Construction Site Officer Job in Karen, Nairobi

Job Vacancy: Construction Site Officer

Industry: Construction

Location: Nairobi-Karen

Our client is a leading project management firm specializing in the provision of personalized and client focused site administration for the construction industry.

You will responsible for supporting the team in delivering end-to-end project management solutions primarily to corporate clients, general contractors, architects, engineers, interior designers, property developers and owners in the building and construction sectors.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • You will provide a comprehensive site administration and inspection service that includes acting as owner’s representative, for the duration of the project.
  • Supervises and maintains a continuous site presence for close supervision on site.
  • Coordinate tasks according to clients project priorities and plans.
  • Reports conclusively on construction projects by conducting inspections at critical phases.
  • Coordinate site matters keeping a close eye on the “hidden works” to ensure that instructions issued are implemented accordingly.
  • Produce schedules and monitor attendance of crew.
  • Supervise workers, allocate general and daily responsibilities.
  • Ensure manpower and resources are adequate.
  • Guarantee all safety precautions and quality standards are met on site
  • Supervise the use of machinery and equipment.
  • Prepare standard costs (prices) for each item as input into project costing.
  • Monitors expenditure and ensure it remains within budget.
  • Resolve problems when they arise.
  • Report on progress to managers, engineers etc.
  • Liaise with the onsite teams to schedule delivery of needed materials and labor requests.
  • Ensure project proceeds in a timely manner according to work plans.

Qualifications / Skills / Attributes

  • Relevant degree or diploma with minimum 2 yrs experience in a site supervisory position
  • A thorough technical understanding of budgeting and building construction methods
  • Excellent computer knowledge, especially packages that deal with BQs
  • Self driven and can respond to Client/Site officials questions fluently in English.
  • Thorough knowledge of building materials and techniques
  • Budgeting/Construction/Project management background is a MUST
  • Strong leadership skills and ability to establish collaborative relationships
  • Disciplined with excellent people management skills
  • Ability to communicate and report effectively
  • Strong aptitude in math and has excellent reporting skills
  • Good physical condition and stamina

Interested candidates should attach their updated CV (in Word format) quoting the job title (Construction site Officer) in the email subject to jobs@fanisi.net on or before 31st May 2018.

Please ensure you indicate your (current and expected salary) on your CV only.

Kindly, DO NOT attach any certificates/scanned documents to your application.

Only those shortlisted will be contacted.



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Karen

Karen, Nairobi, Kenya
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Nairobi County

Kenya

Engineering and Technical

Updated: May 28, 2018 — 7:10 am
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