Construction Project Manager Job in Kenya

Project Manager – Construction
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Oversee and direct construction projects from conception to completion; overseeing progress of work at all the sites and giving relevant updates to the board of directors;
  • Review the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs to ensure completion timely; mobilizing site resources in the line with approved program of works;
  • Oversee all onsite and offsite constructions to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations;
  • Appoint, manage, supervise and coordinate construction workers, subcontractors and suppliers
  • Allocate appropriate tools, materials and equipment and track inventory required for target achievement
  • Meet contractual conditions of performance; determine permits required and ensure these are obtained in a timely and professional manner;
  • Review the work progress on daily basis; prepare and submit internal and external reports pertaining to job status;
  • Plan ahead to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones; negotiate terms of agreements, draft contracts and obtain permits and licences;
  • Analyse, manage and mitigate risks; ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques;
  • Establishing proper internal monitoring & control systems and procedures to improve on efficiency and productivity;
  • Liaising with Head office to ensure company policies, procedures and systems are adhered to, and ensure uniformity throughout the organization;
  • Co-coordinating with government officials in monitoring the progress of work in various projects;
  • Ensure compliance with all legal requirements in management of labour , environment and occupational health and safety;
  • Liaising with various project stakeholders on behalf of the company;
  • Attends coordination meetings with other departments, sections and the community leaders;
  • Adhere to all QSHE procedures, policies and instructions;
  • Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time
Competencies:
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, construction management, architecture or relevant degree (E), Diploma in project/construction management from recognized (E); Master’s degree (D);
  • 12 years relevant experience in a senior position in construction of roads and bridges (E); at least 8 years’ experience in a senior management position (E);
  • Registered as by the Engineers Registration Board
Knowledge or Expertise
  • Proven working experience in construction management ( E);
  • Advanced knowledge of construction management processes, means and methods (E); Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards (E);
  • Understanding of all facets of the construction process (E);
  • Familiarity with construction management software packages(E);
  • Both Expatriates and Locals are invited to apply
How to Apply

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