Site Manager

Job Description

For our Large Drives Applications (LDA) organization, we are looking for a Site Manager who will be assigned to the project sites in Turkey and abroad. This role will be leading site activities of assigned Electrification and Automation project in Cement and Mining industries. Site Manager will be responsible for the technical and commercial success of the project during erection and commissioning phases on site. This relates in particular to: 

• Responsibility for leadership duties at a work site and all associated tasks.
• Ensuring proper execution of field assembly and commissioning services (in terms of technical, economic and quality concerns) to fulfil the business’ project execution obligations in a professional and safe manner, on time & to budget.

What are my responsibilities?

Project Planning, Controlling and Closure

• Manages the assigned activities within the defined time and quality framework.
• Complies with the requirements of the Siemens Project Management Plan with particular emphasis on timely and accurate reporting.
• Works to procedures and requirements concerning quality management (audits, test seals, acceptance checks) according to valid Quality Management regulations and standards
• Monitors continuously the project status, early identification of discrepancies and initiates targeted actions
• Documents all work results according to the valid document management standards

Health and Safety Management

• Ensures that EHS best practice is implemented on all work sites
• Actively promotes the Siemens Zero Harm initiative

Risk, Opportunity, Issue Management

• Identifies and assesses all risk factors utilising appropriate risk measurement tools
• Devises suitable strategies for risk mitigation (elimination, reduction)
• Implement procedure for solving issues and problems (identification, analysis, actions and controlling) with all necessary internal and external partners
• Identifies and minimises non-conformance costs

Claim Management

• Supports the project team in the identification and documenting of claims
• Puts the strategy for making/mitigating claims rigorously into practice
• At an early stage, informs customer, management and project team of scope deviations
• At an early stage, identifies and mitigates external claims
• Conducts (jointly with PM) negotiations on making/mitigating claims

 Partner Management

• Rigorously monitors the performance of the subcontractors/partners, conducts timely escalation (in the event of qualitative shortfalls and problems in cooperation) and, where there are any discrepancies, initiates timely suitable action

Financial Management

• Manages project obligations within the defined financial targets (budget, target costing, target profit)
• Initiates invoicing according to project progress
• Support the project in optimising the project cash flow and assets

Customer Management

• Properly manages customer expectations.
• Creates additional business opportunities out of the ongoing projects including identification of business opportunities


• Ensures efficient communication with all relevant stakeholders
• Ensures targeted and full communication within the site team
What do I need to qualify for the role?

• Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Electrical-Electronics Engineering.
• At least 5 years of experience as a Site Manager with full responsibility in industrial (preferably in cement and mining), energy and infrastructure projects.
• Working knowledge of instrumentation, process automation systems, MV & LV electrical switchgear systems, transformers, diesel generators, UPS & installations 
• Has successful experience of working in teams made up of international members
• Solid organizational skills including attention to details, multi-tasking skills, advanced time management and analytical skills.
• Strong communication skills and customer focus.
• To be proactive, taking initiative, defining actions, and getting things done.
• Ability to meet demanding schedule requirements without compromising quality and EHS.
• IT Knowledge: computer literate with a good knowledge of Autocad and Microsoft Office tools particularly Excel, Word and Microsoft Project. 
• Languages: must be fluent in spoken and written Turkish & English 

What else do I need to know?

• Driving license is required.
• No restriction to travel within Turkey and abroad.
• No military obligation for male candidates.

As Siemens, we believe physical barriers are not related to potential. Only the potential matters to us. Therefore, we look forward to receive applications of candidates with physical barriers and chronic illnesses. We support healthy relationships between candidates with barriers and their colleagues because we believe we can create differences together.

Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuating diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work.

We are looking forward to receiving your online application. Please ensure you complete all areas of the application form to the best of you ability as we will use the data to review your suitability to the role.

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If you need more information please don't hesitate to contact us.

+90 216 459 20 00

Organization: Portfolio Companies

Company: Siemens Sanayi ve Ticaret Anonim Sirketi

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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