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Project Manager- Marine, Chennai

12 - 19 Years


Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Posted: 11 days ago

Job Description

Do you want to be a part of a Project Management team collaborating on some of the world's most challenging & complex Marine projects across globe?


Today COWI experiences an increased demand for its services and delivers substantial results. This strengthened position in the market brings a continuous flow of new extensive and challenging projects.

Consequently, we are looking for Marine Engineers with experience in Project Management of complex marine projects, involving Tender design, Basic engineering and Detailed design of Port & Harbour and Marine structures. This position will be based in Chennai and reporting to Head of Section.


COWI India has approximately 700 staff working within India and are currently involved in a variety of multidisciplinary projects around the Globe, including Scandinavia, UK, Germany, Middle East, SE Asia, Africa, North America and India.

The Marine department of COWI is undertaking projects from both international and domestic markets and offers a comprehensive range of consulting services related to the development of ports, harbours, coastal and marine structures etc. COWI Marine department is supporting their clients to draw a detailed picture of any consequences on the built and natural environment arising from the development/installation of any port, marine, coastal project.


  • You will Manage complex multi-disciplinary marine projects, starting from proposal preparation, Client management, interface management within disciplines and management of sub consultants
  • You will lead individual structural design teams both for Indian and International projects
  • You will carry out tender, basic and detailed design of Port, Harbour & Marine structures with associated landside facilities
  • You will delegate, supervise and co-ordinate design activities within the team and with other design teams located in remote locations
  • You will mentor the team members and assure quality of deliverables


You are a B.Tech/M.Tech in Civil Engineering/Marine Structures from reputed institute with 10+ years of experience in Port & Harbour and Marine structures.

Additionally, you can relate to the following:

  • You have 3-5 years' experience as a Project Manager / Task Manager for multi-disciplinary marine projects
  • You have Basic knowledge of other inter-related disciplines like geotechnical engineering, material handling, Mechanical and Electrical design including piping, civil infrastructure like roads, drainage, etc,
  • You have good theoretical knowledge in Structural Engineering
  • You have good knowledge in design of variety of marine structures like Jetties, Berths, Dolphins etc., and design of container yards
  • You are well versed with structural analysis software like STAAD Pro, SAP, ROBOT etc.,
  • You can prepare design spread sheets
  • You have knowledge of working with Indian and International codes (IS, BS, EURO and API etc.)


  • Excellent communication skills with strong command over written & spoken English to be able to interact with internal as well as external teams
  • Experience of working in an International Design Company will be added advantage
  • Team orientation skills to be able to interact and coordinate with other business units in COWI
  • Ability to make effective scheduling and plan for execution


At COWI, we offer exciting careers and emphasise personal development, accountability and independence in everything we do.

We maintain a great social environment and provide many opportunities to influence your own development through targeted training, coaching and knowledge sharing.


We look forward to receiving your application latest by 29th September' 2019. Please note we will be conducting interviews on an ongoing basis.

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter
Industry: Construction / Engineering / Cement / Metals
Functional Area: Engineering Design, R&D
Role Category: Senior Management
Role: Head/VP/GM-R&D
Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent

Desired Candidate Profile

Education:UG -B.Tech/B.E. - Any Specialization, Marine, Civil
PG - M.Tech - Civil, Any Specialization, Marine

Company Profile

COWI India Pvt Ltd.
COWI is a leading consulting group that creates value for customers, people and society through our unique 360° approach. Based on our world-class competencies within engineering, economics and environmental science, we tackle challenges from many vantage points to create coherent solutions for our customer.

With offices all over the world, we combine global presence with local knowledge to take on projects anywhere in the world - no matter how large or small. At any given moment, we are involved in more than 12,000 projects.

We have more than 85 years of experience in the business, and COWI is a leader within its field because our more than 6,600 employees are leaders within theirs. Together with our customers, we create coherence in tomorrow's sustainable societies.
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Contact Details

Recruiter Name:Nancy Wadhwa

Contact Company:COWI India Pvt Ltd.