Operations Manager

LVI Associates
AED 400,000 - 600,000
Job description

A global water firm is looking to fill a Operations Manager role for the Water/Wastewater Treatment sector in the UAE. This is a good opportunity to join a well established firm.


  • Manage and oversee the operations of our water treatment plants, ensuring that they run efficiently, safely and to the highest quality standards.
  • Ensure that all operational procedures and policies are followed, and make improvements where necessary.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients and suppliers, and manage contracts and agreements.
  • Ensure that all plant maintenance and repair work is carried out in a timely and effective manner.
  • Manage and motivate a team of operators and technicians, providing training, coaching and guidance as required.
  • Monitor and report on plant performance, including key performance indicators, and implement measures to improve efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Ensure compliance with health, safety and environmental regulations, and maintain accurate records and documentation.
  • Prepare reports, budgets and forecasts, and present to senior management as required.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, Chemistry or related field.
  • At least 7 years of experience in water treatment operations, with at least 3 years in a management role.
  • Strong technical knowledge of water treatment processes and technologies.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain strong relationships with clients, suppliers and team members.
  • Strong leadership and management skills, with the ability to motivate and develop a team.
  • Experience in managing contracts and agreements.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to make sound decisions under pressure.
  • Strong organizational and planning skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken.

If you or someone you know is interested, please submit your updated CV. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.