Site Manager Job in Nairobi, Kenya

Vacant Position: Site Manager

Location: Nairobi

Nature of Work: Full time

Salary Range: 70K-80K

Summary: Our client is a real estate company that offers full range of real estate services from property development, sales and letting, valuation, property management, interior design, security services and a host of other complementary services; is looking to hire qualified and experienced Site Managers

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Allocation / assignment of works to various people in piecework measures.
  • Ensuring works are done efficiently guaranteeing effective quality control.
  • Review daily site attendance register and division of labour works and sign off.
  • Review and be accountable for daily equipment, tools, protective clothing and sign off.
  • Ensuring cost control mechanisms are put in place at all times.
  • Preparation of materials requisitions and submission to the procurement officer.
  • Ensure all Safety regulations, practices are observed at all time in the site which includes, wearing the required attires and appliance of safety, daily safety assembly and briefing and further a safe working environment.
  • Authorize any purchase meant for the site that he is responsible for.
  • Ensure that requisition books, goods received note is filled and signed off for all materials bought and delivered at the site.
  • Review of works programme and ensuring it is followed to the letter
  • Providing overall leadership of the site team thus will undertake all execution, supervision and leadership of the project team.
  • Briefing the head office on the projects progress and key material and resource requirements.
  • Managing day to day operations and administrative issues relating to the project.
  • General project management and site supervision including time and quality control.
  • Ensuring health, security and safety of site staff as well as security materials and other resources
  • Supervising the various component leads/supervisors to ensure that each of them is on top of the issues and no part of the project suffers lags.
  • Overseeing the various components of the project to ensure concurrent project progression.
  • Liaising with the client representatives at every stage of the project and briefing them on milestone issues.
  • Inspecting all materials going into the project, the workmanship and practices of contractors and/or crews engaged in construction
  • Assisting in interpreting provisions of contracts, plans, specifications, and designs
  • Ensuring that construction work schedules are maintained
  • To be responsible for continuous inspection during construction and to ensure adherence to all building codes, plans, specification, and allotted budget;
  • Monitoring the continuous inspection of workman ship, materials, and methods
  • Reviewing requests by the architects and contractors for changes in the plans in accordance with delegated authority
  • To be responsible for following the construction budget in conjunction with the architects
  • Giving initial approval to vouchers for payment to various professionals and casual employees engaged on the project.
  • To attend various meetings and submit written progress reports.
  • Providing a daily report on material
  • Advice the management on taking of a disciplinary action for misconduct at the site.
  • Provide daily report and monthly to the operations and HR departments.
  • Advising the Projects Coordination Manager and the Head office of the salient site issues.

Education Qualification and Requirements

  • A degree in Building Construction or other related fields
  • Should have more than 4 years on storey building
  • Must have been in charge of a site
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills
  • People management skills

How to Apply

If you meet the above qualifications, skills and experience, send your CV to

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Engineering and Technical
Updated: April 29, 2018 — 10:30 am