Water O&M Manager

Express Executive Recruitment

Pictogramme entreprise

Sector of activity

Water management.

Type of company

International joint venture.

Company size

Composed of key international players in their respective fields: water management, civil engineering, contract management.

Pictrogramme travail

Country, city

Saudi Arabia, key national city.

Type of assignment

Express Executive Recruitment.


Reporting directly to the General Manager of the company.


Our client is an international joint venture, made up of the most reputable companies in their field, currently engaged in a major water management contract in Saudi Arabia.

As part of this long-term contract, our client is committed to improving overall operational performance and strengthening the expertise of the management team. In this context, we were mandated, on an exclusive and confidential basis, to rapidly find a key member of the management team.

We therefore proposed the position of Water O&M Manager, based in a major city in Saudi Arabia. The successful candidate has joined this project as a key member of the management team and has been able to develop his or her own expertise.


International joint venture.
Composed of key international players in their respective fields: water management, civil engineering, contract management.
A company with several thousand employees.
Company in charge of millions of households for drinking water-related activities.
Cluster size is around 150 employees.
Company in charge of various water production and treatment plants in the cluster.


The main responsibilities are as follows:
- Play a leading role in all water distribution activities.
- Ensure responsibility and monitoring of all water distribution services within your perimeter.
- Reinforce the transformation of operational processes and working methods.

The manager manages a large team of several hundred employees, with the support of your direct reports.

Within your scope, you will lead and supervise the following responsibilities:
- Optimize time-to-market for new customers
- Train your operational teams
- Manage water operation and maintenance costs and improve operational efficiency


Truly international profile
Seniority in the position and experience of large-scale contracts
Experience in water management activities (not in hydraulic construction activities)
Minimum 15 years' experience.
Engineering background with an internationally recognized degree.

Non-technical skills :
Minimum command of English.
Knowledge of Arabic would be an asset.
Multicultural profile, ability to adapt and share knowledge
team spirit and willingness to join a dynamic, highly professional team