Alghanim Industries Q8 vacancy for Operations Manager, Safety Officer, iiQ8jobs, indianinq8


Alghanim Industries Q8 vacancy for Operations Manager, Safety Officer, iiQ8jobs, indianinq8

Operations Manager

Date: 10-Aug-2019

Location: KW

Company: Alghanim Industries

Washingtonia Agricultural Co. W.L.L., is an affiliate of Alghanim Industries, Kuwait. Specializing in landscaping, landscape design, plant propagation and sales. Washingtonia provides expert services to commercial and private projects



  • Preparing annual budget and presenting to higher management, setting up objectives and targets for different division and individuals
  • Management of Residential and Commercial contracts including tender bidding, execution and maintenance
  • Nursery management for plant propagation, quality control and inventory control
  • Management of retail outlets in Wafra, Abdally and Kuwait city for the sale of horticultural and irrigation products
  • Management of procurement, sales and marketing
  • Cost control and profitability in all operations
  • Build long term, trust based relationships with customers. Anticipate customer requirements and concerns. Deliver value in a manner that meets both customer and company goals
  • Team retention and team development for new business
  • Fiscal growth and business expansion


Minimum Candidate Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Horticulture or equal
  • 10 years relevant experience, of which 5 years in GCC preferably Kuwait with landscape or infrastructure or environmental projects, plant production and sales of agricultural products
  • Proven ability to bid, plan, supervise, execute and maintain landscaping projects
  • Good knowledge of the plants most suitable for arid climate of the region
  • Product knowledge on different type of pavers, interlocks, water features and all hardscapes materials
  • Demonstrated ability to build trusting relationship with customer and ability to provide practical and cost effective solutions
  • Fluent in spoken and written English and ability to communicate in Arabic
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with individuals of varied backgrounds
  • Ability as a representative of a leading Landscape Services Company to project a consistently positive, professional and competent image in all dealings with the public
  • Strategic thinker and visionary with leadership qualities
  • Self-motivated, disciplined and interpersonal skills

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Safety Officer

Date: 09-Aug-2019

Location: KW

Company: Alghanim Industries

Job Summary:

The Safety Officer support the safety activities throughout AI businesses, inspect work areas, equipment etc. to ensure compliance with company’s as well as ministry’s safety policies and regulations.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Monitor site specific safety and health aspects
  • Ensure personal protective equipment are being used in work places according to safety regulations
  • Inspect work areas and equipment to ensure compliance with company’s safety policies
  • Inspect fire suppression systems and portable fire equipment/ extinguishers to ensure that they are in good working condition and needy to be use as and when needed
  • Conduct inspection for first aid medicines in locations and supply as required
  • Document safety audits, cite dangerous areas and recommend corrective procedures
  • Oversee the fire system maintenance  activities in all facilities
  • Maintain logs of safety activities in all facilities
  • Coordinate fire license inspections
  • Coordinate to accomplish safety requirements in each facilities liaising with Facilities’ supervisors
  • Delivering safety training courses
  • Conducting safety evacuation drills

Candidate Requirements:

  • Good communication skills in English – Verbal & Written (Arabic an advantage)
  • Knowledge in safety procedures and standards
  • Relevant experience in safety field
  • Good Team Work
  • Good Presentation Skills
  • Valid Kuwait Driving License
  • Preferred Kuwaiti Nationals



  • Graduate / Diploma in any discipline
  • Certifications in Safety  related courses
  • Knowledge of MS Office solutions (Excel, Word, Power point)

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