Water Quality Specialist- for a government facility in Qatar

Job Detail

  • Job ID 34401
  • Career Level  Mid Career
  • Experience  8 Years +
  • Gender  No preference
  • Industry  Electric Power Production & Transmission
  • Nationality  No preference
  • Qualifications  Degree Bachelor

Job Description

Qualification & Experience
􀁸 Qualification: Bachelor’s degree in Water Quality or Environmental or Chemical or
Biological Engineering, and Certification in water quality assessments is essential
􀁸 Experience: More than 10 years of experience in water quality management and
leadership responsibility in a large organization with 4+ years of supervisory
experience preferably in a large utility company
􀁸 Fluent in English correspondence. Knowledge of Arabic is an advantage
􀁸 Computer literate and presentation skill
􀁸 Requires mobile communication during normal and outside office hours for
emergency contact

Major Duties / Responsibilities
􀁸 Develops, implements, and ensures effective maintenance of water quality policies
and programs in liaison with the Head of Health and Environment by coordinating
with the Water Networks Directorate to ensure the water transmitted and distributed
across Qatar, is of assured quality
􀁸 Manages development, integration and implementation of Water Quality strategies
and plans, in order to ensure water quality in compliance with Kahramaa’s
standards, regulations and policies
􀁸 Develops Water Quality procedures and systems, in compliance with all relevant
quality standards and procedural/ legislative requirements

Ensures preparation of manuals and guidelines which includes guidelines on
ensuring compliance with drinking water quality standards
􀁸 Plans all the Water Quality activities in a cost effective and professional manner by
being aware of all occurrences and requirements of operations, maintenance and
administrative departments
􀁸 Conducts regular audits and inspections on KM Water sites and KM Water Quality
lab to assess the implementation of established policies & systems
􀁸 Sets certification requirements for Kahramaa Water Quality Lab in order to meet
with the highest international standards
􀁸 Provides recommendations to the Water Networks Directorate on any queries/
issues/ concerns with regards to water quality
􀁸 Participates in second party audits of suppliers, consultants and contractors
working with Kahramaa and ensures all audits are periodically conducted and
compliant with established standards
􀁸 Ensures documentation of the audit findings and submit reports to the management
when required
􀁸 Ensures all non-conformance reports are raised during the audits and verification
of corrective and preventive actions and corrective action initiated
􀁸 Reviews all documents pertaining to monthly Water Quality plans, incident
investigations etc., in a timely manner
􀁸 Adheres to organizational policies and procedures at all times as applicable to
performing the role
􀁸 Keeps abreast of any changes in related laws and regulations that impact the Water
Quality initiatives driven by the department
􀁸 Works in cooperation with Quality Assurance and Continual Improvement

Required skills