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Regional Facilities Engineering Manager, MENA, RME

Job ID: 2155235 | Amazon Middle East and NA FZ

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AMZL MENA Regional Facilities Engineering Manager

Amazon opened its virtual doors in 1995 and strives to be the world’s most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online.


Amazon is looking to hire an experienced, innovative, hands-on, and customer-obsessed Regional Facilities Engineering Manager that can drive innovation and execution in our network in MENA. As a senior member of the MENA Engineering team you will be responsible for managing and optimizing the Last Mile delivery network from an engineering and facilities perspective to meet our high goals in customer experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible of applying the Amazon Safety Policy and working with the Safety team to improve safety on site.
  • Take ownership and responsibility for the region in all aspects of Engineering, Facilities, issue management and performance of the KPIs
  • Responsible for the overall building and facilities maintenance at multiple sites across the Region inclusive development, management of her/his reporting and audit of 3rd party maintenance contracts
  • Deploy the Early Life Cycle process to ensure successful launches
  • Support of equipment engineering including specification, purchase and maintenance systems (Conveyors, Sortation, Identification, etc.)
  • Lead engineering process-improvement and standardization efforts and manage the implementation of both technical builds and process improvements
  • Drive the generation, communication and execution of engineering and facilities requirements, work with the operations, capacity planning, and other functional teams to develop business requirements
  • Promote improvement in Amazon’s Fulfilment effectiveness, through process design and cost reduction
  • Fully understand and ensure procedural adherence to industry operating standards
  • Apply best practices from and share best practices with other regions.
  • Collate, review and present weekly performance data
  • Hire, lead and develop a scalable team and align resource as the business grows
  • Be a key participant in Operations strategy and performance meetings




Basic Experience:
  • Significant experience in a similar role, ideally in a fast-paced industrial, logistics, production or manufacturing environment
  • Proven experience of Subcontractor management
  • Good Project Management Skills
  • Results oriented approach with high level of analytical, team leadership and organizational skills
  • Experience in Mechanical and Electrical installations
  • Experience in Maintenance of Material Handling Equipment and General Building Equipment
  • Experience with Health and Safety legislation
  • Computer skills (MS Office, CMMS, AUTOCAD, etc.)
  • High level of written, verbal and interpersonal skills

Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher)
  • Qualified Engineer with an Electrical and/or Mechanical background
  • Good analytical, team leadership and organizational skills
  • Ability to work autonomously
  • Hands on working style
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to lead and direct to support the business strategy
  • Fluent in English, Arabic is a plus.



Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.



BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Basic Experience:

  • Significant experience in a similar role, ideally in a fast-paced industrial, logistics, production or manufacturing environment

  • Proven experience of Subcontractor management

  • Good Project Management Skills

  • Results oriented approach with high level of analytical, team leadership and organizational skills

  • Experience in Electrical installations

  • Experience in Maintenance of Material Handling Equipment and General Building Equipment

  • Experience with Health and Safety legislation

  • Computer skills (MS Office, CMMS, AUTOCAD, etc.)

  • High level of written, verbal and interpersonal skills


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PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree (or higher)

  • Qualified Engineer with an Electrical and/or Mechanical background

  • Good analytical, team leadership and organizational skills

  • Ability to work autonomously

  • Hands on working style

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Ability to lead and direct to support the business strategy

  • Fluent in Spanish and English


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