Minimum Clearance Required to Start :
Not Applicable / None
Job Description :
Resident Engineer (Infrastructure)
Performs difficult and complex field engineering assignments involving the development, execution, supervision, and coordination of all technical aspects of a construction project.
Maintains first level quality assurance to confirm that the installation of all work within his / her discipline is in accordance with the plans, specifications, and industry standards.
Supervises the construction engineering work and provide technical expertise for one or more of the construction engineering disciplines, as well as survey personnel.
Supervises Construction Inspectors, ensuring that tests and inspections are performed, witnessed, and documented in accordance with approved procedures.
Monitors and coordinates all contractors' activities for assigned area.
Collaborates with construction management to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or health of employees.
Ensures that personnel of the assigned group engage in safe work practices in compliance with site specific safety procedures and industry standards.
Establishes and maintains liaison with the discipline design engineering staff.
Reviews and interprets discipline design drawings and specifications to ensure current re vision level and correct technical execution of the work.
Provides resolution for technical engineering problems within the assigned discipline(s); coordinates application of solutions.
Develops discipline construction schedules and monitor progress.
Provides schedule and progress appraisal report to the Construction Manager.
Monitors material procurement and deliveries to ensure timeliness in support of construction activities and schedule within the assigned discipline.
Ensures that materials received meet specifications and established standards of quality.
Organizes the accumulation of assigned discipline data for the final project turnover and report.
Initiates and maintains records, back-charge procedures, progress reports, etc., as required.
Interfaces with the client and upper-level management.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Bachelor's degree in civil engineering from a recognized institution
Minimum 15+ years of experience in construction supervision of infrastructure projects
Experience in the construction supervision of Infrastructure utilities and Roads is required, landscape will be an added advantage
Requires a comprehensive knowledge of engineering and construction related processes, as well as industry practices
Ability to liase with multiple contractors on site
Requires excellent written and oral communication skills, a familiarity with PC software packages typically associated with engineering and construction, and the proven ability for performing in a lead capacity on a project