It has been an incredible experience as a Mechanical Engineer in Doha. The projects I was assigned to were challenging and rewarding, and the work/life balance was fantastic. Definitely an experience I would recommend to anyone looking to work as an engineer in the city.
I consider myself very lucky for having had the opportunity to work in Doha as a Mechanical Engineer. The team I worked with had a great energy and the culture of the city was perfect for professional growth and learning. I very much enjoyed my experience.
Frequently asked question about Mechanic Work in Doha for Foreigners
Am I allowed to do mechanic work in Doha as a foreigner?
Yes, you are allowed to work as a mechanic in Doha as a foreign citizen. You need to obtain a valid work permit from the Qatari government for this.
What documents are required to obtain a work permit?
To obtain a valid work permit in Doha, you must have: a valid passport, your qualifications and experience, a valid employer’s offer letter, a valid Qatari residency visa, and a copy of your sponsor’s ID.
Do I need to speak Arabic to do mechanic work?
Although the working language in Qatar is Arabic, it is not a must for foreigners to understand Arabic in order to do mechanic work.
What are the working hours as mechanic?
The working hours for a mechanic in Doha generally depend on the employer. It is recommended to check with your employer prior to accepting the job offer.
What is the salary of a mechanic in Doha?
The salary of a mechanic in Doha varies depending on the experience and qualifications of the individual in addition to the employer. Generally, most mechanics can expect to earn between QAR 3500 to 5500 per month.