job

We’re seeking a highly motivated and experienced Project Manager to oversee the construction of our cutting-edge vertical farming projects. The Project Manager will be responsible for ensuring the successful completion of the project, including planning, execution, monitoring, control, and closure. This role requires a strong understanding of project management principles, as well as experience in construction and agriculture industries.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop a comprehensive project plan, including scope, objectives, timeline, and budget.
  • Coordinate with architects, engineers, contractors, and other stakeholders to ensure the successful completion of the project.
  • Manage and oversee the procurement of materials, equipment, and services, ensuring quality and cost-effectiveness.
  • Regularly review and update the project plan, making adjustments as needed to keep the project on track and within budget.
  • Monitor and control the project’s progress, identifying and addressing any issues or risks that may arise.
  • Ensure compliance with local building codes, regulations, and industry standards.
  • Establish and maintain effective communication channels with stakeholders, providing regular updates on project status.
  • Develop and implement effective change management processes, ensuring that any changes to the project scope are carefully considered and approved by relevant stakeholders.
  • Coordinate and supervise the construction and installation of facility components, including the shelter, HVAC, dehumidification, and automation systems.
  • Oversee the commissioning and testing of systems to ensure they meet the required specifications and performance criteria.
  • Collaborate with the operations team to ensure a smooth transition from construction to facility operation.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Agriculture, or a related field.
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in project management, with a focus on construction and/or agriculture industries.
  • Proven track record of managing large-scale projects from inception to completion, meeting deadlines, and staying within budget.
  • Strong understanding of project management principles and best practices, with PMP certification being a plus.
  • Experience in hydroponic or vertical farming systems is a strong advantage.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with diverse teams and stakeholders.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to identify and address potential issues or risks.
  • Detail-oriented and well-organized, with the ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities.
  • Proficient in project management software and tools, such as Microsoft Project, Asana, or similar.
  • Willingness to travel to the construction site as needed.

Graze it offers a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as opportunities for professional growth and development. If you are a driven and dedicated Project Manager with a passion for sustainable agriculture, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Dubai Riyadh

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