Easy Expat International is looking for a Civil Works Embankment Dam Engineer for a Dam project in Nigeria.
A Civil Works Embankment Dam Engineer for 2 years mission in Nigeria on a Hydropower Plant Project. Summary of Responsibilities: • Take responsibility for supervision of the construction of Zungeru embankment dam works and civil works; • Maintain site diary, which includes all site activities and record of personnel, equipment, progress, safety and others; • Organize and chair/participate to the weekly site meetings for the Contract including the preparation of the minutes; • Check the monthly progress report of the Contractor; • Prepare monthly report and submit to the Chief Resident Engineer for review prior to submission to the Project Control / Contract manager. • Carry out the day to day management of the contract including preparation of correspondence with the contractor on both technical and contractual matters, and perform contractual duties as delegated in accordance with the Contract to the Employer’s Representative; • Oversee the requisition and selection of the materials and ensure that all the materials used are according to the specifications; • In conjunction with the QA/QC staff manage and supervise the testing of materials from borrow areas/quarries and on the dam structure; • Ensure quality control of shotcrete and other slope stabilisation measures; • Ensure all works on site conform to required standards, Drawings and Technical Specifications; • Ensure that the design documentation is safely and accurately implemented on site, and that the requirements of the construction contract are followed; • Check construction drawings (plans, sections and other details) and interpret properly for the site works • Check as-built drawings • Provide support, disseminate information and give instructions to the supervision team members and ensure that supervision activities are carried out in accordance with the Contractors Quality Plan; • Work together with the Contractor to update the Contractors Quality Plan as far as the project progresses; • Review of Contractor’s Method Statements with an emphasis on safe and satisfactory construction practices; • Monitor progress of construction against the programme of works; • Ensure that the project quality control procedures are used for the works and monitor them for improvement • Work Safety with due care and diligence Education • A degree in a related technical or engineering subject; • A relevant professional qualification (MICE or similar); • Equivalent relevant experience would be considered in lieu of qualification; Experience • Experience of working on a major dam construction contract in a similar capacity; 20 years’ experience required. • Site supervision experience of civil engineering works including earthworks, concrete and heavy structures; • Working closely with Contractors in a site supervisory role; • Knowledge of the application and of FIDIC (Silver Book) Contracts; • The ability to communicate internally and externally; Key Skills • Technical Competence • Customer Focus • Project Management • Communications And Teamwork • Personal Effectiveness
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