Construction Manager Job ELDOWAS

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Construction Manager Job ELDOWAS

Planning, Design & Construction Manager Job, Engineering Jobs 2020,

Purpose of the Job

To plan, organize and direct the maintenance work section

Responsibilities

Managerial Roles and Responsibilities

  • Plan and conduct field surveys to locate new sites and analyze details of project sites.
  • Design water and sewerage projects using set engineering standards/guidelines and develop detailed drawings and bills of quantities
  • Develop detailed engineering bid documents for works to be outsourced
  • Supervise construction projects done either internally or through contractors for delivery of quality work within the stipulated timelines and budgets
  • Develop and review terms of reference for consultants to undertake major works
  • Convene/attend periodic project site meetings and submit detailed progress reports
  • Conduct materials test and analysis
  • Monitor construction activities to ensure that environmental and Safety regulations are met;
  • Organizing and directing staff on the day to day activities;
  • Estimate cost of completed work or for needed renovations or upgrades.

Operational Roles and Responsibilities

  • Producing designs, both initial outlines and full plans, of sewerage, water treatment and flood defense structures such as pump systems and pipe networks;
  • Carry out designs and construction supervision of sewerage projects;
  • Supervise construction of new structures/ repairs and provide the necessary Engineering expertise;
  • Managing and maintaining water and sewerage infrastructure operations;
  • Presenting project details and technical information to colleagues and clients;
  • Preparation of reports;
  • Managing project budgets;
  • Keeping up to date with changes in regulatory legislation and guidelines;
  • Writing and advertising tender documents and managing contracts;
  • Liaising with clients, contractors, government agencies, local authorities and suppliers;
  • Monitoring flood levels;
  • Supervising staff and site workers;
  • Using a variety of specialist computer applications/simulation software;
  • Ensuring that projects keep to budgets and timescales;
  • Maintaining an awareness of current environmental issues;
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned.

Key Result Areas

The jobholder’s accountability areas are as follows

  • Effective operational cost control of the department’s financial resources;
  • Successful implementation of quality control standards for services offered by the department;
  • Effective supervision of employees assigned to the department;
  • Maximization of productivity in the department;
  • Continuous process improvement of services offered by the department.

 Knowledge and Skills Required

The jobholder must possess

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Civil/Water Engineering or any other related field;
  • A minimum of 8 years’ in related work experience, (3 years of this in Senior Management; 2 years in water related project management and supervision)
  • A member of the Engineers Board of Kenya or Institute of Engineers Kenya;
  • Must have demonstrated ability to handle departmental budgets, resources, processes, projects and relationships;
  • Should have thorough knowledge of the relevant industry/sector as well as knowledge of regulatory requirements affecting the relevant sector;
  • Must have ability to plan, organize, implement and evaluate departmental goals;
  • Must demonstrate ability to handle multiple and conflicting priorities, and work under strict deadlines;
  • Should have strong analytical and be result oriented;
  • Must have high standards of integrity and ethical practice;
  • Must be capable of functioning effectively both as a team player and a team leader;
  • Must have management and Leadership skills;
  • Must have ability to accurately plan work assignments, prioritize tasks and deliver deadlines;
  • Should have problem solving and decision making abilities;
  • Should be an effective communicator with the ability to handle both internal and external communication;
  • Should demonstrate ability to identify and respond to risk areas within the department;
  • Should have effective people management and conflict resolution skills;
  • Must have knowledge in use of MS office packages.
  • Should have strong analytical skills and be result oriented;
  • Must have high standards of integrity and ethical practice;
  • Must have management and Leadership skills;
  • Must have ability to accurately plan work assignments, prioritize tasks and deliver deadlines;
  • Should have problem solving and decision making abilities;
  • Should be an effective communicator with the ability to handle both internal and external communication;
  • Should demonstrate ability to identify and respond to risk areas within the department;
  • Should have effective people management and conflict resolution skills;
  • Must have knowledge in the use of MS office packages

How to Apply

Applications may be emailed to md@eldowas.or.ke, deposited at our Head Office OFF Kambi Somali Road next to Coca Cola or posted to:

The Managing Director,

Eldoret Water and Sanitation Company Ltd.,

P.O BOX 8418-30100,

Eldoret

Eldoret Water and Sanitation Company is an equal opportunity employer and the marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.   Note: All applications to be received not later than Thursday 24th December 2020 at 16.00 Hrs.

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