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Tag: 31 May 2022

Assistant Resident Engineer

Assistant Resident Engineer

  • Area

    Eastern Cape
  • Type

  • Reporting

    Regional Director
The purpose of this role will be to act on behalf of the Resident Engineer on site and assist in
managing the project from a construction administration component.

This role will be based in the Eastern Cape.

  • Qualifications and Experience

    • National Diploma: Civil Engineering
    • PR Techni Eng.
    • A minimum of 5 years of experience in a similar role depending on qualification
    • SANRAL roads experience essential
    • Experience in site supervision
    • ECSA registered or eligible for registration beneficial
  • Personal Competencies

    • Proactive
    • Ability to effectively communicate on all levels
    • Excellent in taking initiative
  • Technical Skills

    • Microsoft Office Suite
    • Microsoft Project
    •  Internet
    • Report Writing
  • Responsibilities

    • Implement the GladAfrica Construction Management quality system.
    • Liaise with the Contractor to manage the construction phase of the project on site.
    • Set up and maintain all administrative systems for the proper management of the
      construction site.
    • Manage the construction process to ensure that the required specifications and
      quality are met.
    • Manage the contract financially in that the works must be budgeted, measured and payments certified to ensure completion within the budget.
    • Evaluate, comment, and keep track of the Contractors programme and progress.
    • Maintain a site dairy
    • Establish the site communication channels and procedures
    • Compile and implement the Construction Quality Plan in conjunction with the Project Engineer.
    • Identify and/or compile the required check lists to be used on the project
    • Confirm the testing frequencies for the project
    • Approve testing facility
    • Compile the agenda and minutes of the site meetings and distribute the minutes
    • Format the appendices of the site meeting
    • Compile files for the applicable procedures, including the file registers
    • Ensure that weekly computer back-up files are made
    • Maintain an information feedback system to the Engineer
    • Issue drawings and maintain a drawing register
    • Assess claims in terms of the relevant specifications and submit recommendations to the Engineer
    • Ensure that “As Built” drawings are updated regularly
    • Ensure that “As Built” material records are updated as required
    • Facilitate the process for the approval of the material mix designs
    • Compile a monthly construction and photo report
    • Do a monthly financial analysis of the contract and determine the risk areas
    • Evaluate the Contractor’s cash flow forecast and determine the S-curve
    • Submit proposals to the Engineer in case of an expected over expenditure
    • Evaluate Variation Orders and submit to the Engineer
    • Issue a monthly financial report
    • Agree final quantities
    • Assist with the close out procedures at completion of the project.

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