- Organize materials and ensuring site is safe and clean.
- Prepare cost estimates and ensuring appropriate materials and tools are available.
- Conduct feasibility studies to estimate materials, time and labor cost.
- Provide technical advice and suggestions for improvement on particular projects.
- Diagnose and troubleshoot equipment as required.
- Negotiate with suppliers and vendors to ensure the best contracts.
- Authorize technical drawing and engineering plans.
- Draw up work schedules and communicate any adjustments to crew members and clients.
- Gather data, compile reports, and deliver presentations to relevant stakeholders.
- Complete quality assurance and provide feedback to the team.
- Prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and /or the clients.
- Check plans, drawings and quantities for accuracy of calculations.
- Ensure that all materials used and work performed is in accordance with the specifications.
- Manage, monitor and interpret the contract design documents supplied by the client or architect.
- Liaise with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners and the general workforce involved in the project.
- Liaise with local authority (where appropriate to the project) to ensure compliance with local construction regulations and by-laws.
- Communicate with clients and their representatives (architects, engineers and surveyors), including attending regular meetings to keep them informed of progress.
- Day-to-day management of the site, including supervising and monitoring the site labor force and the work of any subcontractors.
- Plan the work and efficiently organize the plant and site facilities in order to meet agreed deadlines.
- Oversee quality control and health and safety matters on site.
- Resolve any unexpected technical difficulties and other problems that may occur.
Qualification and Requirements
- A minimum of an HND is required
- At least 7-10 years’ work experience