Job Role : Resident Engineer
The Resident Engineerwill be administering the operational functions of the day-to-dayactivities on the project, with specific duties related to the workon the road, infrastructure and landscape works.
He will supervisethe work of the site engineers and the work inspectors working onthe construction supervision of the road, infrastructureandlandscape works.
To actas, and to fulfil the duties of, the Engineer with regards toassigned duties and delegated authority and be directly responsibleto the Employer during the construction of the Works.
To communicate directly with the Contractor.
To monitor, observe and inspect theContractor’s construction activities.
Issue orders / direction to the Contractor to correct anyactivities, work, materials and / or equipment which are not incompliance with the Contract.
Direct, assist,monitor and manage the performance of the construction supervisionteam working on the the construction of the roadworks andassociated works including the site engineers, the work inspectorsand the surveyors.
Provide assistance,information and advice to the Employer regarding the issuance ofvariations and adjustments to the settlement of theContractor’s accounts.
Provideassistance, information and advice to the Employer regarding theissuance of instructions involving financial matters.
Provide recommendations to the Employer for Contractorpayments.
Provide recommendations to theEmployer for claims and variation orders.
Advise on contractual and construction matters regardingroadworks and associated works, utility diversions andinstallations, traffic diversions, road furniture, landscape andother related works.
Keep pertinent and propersite records.
Reviewall fabrication / shop / working / as-built drawings,design proposals, method statements, material submissions, anyrequests for information relating to the roadworks and associatedworks.
Maintain the ResidentEngineers’ daily diary and daily diaries and reports byhis subordinates.
Generally supervise, review,monitor and report on progress of the works.
Prepare progress reports as applicable.
Check and measure the performed work and record / report onactual vs. planned progress.
Coordinate withParsons’ design Engineers for resolution of relatedissues.
Coordinate with the Contractor onscheduling and application of resources.
Coordinate with Client / PMC, the Contractor and relatedconcerned Authorities.
Ensure safety goals areachieved on the project and oversee implementation of safetyprocedures on the project.
Liaise with allparties for site safety and quality of works.
Submit reports to the Employer on any accidents or nearmisses that take place on site.
Review theContractors’ HSE reports.
Actpositively and participate in all health and safety issues at site,as required by the HSE regulations, and the ProjectSafety Representative.
Comply with safety,health and risk management requirements.
Convene and chair regular site meetings.
Issue additional drawings etc. as required incoordination with the design office.
Ensureprompt exchange of correspondence and approvals.
Ensure accuracy and completeness of records.
Report back as necessary to the Project / ConstructionDirector.
Participate in contractadministration.
Review Contractor’sWorks’ Rate of Progress and accordingly issue therelevant correspondence.
Lead the review ofContractor’s claims and liaise withAuthorities.
Qualification / Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in civil engineering andminimum fifteen years post graduate experience in constructionsupervision of microtunnelling / trenchlessexcavation works ideally in theUAE.
Should be able to review and justify thematerial submissions analyse laboratory and technical reports,carry out acceptance sampling plans, testing and quality measures,ensuring the compliance with the project’sSpecifications.
Must have a sound knowledgeabout contractual relationships.
Have aproactive and problem solving personality.
Must be fully computer literate and able to utilizecomputer technology to access data, maintain records, generatereports, etc.
and any project specific engineering and constructionrelevant software.