AECOM Assistant Engineers Representative - Structures in Saldhana, South Africa

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Assistant Engineers Representative - Structures

South Africa - Western Cape

Saldhana

Job Summary

AECOM has an opening for an experienced Assistant Engineers Representative with road structures experience, for a project in Saldhana. The Project consists of the rehabilitation of an existing road and the construction of a new road.

This is an immediate requirement, ideally appointments will be made by November

Should you have any queries regarding the role contact Carl on 011 666 2000.

Main responsibilities for this position:

  • Report to the Engineer's Representative

  • Manage all roadwork and /or structural activities to ensure the contractor adheres to the client's requirements and design specifications.

  • Liaising with the client, contractor and professional team

  • Check drawings and addess technical queries

  • Monitoring of contractors and sub-contractors on site

  • Management and mentoring of junior site staf

  • Contract Adminstration, supervision of the construction works, quality control, financial control, liaison with the Client, Engineer, specialists and Contractor

  • Assist the Engneer's Representative with preparing the monthly payment certificates.

  • Review material testing results for acceptance purposes

  • Maintain acceptance control records as per standard procedures

  • Visual inspection of Lot submissions

  • Monitor progress against the constractor's programme

  • Assisting the Engineer's Respresentative with the prepartion of the Contract Report.

  • Maintain up to date material as-build records for incorporation to the Contract Report and undertake measurement control and correlation testing

“Due to the volume of applications we cannot reply to every applicant, if you haven’t heard from us in 2 weeks please assume you’ve been unsuccessful.”

Minimum Requirements

  • Prepare and submit mix designs to the Engineers Representative

  • Review material and concrete testing results for acceptance purposes

  • Maintain acceptance control records as per standard procedures

  • Visual inspection of Lot submissions

  • Monitor progress against the contractor's programme

  • Assisting the Engineer's Representative with the preparation of the Contract Report.

  • Maintain up to date material as-build records for incorporation to the Contract Report and undertake measurement control and correlation testingPersonal attributes, qualities or competencies needed for the role:

  • Appropriate construction monitoring experience

  • Candidate wishes to make Construction Monitoring and Management his choice of career

  • Proficient with SANS 1200 and COLTO specification

  • Extensive knowledge of FIDIC and GCC 2010 conditions of contracts

  • Some knowledge of GCC 2015 conditions of contract

  • Good understanding of the OH&S Construction Regulations 2014

  • Civil Designer and AutoCAD experience essential

  • Committed, responsible, dynamic, self-motivated individual with good people management skills

  • Ability to plan and execute work independently and to meet tight deadlines

  • Candidate must be willing to work on construction sites not only in the Western Cape but anywhere in South Africa

  • Candidate must be willing to work away from home and/or relocate depending on the location of the site

  • Proficient with MS Office Suite and MS Projects

  • Excellent communication and report writing skills

  • Required to have valid driver’s license and own transport

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professionally registered engineer/technician with a BSc/BEng/BTech or NDip qualification in Civil Engineering or eligability to register within 6 months.

  • Minimum 5-10 years’ experience on major road rehab, reseal projects and structures (bridges, culverts, retaining walls etc) with either SANRAL or Western Cape Government including municipal infrastructure projects

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Country South Africa

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 170557BR