We are looking for a highly capable, innovative, senior civil engineer to design, develop and construct a huge range of projects of the physically and naturally built environment from conception through to completion and who will be conducting land surveys, allocating resources, supervising multidisciplinary construction teams, and inspecting completed construction projects.
To ensure success, you should possess extensive experience in managing large construction projects and the ability to ensure adherence to construction specifications and standards. An outstanding candidate will be someone whose expertise results in construction projects that are completed within budget and on time.
Managing, designing, developing, creating, and maintaining construction projects.
Managing the planning and design stages of civil engineering projects.
Manage, design, develop, create, and maintain small-scale through to large-scale construction projects in a safe, timely and sustainable manner.
Undertaking technical and feasibility studies including site investigations and draw up blueprints that satisfy technical specifications.
Conducting on-site investigations and analyzing data (maps, reports, tests, drawings and other).
Performing due diligence on the impact and feasibility of new construction sites.
Overseeing all project stages from preliminary layouts to final engineering designs.
Surveying new construction sites and assessing existing structures for upgrades.
Designing and recommending improvements to computer-aided design (CAD) software drawings and schematics.
Performing cost estimations and preparing project budgets.
Preparing work schedules and allocating resources, as well as supervising junior engineers, construction managers, workers, technicians, and contractors.
Ensuring that civil engineering projects are completed on time and within budget.
Inspecting completed projects for compliance with industry codes, specifications, and safety standards.
Documenting processes and presenting project progress updates to senior managers and clients.
Undertaking complex calculations.
Liaising with clients and a variety of professionals including architects and subcontractors.
Compiling job specs and supervising tendering procedures.
Resolving design and development problems.
Managing budgets and project resources.
Scheduling material and equipment purchases and deliveries.
Making sure the project complies with legal requirements, especially health and safety.
Assessing the sustainability and environmental impact of projects.
Assessing potential risks, materials, and costs.
Provide advice and resolve creatively any emerging problems/deficiencies.
Oversee and mentor staff and liaise with a variety of stakeholders.
Handle over the resulting structures and services for use.
Monitor progress and compile reports in project status.
Manage budget and purchase equipment/materials.
Comply with guidelines and regulations including permits, safety etc and deliver technical files and other technical documentation as required.
Ensuring projects run smoothly and structures are completed within budget and on time.
Travel is necessary to visit sites and staying on the project for a designated duration.
Working hours are typically standard office hours, but strict deadlines mean longer hours, weekends and being on-call are all possible and expected.
Skills and Requirements
Master’s or PhD degree in civil engineering.
Licensed and certified civil engineer.
A minimum of 5 years' of proven experience working as a senior civil engineer on similar projects.
Total of 15 years of experience.
Proven experience in camp construction projects, 200 men and above.
Proficiency in civil engineering project management software, such as Civil 3D and CityEngine, as well as CAD, or others.
Proficiency in site layout, grading, utility design, erosion control, regulatory approvals etc
In-depth knowledge of civil engineering and construction specifications, standards, and codes.
Great leadership, project management, decision-making, and problem-solving skills.
Superb mathematical, time-management, and organizational abilities.
Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
Ability to think methodically and to manage projects.
Ability to work to deadlines and within budgets
Ability to maintain an overview of entire projects while continuing to attend to detailed technicalities
Excellent Project management and supervision skills