Road Construction Site Agent Job in Nairobi, Kenya 2019

Job title: Site Agent – Road Construction

Location: Nairobi, Kenya

We are looking for Site Agent – Road Construction to oversee day-to-day operations and ensure the projects are completed in time and within the budget

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Supervising and overseeing the direction of the project , ensuring that the client’s specifications and requirements are met, reviewing progress and liaising with quantity surveyors to monitor costs
  • Liaising with the client, other construction professionals and, sometimes, members of the public
  • Coordinating and supervising construction workers
  • Attend meeting with client and can represent company
  • Selecting tools and materials
  • Making safety inspections and ensuring construction and site safety
  • Checking and preparing site reports, designs and drawings
  • Maintaining quality control procedures
  • Assessing and minimizing risk
  • Writing reports and keeping on top of paperwork
  • Assist in negotiating contracts and securing permits and licenses

Skills and Qualifications

  • Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Project management and supervision skills
  • Preferably a licensed professional engineer. Should be registered member of EBK
  • At least 6-10 years’ experience as a site agent in road construction
  • A good planner, well organized and good decision maker
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent knowledge of design and visualizations software such as AutoCAD, Civil 3D or similar
  • Proficiency in site layout, grading, utility design, erosion control, regulatory approvals et
  • Sound mathematical (financial) and technical skills
  • Ability to maintain an overview of entire projects while continuing to attend to detailed technicalities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Negotiating, supervisory and leadership skills combined with the ability to delegate

How to Apply

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