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Senior Project Manager - Highways

Senior Project Manager - Highways

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KEO is a creative enterprise, where innovation is a way of life. We are uniquely resourced with end-to-end services to take clients from inspiration, through conceptualization, to realization of design or project delivery in the built and natural environments. 

For over 50 years we’ve led with vision, contributing to many of the world’s most ambitious projects, iconic places, remarkable experiences and prosperous communities. As a highly integrated and agile AEP/PMCM firm, KEO is ranked by ENR in the Top 200 International Design Firms; a Top 20 International PM firm; and 44thlargest global architecture firm. 

We draw from the expertise from over 60 nations, bringing experience from every major market of the globe. With over 2,500 multidisciplinary professionals and staff, we are an international professional consulting services firm. 

We are now seeking an exceptional Senior Project Manager - Highways to join our award winning team based within our Oman Office. 


This critical role will be responsible for planning and managing infrastructure projects of medium to high level of complexity, ensuring that they are delivered to a high quality, on time, on budget, and to client expectations.


Paramount to success within this varied role will include:


  • Providing technical assistance to the client in the day to day operations.
  • Assisting in carrying out major highway project evaluations, project planning, design and preparation of tender documents for design and supervision, or design and build for roads projects, and for the roads maintenance/upgrading or any other related tenders as required by client.
  • Assisting in the analysis and evaluation of all the afore-mentioned tender documents.
  • Reviewing all of the design stages of roads projects designed by various consultants, from selection of road alignment to final preparation of tender documents.
  • Carrying out site visits as and when instructed by the client.
  • Providing technical assistance in the general implementation of routing the existing road network under the jurisdiction of the client.
  • Reviewing and updating the existing program for highway maintenance and road improvement with a particular emphasis on the careful monitoring of road deterioration and effect of different maintenance strategies.
  • Assisting in the preparation of annual and five-year plans for estimating the budget allocation.
  • Carrying out studies for the highway safety.


To be successful in this dynamic opportunity, we envision that you will bring a minimum of 10 years of experience with Ph.D, or 15 years with M.Sc., or 20 years with B.Sc. major rural and urban highway projects in all types of terrains and involving all types of interchanges. Extensive practical experience in the planning, design and construction of highways, starting from route selection to the final design stages for major highways. 

Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or any related field is essential. 

Registered/Chartered Engineer is preferred.

KEO’s performance is founded upon integrity, results, innovation, safety and our people. We embrace diversity and recognise its’ contribution to client success wherever we work.

Our generous remuneration packages are bespoke and provide a wide range of additional benefits to support both national and expatriate employees and their families. We take pride in offering long term and dynamic career opportunities and invest in our people through our global learning, development and leadership programs.

We are excited to hear how you can partner with our award winning team and treat all expressions of interest confidentially.