Posted on :
7 Feb, 2022
7 Feb, 2022
WSP is one of the most diverse consulting firms in Africa. To further our strategic business expansion plan, we are seeking new employees who are loyal, committed, competent and proud to work for us. We are committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment.
Job Title: Resident Engineer
Location: Midrand, Gauteng, South Africa
Reference #: WSP/T&I/BRY/11/2022
Contract Type: Contract
Salary: Market Related
The Resident Engineer reports to the Project Engineer and is required to manage the WSP Construction Management Services team. The Resident Engineer responsibility is to co-ordinate; monitor and control; and report on all construction and construction-related activities in order to achieve the project scope; budget; schedule; quality; environmental; and safety objectives for the Works in accordance with the project contract document, regulatory and statutory requirements.
General project civil and building services construction co-ordination and facilitation
•Interaction with design team and assisting with resolution of design queries
•To assist with the facilitation of wayleave approvals, service designs and co-ordination
•Leading site supervision team
•Monitoring and reporting on programme
•Other tasks and/or services instructed by the Line Manager to assist in the successful completion of a project or assist in the efficient operation of the Business Unit.
•Quality plan assessment and auditing
•Site audits, inspections, quality control testing approval/rejection
•Measurement and certifying that work is correct
•Cash flow forecasting
•Managing site meetings and minutes
•Management of site OHS, ISO and EMP’s
•Completion reports and as built reports
•Site quality control
•Maintain the WSP QA documentation for the project
•Cost reporting on a monthly basis, or as instructed.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
•BSc or BEng Degree in Civil Engineering, Pr.Eng with 15 plus – years’ relevant experience in Road construction, Bridge and Major Culvert construction as RE
•Must be familiar with the GCC 2015 contract documentation.
•Experience on projects working for public sector clients, will be advantageous.
KEY COMPETENCIES AND GENERIC SKILLS:
•The Resident Engineer is to be thoroughly familiar with the Scope of Works details and objectives, Conditions of Contract, Project Specifications, AFC Specifications, AFC Drawings, design/engineering related studies and reports (eg. Geotechnical Reports, Land Survey Reports, etc.) Statutory requirements (eg. EMP, pertinent Safety Regulations, etc.), etc Passion for marketing and communications
•Practical, hands-on approach.
•Good communication skills, time management skills, ability to solve complex problems, good contractual knowledge and Contract Management/Administration.
•Experience working for a variety of Client bodies.
Application Deadline: 21/02/2022