Assistant Resident Engineer (X1)

Client GIBB Engineering & Architecture
Reference # HR2
Published 01/08/2017
Contract Type Contract
12 Months
Salary Market Related
Location East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
GIBB’s Roads and Highways Services Sector provides a comprehensive range of services that include traditional consulting services (design, procurement and contract supervision), Public Private Partnership (PPP) solutions and asset management services. This in-cludes high capacity freeways, interchanges and bridges, airport pavements, rural roads (including low volume and haul roads) and municipal infrastructure. The team is supported by transportation and traffic engineers, geotechnical
and material engineers and other specialists.

This Sector is looking for another talented professional to complement their team, in the form of a Assistant Resident Engineer. We welcome your application if you believe you meet the requirements for this position.
Job Functions Civil Engineering
Industries Engineering
You will be required to provide construction monitoring on N2/15, R56/8 and MR450.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

 Monitor the Contractors progress of projects on site.
 Refer significant queries on design/engineering matters to the Resident Engineer.
 Ensure that design specs/other problems that may have relevance to future designs are
brought to the attention of the Resident Engineer.
 Apply relevant & applicable clauses of General Conditions of Contract to the project.
 Liaise with the Contractors Site Agent with regard to all aspects of the work.
 Assist the RE in ensuring that the Contractor and his staff understand the obligations under the OHS & Road Traffic Acts.
 Assist the RE with Environmental Management of the Contractors work.
 Assists the RE in communicating with the public via the Community Liaison Officer & reports to the Engineer when necessary
 Assists the RE in liaising with the relevant service providers to co-ordinate the alteration/relocation of their services
 Assists the RE in attending and or chairing formal site meetings with the Contractor and Client.
Desired skills and experience

If these are only some of your best professional traits, then this could be the next step you take in your career:

 National Diploma: Civil Engineering
 4 - 6 years’ experience on major roads projects
 Relevant technical experience
 Contract administration experience
 Sound engineering judgement

We look forward to receiving your application.

Depending on South African permanent residency status, the position can be offered on permanent or contract basis.

Agency CVs submitted during the first two weeks of this advertising period will not attract any fee obligation by GIBB.
Job Closing Date 31/08/2017
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