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Building, Civil, Civil Engineering, MEIP
Title Site Agent
Categories Building
Salary R40k – R55k
Location Durban
Job Information

Position Overview: A challenging position is available for a suitably experienced Site Agent to oversee site operations on a day-to-day basis, and ensure that work is done safely, on time and within budget and to the right quality standards.

Key Requirements: In this challenging role you will require the following:
• Minimum of a Matric (Grade 12) Certificate.
• Minimum of 10 years’ experience in a Construction environment.
• Qualification: Diploma/Degree in Civil Engineering or Building Science.
• Must be available immediately.
• Good interpersonal skills, writing abilities and organisational skills.
• Must be computer literate (CCS, MS Word, Excel and Outlook).
• Must be able to work under pressure.
• Must be fluent in English.
• Must possess a strong attention to detail.
• Must have a valid drivers’ license and own transport.
• Use own initiative and be able to work independently.

Key Performance Areas:

1. Financial, Operational & Technical Requirements:
• Contracts managed financially sound.
• Knowledge of JBCC and NEC3 contracts.
• Ensure that the quality of work comply to client’s requirements.
• Complete contracts within the required time frames.
• Ensure commercial and contractual issues are managed correctly.
• Ensure compliance with construction charter requirements.

2. Leadership & Transformation Requirements:
• Be a role model for leading high performance teams.
• Demonstrate respect for people and an appreciation for diversity.
• Review team performance regularly and deal with issues.

3. Partnership & Relationships Requirements:
• Built outstanding relationships with customers and suppliers.
• Entrench trust and confidence in peers and subordinates.
• Professional conduct and work displaying integrity.
4. Management Requirements:
• Planning, scheduling and execution of work.
• Work allocation and accountability.
• Demonstrate innovative thinking in the execution of projects.
• Comply with company policies and procedures.
• Sound decision-making and problem-solving.

5. Risk Requirements:
• Assess and manage contract risk and opportunities.
• Implementation and maintenance of safe working procedures.
• Compliance to environmental regulations.

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Title Lead Quantity Surveyor / Commercial Manager
Categories Building, Civil
Salary R900k pa
End Date Howarth
Location nick@nimarecruitment.co.za
Job Information

Minimum Qualification

  • BSc (QS) or NDip (QS)

Essential Experience

  • At least seven years related experience in the construction /engineering environment

Knowledge

  •  Contract Law and insurances
  • Quantity surveying
  • Basic Financial reporting and cash management
  • Construction methods and outputs, programming and scheduling
  • SHEQ legislation and application
  • Basic IR and relevant labour legislation

Skills 

  • Written Communication
  • Oral Communication & Abilities
  • Numerical orientation
  • Business acumen
  • IT Skills
  • Analytical ability
  • Conflict management
  • Negotiation skills
  • Financial skills
  • Team player
  • Problem solving
  • Planning ability
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Estimation skills

KRA/KPA’s

  • Measurement and certification
  • Budget and management
  • Contract management and administration
  • Estimation
  • Staff management
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Title Senior Quantity Surveyor
Categories Building
Salary 800000
End Date Howarth
Location Durban
Job Information
  • Purpose
    This position prepares cost estimates and plans, audit projects, manage construction revenue & costs and administer construction contracts
  • Minimum Qualification
    BSc (QS) or NDip (QS)
  • Essential Experience
    At least seven years related experience in the construction /engineering environment
  • Knowledge
    Contract Law and insurances
    Quantity surveying
    Basic Financial reporting and cash management
    Construction methods and outputs, programming and scheduling
    SHEQ legislation and application
    Basic IR and relevant labour legislation
  • Skills & Abilities
    Written Communication
    Oral Communication
    Numerical orientation
    Business acumen
    IT Skills
    Analytical ability
    Conflict management
    Negotiation skills
    Financial skills
    Team player
    Problem solving
    Planning ability
    Interpersonal skills
    Estimation skills
  • KRA/KPA’s
    Measurement and certification
    Budget and management
    Contract management and administration
    Estimation
    Staff management
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Title Site Agent
Categories Building, Civil
Salary R75000
Location Kokstad
Job Information

Main Duties
Reporting to the Operations Manager, the job incumbent will be mainly required to:
Supervise and coordinate day-to-day operations of projects in respect with schedule, quality of work
and budget
Liaise with Factory Supervisor for planning of works
Ensure that delivery of materials on site is made as per planning set
Attend site meetings with main contractors and client representatives
Submit progress reports to Contracts Manager on site activities
Monitor labour force with respect to productivity, daily attendance, leave approval and transport
planning
Ensure all workers have proper tools, equipment and personal protective equipment
Implement and promote Health & Safety policies and procedures on sites
Liaise with client for after-sale service or repairs
Monitor sub-contractor performance & progress

Qualifications & Experience
Diploma in Construction/Project Management
Conversant with shop drawings / construction drawings
At least 10 years of working experience in a similar position
Strong experience of aluminium and allied products

Other Requisites
Computer literate and fully conversant with MS Office applications
Excellent organizational, inter-personal and communication skills
Ability to work under pressure and within tight deadlines
Holder of a valid international driving license.

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Title Civil Design Engineer
Categories Building, Civil, Civil Engineering
Salary Negotiable
End Date Howarth
Location Johannesburg
Job Information
  • Design Engineer with Civil Design software experience. He/She must be very familiar and competent with the Civil Design software. Around 3 – 5 years’ experience in designing civil infrastructure eg. roads, stormwater, water and sewer.
  • A seasoned Project Manager with Pr CPM registration
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Title Project Manager
Categories Building, Civil, Civil Engineering
Salary $7500
Location Somalia
Job Information

Job Purpose
The Project Manager Civil Engineer will be responsible for technical engineering, engineering design and review, standards, survey work, inspections and other engineering software applications under the supervision of Head of Engineering maintaining standard industry design principles.

KPI’s
To be agreed with Line Manager Main Job Accountabilities & Expectations

Perform construction administration services for various MEP projects including reviewing shop drawings, construction schedules, pay requests, attending project meetings, preparing / negotiating change orders, confirming permit compliance, reviewing acceptance testing reports, and coordinating project close-out.

Manage design budgets and schedules to insure that projects are completed on time and within the estimated scope and fee.

Plan, organize and direct activities concerned with the construction & maintenance of structures, facilities and systems.

Resource allocation.
Research and advise on the best engineering solution to meet with client’s needs and budget
Produce detailed designs and documentation for the construction and implementation of civil engineering projects.
Supervises, trains, and evaluates Civil Engineers; assists in hiring and evaluating employees.
Prepare engineering calculations required for the design of projects and supervise the drafting.
Provides design data for surveying, and engineering applications using Auto CAD; Pavement Management; word processing; spread sheet and Geographic Information Systems (GIS); uses appropriate computer hardware; responsible for the data input and surveys, engineering drawing.
Provides technical assistance and consults with other departments regarding engineering
Functions, site development, drainage, and all other MEP functions.
Coordinate and direct research development and testing of materials, processes or systems related to civil engineering works
Supervise the testing and commissioning of completed works.
Analyse and interpret reports on loading, labour, productivity, quality, materials and performance.
Performs related duties and responsibilities as required.

Required Skills
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to establish & maintain effective partnerships and working relationships with people in multi-cultural, multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity & respect of diversity.
Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing in English for reports and all other correspondence.
Auto CAD experience required. ? Knowledge of water and sewer utility design, construction and regulatory guidelines and requirements. ? Superior understanding of sewer collection and water distribution system design, pressure pipe design, pump station design, and hydraulic modelling. ? Strong Analytical and problem solving skills.
Ability to read blueprints, floor plans and design data.
Ability to read and interpret Industry standard regulations.
Budgeting/Cost Control. Core Competencies
Delivering Business Results
Able to work independently on the projects
Good attention to budgets & costs
Team Working
Planning and Control
Making Good Decisions
Attention to Detail
Levels of Competencies
Level 1 Excellent
Level 2 Good
Level 3 Satisfactory
Level 4 Unsatisfactory Job Specification Preferred Qualification & Experience
Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering is required.
Engineer with at least 10 years work experience with extensive MEP experience.
Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook.
Experience with AutoCAD, Water/Sewer CAD, and hydraulic modeling.
Experience with projects above $ 2 million.
Experience with supervision of 100 plus staff.
Experience in Africa is a must.

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Title QA/QC Engineer
Categories Building, Civil, Civil Engineering, MEIP
Salary $6500pm
Location Somalia
Job Information

Job Purpose
To inspect critical Civil/Architectural/Structural processes or activities to ensure conformance to requirements against specifications as per project plan. Maintaining, designing and controlling quality strategies and quality management systems. Ensure maximum quality enhancement of a project.

KPI’s – To be agreed with Line Manager

Main Job Accountabilities & Expectations
To work on site monitoring quality and completing inspections
To review all materials received on the site, inspecting them, ensuring they are of the highest quality.To check works against approved drawings
To report non compliances to the management team ensuring they are closed out and reported
To support the engineers in performing specialist QA QC techniques on CIVIL/Architectural/Structural installations and processes
To log all inspections and findings, preparing a daily report for the Project Manager
To report deviations from approved plans and specifications
To maintain the QA QC paperwork – test papers, files, reports and certificates

To conduct testing within the required specification or ITP
Where possible identifying defect trends and implementing plans for rectification
To attend and participate in QA QC meetings Required Skills
Excellent communication skills
Knowledge of report writing
Good problem solving ability ? Utilize conflict management and negotiation skills Core

 

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Title Operations Manager
Categories Building
Salary Negotiable
Location Mauritius
Job Information

Reporting directly to top management, the job incumbent will be required to manage and further develop one of the largest divisions of the employer that provides all the technical facilities for the design, manufacture and installation of shopfitting, ceilings, and partitioning.

Main Duties       

  • Meet prospective clients and devise strategies to secure new jobs/projects with a view to increase turnover and profitability of the division
  • Lead and manage line managers in different sections – factory, back-office, design team, and project teams on sites
  • Oversee the tendering process and ensure timely submission of tender documents
  • Prepare and submit annual budgets & forecasts and conduct variance analyses
  • Implement and monitor KPIs for each section to drive and quantify cost optimization while maintaining quality and customer service
  • Implement systems for effective coordination between factory and sites
  • Follow-up site meetings on all large and medium projects
  • Implement policies and initiatives that will help accelerate growth of the division
  • Responsible for manpower planning, staffing, training, development, performance management, reward, and discipline
  • Promote and implement cost reduction and productivity enhancement policies
  • Ensure line managers abide by all company policies and procedures
  • Ensure that all contracts managers do proper project planning and give due consideration to time, cost, quality, and safety at all times
  • Design and implement feedback and reporting systems for all managers/heads of department

Qualifications & Experience

  • Degree in Project Management / Construction Management or Civil Engineering
  • Min 10 years of experience in contracting field at senior management level

Other prerequisites

  • Self-organizer with strong analytical and management/leadership skills
  • Team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
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Title Finishing Foreman
Categories Building
Salary R50 000 per month
Location Gauteng
Job Information

Permanent Position
Requirements:
Must have a stable track record
Must live in Cape Town or have accommodation there
Must have verified finishing skills
Must have 10 years experience on large high-end building projects
Must have traceable references

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Title Planner
Categories Building
Salary R750 000 per annum
Location Durban
Job Information

Permanent Position
Requirements:
Preferred Tertiary eduction, eg. National Diploma Civil
10 years experience in the Building industry on large building projects
3 years experience as a Planner/Programmer on large building projects
Job Description:
Tender department:
Attendance of compulsory site inspections followed by report back.
Develop a tender program with the issued drawings and BOQ.
Planning programs used are MS Projects, CCS and have some knowledge of Asta Power Projects.
Make recommendations on cranage, plant and personnel required to complete works timeously
Produce method statement for tender returnables.
Operational Department:
Agree contract program and methodology with PM.
Produce the Information Required Schedule
Update and tracking of contract program – producing revisions as and when required.
Report on current program status.

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