No.1 Jobsite in Zambia Browse 1000's of jobs online.

Construction Site Supervisor

  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Job type:
    Full Time
  • Posted:
    7 months ago
  • Category:
    Estate Agency
  • Deadline:
    June 1, 2019

Tiambo International Co, Ltd wishes to attracuct applicants from suitable candidates for for the position of a Construction Site Supervisor to join our team. We are looking for a hard working professional who enjoys meeting challenge and surpassing customer expectations.

find property in zambia

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Organize work plan, coordinating with Construction Manager, for workers crews prior to their build day on site.
  • Hold an orientation to begin each work day. Provide adequate supervision and training of workers on the job site. This includes holding an initial meeting with the workers at the beginning of the day to discuss the plan for the day, assign the appropriate amount of workers to tasks, description of safety guidelines, and assuring that duties are not being performed by individuals of an inappropriate age group. Work days will include hands-on training of unskilled volunteers, partner families, and Vista National Service Construction crew leaders.
  • Ensure that all work done meets all local building codes and all safety compliance requirements, including; health policy guidelines.
  • Must be comfortable using typical construction power tools and knowledge of the appropriate tools to be used for each task, as well as ability to construct scaffolding per safety guidelines.
  • Accountable for safety of all personnel and security of the materials and dwellings on job site. Must lead by example and follow all safety requirements set by HHH.
  • Prioritizes visiting the job site on volunteer build days and sub-contractor work days.
  • Follows plan for the home, working with the partner family on an as needed basis.
  • Accountable for the job until Construction Manager signs off on completed punch list.
  • Responsible for completion of punch list following closing walk thru, in a timely manner.
  • Performs other appropriate duties and activities as assigned.
  • Work is subject to completion based on quality inspections done by Construction Manager at each stage of construction.

Miscellaneous Duties:

  • Advise Construction Manager and/or Construction Coordinator of any needs or discrepancies that may arise during construction.
  • Must show respect for all volunteers, subcontractors, and staff.
  • Maintain site log (after each build day/ volunteer day).

Qualifications:

  • Applicants should have an extensive background and experience managing construction projects, strong communication skills and the ability to solve problems quickly is a must. The incumbent will utilize leadership skills to effectively instruct workers in construction methods.
  • Diploma in Civil Engineering or related field
  • 5+years’ major utility or major industrial construction in the civil filed

Key Competencies:

  • Communicating well with team members with clear instructions
  • Knowledge and expertise in the construction industry.
  • Management experience with strong leadership skills preferred.
  • Patient teacher with strong delegation skills.
  • Multitasking to effectively juggle competing demands

Additional Requirements:

  • Pass criminal background
  • Knowledge of local building codes.
  • Must be able to navigate construction site in all phases of construction, including freshly excavated sites, ladders, scaffolding, etc.
  • Ability to stand for 8 plus hours at a time
  • Use of reliable personal vehicle to and from job sites.
  • First Aid and CPR certified.

Job by Tiambo International Co, Ltd

location