PCEA Evergreen Church, Runda Clerk of Works Job in Kenya

PCEA Evergreen Church, Runda seeks to recruit a Clerk of Works (CoW) who will coordinate and monitor all construction activities on site for their proposed new iconic sanctuary.

2 years Contract (Renewable)

The Role: Reporting to the Project Management Team (PMT) under the general direction of the Project Architect.

The successful candidate will coordinate and monitor all construction work on site for the client..

Key duties & Responsibilities

  • Interpreting contract documents on site;
  • Confirming and approving setting out of works on a daily basis;
  • Confirming work measurements on site and keep records;
  • Recording daily activities including plant on site;
  • Ensuring all project documents and requirements are in place before and during construction;
  • Act as liaison between Architect and Contractor;
  • Ensuring contract compliance by the Contractor such as conducting tests specified in contract and reporting deficiencies to Architect, PMT and Contractor;
  • Provide reports on all on-site matters including Third Party inspections, progress, safety concerns and causes of any delay;
  • Maintain job-site files, documents, reports and daily log; prepare periodic reports for client and Architect as required;
  • Attend all job-site meetings as client’s representative or in conjunction with Architect and PMT;
  • Receive, record, present for Architect’s approval and maintain custody of samples submitted by Contractor;
  • Review requests for progress payments submitted by Contractor and forward with recommendations to Architect;
  • Perform related duties as assigned from time to time.

Qualifications / Skills / Experience

The ideal candidate must possess the following qualifications and competences

  • A minimum of Higher Diploma in Building Construction; Civil Engineering; Architecture; Quantity Surveying; Building Surveying or any other related field in the Built Environment from a recognized institution of learning
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in building construction in the capacity such as Clerk of Works, Construction Supervisor or Site Manager
  • Must demonstrate high integrity and ethical practice
  • Must have knowledge in use of Ms office; Ms Project packages and AutoCAD
  • Ability to work under pressure and work flexible hours to meet deadlines and achieve set goals
  • Ability to read & interpret architectural and engineering drawings; specifications, codes and other materials pertinent to construction
  • Working knowledge of building components and systems
  • Knowledge of applicable National and County buildings by-laws and regulations and Occupational Safety & Health Act Operations
  • Excellent written & oral communication skills
  • Registration by National Construction Authority and the Institute of Clerks of Works of Kenya
  • Proof of having worked as a Clerk of Works in two projects with a contract sum of not less than Kshs.200 million
  • Experience in working in a religious institutional setting will be an added advantage.

How to Apply

Applications should be sent to:

Session Clerk
PCEA Evergreen Parish
P.O. Box 1383 – 00621


Or emailed to: careers@pceaevergreen.org

So as to reach him not later than . 20/04/2018

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Runda Estate

Runda, Kenya

Kiambu County

Engineering and Technical
Updated: April 11, 2018 — 9:00 am