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Gardener, Irrigation Plumbers, Palm Cutters, Small Equipment Operators
United Arab Emirates
Posted 2 weeks ago

08th June 2024: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Available Positions :

  • Gardener
  • Small Equipment Operators
  • Irrigation Plumbers
  • Palm Cutters

Contact: Varghese Mathew, Tel: 04 590 4000, Email: jobs@desertgroup.ae

Location: Desert Group Head Office, 2nd Floor, Lotus Plaza Building, Al Quoz Industrial Area 1, Dubai

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Please bring following documents

CV & Passport copy

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Job CategoryIrrigation, Landscape

08th June 2024: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Available Positions : Contact: Varghese Mathew, Tel: 04 590 4000, Email: jobs@desertgroup.ae Location: Desert Group Head Office, 2nd Floor, Lotus Plaza Building, Al ...

Mechanic
United Arab Emirates
Posted 2 weeks ago

07th & 08th June 2024: 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

Sr. Mechanic

  • Minimum 10 years experience in heavy construction and earth moving machineries (JCB, Wheel loader, Excavator, Dozer, Genest etc)
  • Experience in preventive, breakdown maintenance, major repairs, and overhauling work such as engine gearbox, differential overhauling etc.
  • Diagnose, Identify, recommend requirements of parts, and prepare requisition form etc.
  • Valid UAE License preferred.

Mechanic

  • Minimum 5 years experience in heavy construction and earth moving machineries (JCB, Wheel loader, Excavator, Dozer, Genest etc)
  • Experience in preventive, breakdown maintenance and all repair work such as clutch, brake, day-to-day adjustments.
  • Valid UAE License preferred.

Mechanic Cum Electrician

  • Minimum 5 years experience in preventive, breakdown maintenance of Turf and Golf course machineries, electrical golf carts etc Heavy Duty Operators (JCB, Excavator, Bobcat, Wheel Loader-Shovel)
  • Minimum 2 years experience and Valid UAE Licence.

Heavy Truck Drivers (Truck crane, Tanker, Trailer, Compactor)

• Minimum 2 years experience and Valid UAE Licence.

Ride On Mower Operators

• Minimum 2 years working with sports pitch & golf courses

Contact: Nissar, Tel: 04 590 4382, Email: jobs@desertgroup.ae

Location: Desert Group Workshop office, Al quoz Ind Area 3

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Please bring following documents

CV | Passport copy | Driving license copy

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Job CategoryWorkshop

07th & 08th June 2024: 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM Sr. Mechanic Mechanic Mechanic Cum Electrician Heavy Truck Drivers (Truck crane, Tanker, Trailer, Compactor) • Minimum 2 years experience and Valid UA...

Estimation
United Arab Emirates
Posted 1 month ago

Senior Estimator

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Identify bid requirements, both technical and commercial, to prepare compliant bids.
  • Conduct site visits when required to assess costs and understand the program of work and its requirements.
  • Prepare and submit requests for information to the client/consultant to clarify discrepancies.
  • Identify labor, material, and time requirements by studying proposals, drawings, specifications, and related documents.
  • Delegate draftsmen for quantity take-off to cross-check BOQ quantities and schedules.
  • Compare and negotiate suppliers’ quotes to select the most competitive options for rate build-up.
  • Prepare and compile cost estimates, ensuring the full scope is covered or properly qualified.
  • Attend pre- and post-tender meetings and prepare value engineering (VE) bids.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned by the Estimation Manager.

Skills, Experience & Educational Requirements

  • Minimum 6 years of experience in landscape estimation.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from a recognized university is preferred.
  • Proficiency in relevant software (Candy CCS, AutoCAD, MS Office).
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, and presentation skills.
  • Passionate team player driven to exceed results.

Junior Estimator

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Identify bid submission requirements, both technical and commercial, to prepare compliant bids.
  • Responsible for floating all inquiries to the suppliers / sub-contractors to obtain timely quotations.
  • Conduct site visits when required to assess costs and understand the program of work and its requirements.
  • Prepare and submit requests for information to the client/consultant to clarify discrepancies.
  • Identify materials and subcontract requirements by studying BOQ, drawings, specifications, and related documents.
  • Delegate draftsmen for quantity take-off to cross-check BOQ quantities and schedules.
  • Prepare basic cost estimates for smaller or less complex projects under supervision.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned by the Senior Estimator or Estimation Manager.

Skills, Experience & Educational Requirements 

  • Minimum 2 years experience in landscape estimation.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from a recognized university is preferred.
  • Proficiency in relevant software (Candy CCS, AutoCAD, MS Office).
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal, and presentation skills.
  • Passionate team player driven to exceed results.

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Job CategoryLandscape

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Product development executive
United Arab Emirates
Posted 2 months ago

Key Responsibilities

  • Understanding overall industry trends and identifying product requirements.
  • Formulate and develop innovative products that can be introduced to Golf courses/ other turf facilities/ landscapes/ farms as per their dynamic requirements.
  • Conduct product trials of new products on golf courses/ other turf facilities/ landscapes/farms comparative studies and taking feedback from the customers.
  • Prepare, analyze and convert results of product trials for review and further product finalization.
  • Provide inputs in decision-making for finalizing products, market segments, pricing, product registration, product promotion, and marketing communication.
  • Provide inputs on the dosage of the product, packing size, packaging material, and handling care during storage and packing.
  • Contributing to the overall improvement of product portfolio, sales, production process, and marketing.

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Agronomy / Horticulture.
  • In-depth knowledge of fertilizer, pesticides, other agrochemicals, and seeds.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in product research & development, taking trials of fertilizer/ pesticides/ seeds/ other agrochemicals.
  • Excellent communication, problem-solving and project management skills.

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Job CategoryLandscape

Product development and trial executive - REF-DG24-005

United Arab Emirates
Posted 3 months ago

Desert Landscape is fast expanding, and we are looking for ambitious individuals to join our growing team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with landscape architects and clients to develop irrigation system designs that align with project objectives and site conditions.
  • Produce detailed technical drawings, schematics, and specifications using designing software.
  • Integrate water-efficient design principles and smart irrigation technologies to minimize water waste and promote sustainability.
  • Conduct site visits to assess existing conditions, identify irrigation needs, and develop tailored solutions and provide on-site support during the installation phase.
  • Maintain accurate project documentation, including design plans, specifications, and commissioning reports.
  • Creating tender documentation for an entire irrigation system.
  • Senior-irrigation-designer-REF-DG24-004
  • Coordination with trusted suppliers for Irrigation system not limited to pump, Main line, Motorized valve, drippers etc.
  • Provide details of control philosophy for MCC panel and pump.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies related to landscape irrigation design.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in agricultural engineering with irrigation specialization.
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in landscape irrigation design, preferably with Certified Irrigation Designer (CID) certification.
  • Proficiency in IRRICAD with knowledge in CAD, Revit, and other relevant technical tools.
  • Strong understanding of plant physiology, water requirement calculation, soil science, hydrology, and irrigation principles and environmental standards.
  • Excellent communication, problem-solving, and project management skills.

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Job CategoryIrrigation

Desert Landscape is fast expanding, and we are looking for ambitious individuals to join our growing team. Key Responsibilities: Qualifications:

United Arab Emirates
Posted 3 months ago

Desert Leisure is fast expanding and we are looking for ambitious individuals to join our growing team.

Formulate processes to have a direct involvement and negotiations with manufacturers/ overseas supply chains.

Plan, develop and execute most effective and comparative negotiation tools with suppliers and vendors to conclude the best market deals, prices and services.

Develop stronger and wider supply chain/ vendors and seek new suppliers based on best price, quality, availability, reliability and technical support.

Constant monitoring of market changes and track latest trends/ innovation, new materials, techniques, new products that could add value to the project in terms of price, program and build ability.

Constant monitoring of market changes and track latest trends/ innovation, new materials, techniques, new products that could add value to the project in terms of price, program and buildability.

Ensure the most cost-effective methods of acquiring goods necessary for the smooth functioning of the business.

Min 15 - 20 years of experience in Procurement, with 5 years in Procurement Manager role.

Experience in building construction is a must; landscape and swimming pool construction experience is preferred.

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Job CategoryProcurement

Desert Leisure is fast expanding and we are looking for ambitious individuals to join our growing team. Formulate processes to have a direct involvement and negotiations with manufacturers/ overseas s...

Sales
United Arab Emirates
Posted 3 months ago

LANDSCAPE AND SWIMMING POOL PROJECTS - ABU DHABI

Desert Leisure is expanding its foot print in Abu Dhabi and we are looking for an ambitious sales professional to join our dynamic team.

Generate revenue by identifying various sales opportunities.

Create and execute lead generation strategies and source new opportunities and increase conversions.

Build and maintain strong client relationships with key stakeholders and departments throughout the organization, act as the primary point of contact for customers.

Achieve sales targets set by the Sales Manager.

Minimum 5 years Sales or Business Development experience in Landscaping and Swimming pool industry.

MBA/BBA degree holder preferred.

UAE Driving License mandatory.

Job Features

Job CategoryLandscape

LANDSCAPE AND SWIMMING POOL PROJECTS – ABU DHABI Desert Leisure is expanding its foot print in Abu Dhabi and we are looking for an ambitious sales professional to join our dynamic team. Generate...

QS
United Arab Emirates
Posted 4 months ago

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare cost estimates and budgets for landscape construction projects
  • Analyze drawings (hard copy/digital), specifcations, and other documentation to prepare accurate quantity takeoffs.
  • Collaborate with Project Managers and Engineers to develop cost-effective solutions and value engineering proposals.
  • Monitor project costs and budgets throughout the construction phase. identifying and addressing deviations.
  • Participate in project meetings, prepare progress reports, cost forecasts, and financial documentation as required.
  • Ensure compliance with contractual agreements (monthly applications/variations/final accounting/taking over certificates/defect liability certificate) industry standards, and regulatory requirements.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in quantity surveying. Civil Engineering, or related field.
  • Minimum experience of 8 years as a Quantity Surveyor in the construction or landscaping industry.
  • Strong understanding of construction methods, materials, and costing principles.
  • Proficiency in quantity takeoff/preparation of variations/extension of time/final accounts.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail.
  • Effective communication, interpersonal skills, and abilities to work independently.
  • Familiarity with relevant regulations and standards governing landscape construction and FIDIC law.

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Job CategoryLandscape

Responsibilities: Requirements:

Project Manager
United Arab Emirates
Posted 4 months ago

Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage landscaping projects from conception to completion, ensuring quality, timeline, and budget goals are met.
  • Coordinate with clients, designers, subcontractors, and team members to deliver exceptional results and exceed customer expectations.
  • Develop comprehensive project plans schedules, and budgets while monitoring progress and addressing any issues that arise.
  • Implement best practices in project management to optimize efficiency. productivity, and profitability.
  • Foster a collaborative and positive work environment that encourages teamwork, creativity, and professional growth.
  • Understand client's expectations and ensure that project deliverables align with them.

Requirements:

  • Masters/Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering or similar fields.
  • Minimum of 10–12 years’ experience in project management within the landscaping industry, in a leadership role.
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize tasks, multitask, and manage competing demands effectively.
  • Valid UAE driver's license, excellent communication, negotiation, and problem-solving skills.

Job Features

Job CategoryLandscape

Responsibilities: Requirements:

  • Generate revenue by identifying various sales opportunities.
  • Create and execute lead generation strategies and source new opportunities and increase conversions.
  • Build and maintain strong client relationships with key stakeholders and departments throughout the organization, act as the primary point of contact for customers.
  • Achieve sales targets set by the sales Manager.
  • Minimum 5 years Sales or Business Development experience in Landscaping and Swimming pool industry.
  • MBA/BBA degree holder preferred.
  • UAE Driving License is mandatory.
  • Location: Abu Dhabi.

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Job CategoryLandscape, Swimming pool
Sales
United Arab Emirates
Posted 7 months ago

Strategic Sales Leadership: Drive revenue growth by developing and executing effective Sales strategies……

Client Relationship Management: Cultivate and maintain strong relationships with clients by providing tailored solutions.

Market Analysis: Stay abreast of industry trends and market demands to formulate result oriented Sales Plans.

Goal Achievement: Meet and exceed sales targets through a proactive and customer-centric approach.

Qualification:: Minimum of 5 years in B2B sales with a track record of success in Ornamental / Horticultural Plant Sales , Landscape Maintenance or Agricultural related industry. Candidate with UAE Driving License preferred.

Job Features

Job CategoryLandscape

Strategic Sales Leadership: Drive revenue growth by developing and executing effective Sales strategies…… Client Relationship Management: Cultivate and maintain strong relationships with...

United Arab Emirates
Posted 7 months ago
  • Civil Engineering or Quantity Surveying Degree
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in conceptual estimation and pre construction as an Estimator in Landscape Construction works.
  • Working knowledge of Candy CSS software preferred.

Job Features

Job CategoryLandscape
Project Administrator
United Arab Emirates
Posted 8 months ago

Key Duties and Responsibilities of Project Administrator

  • Project documentation and monitoring
  • Maintaining and tracking submissions including logs (Incoming & Outgoing) of all projects related documents 
  • Raise Purchase Requests for materials required and close the Goods Received Note once materials have been received.
  • Follow up suppliers for material delivery
  • Coordination to Logistics for Vehicles, machineries and equipment’s required at site.
  • Preparation of document Transmittals for submissions, not limited to Method statements (MS), Materials  inspection Request (MIR), CAD Shop drawings design ,Inspection Request form(IRF), Request for  information (RFI), and other necessary documents.  
  • Processing petty cash thru system. 
  • Procurement - Finance coordination / Support

Skills, Experience & Educational Requirements for Project Administrator

  • Immediate Joiners preferred
  • Passionate team player and driven to exceed results
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Bachelor’s degree in any field preferred
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Well versed in Oracle Aconex / Unifier / any similar software.

Job Features

Job CategoryLandscape

Key Duties and Responsibilities of Project Administrator Skills, Experience & Educational Requirements for Project Administrator

United Arab Emirates
Posted 1 year ago
  • Strong understanding of landscape design principles and techniques.
  • Ability to create realistic and visually striking 3D renderings using 3ds Max and V-Ray.
  • Ability to produce accurate CAD drawings and technical documentation for construction purposes.
  • Advanced proficiency in 3ds Max, V-Ray, and Photoshop for creating captivating 3D renderings and visualizations.
  • Minimum 5 years experience in the design of landscape architecture projects.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Landscape Architecture.
  • Attention to detail and ability to meet deadlines.
  • Bold personality, strong interpersonal and presentation skills.

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Job CategoryLandscape