Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Oando Nigeria Limited Vacancy : Construction Site Supervisor

Oando Nigeria Limited is set to recruit for Construction Site Supervisor

» Vacancy Details
Vacancy Title Construction Site Supervisor
Department ETO

Date Published Apr 13, 2012
Closing Date Apr 27, 2012

Lagos and Port Harcourt

Overall Purpose of Job:
Safe and efficient running of a construction site.


· Work in partnership with the Contractor; develop a spirit of mutual trust and co-operation.
· Ensure through on-site supervision that the construction works are undertaken to required designs, specifications, standards and EHSQ requirements.

· Manage / supervise the contractor under the FIDIC contract and be the nominated ‘Supervisor’.

· As assigned by Project Manager undertake contract administration, e.g. issue PM instructions to the Contractor and facilitate fair and reasonable resolution of compensation events and variations.

· Monitor site progress including installation of required equipment against Accepted Programs and 2-4 week look-ahead programs.

· Make recommendations where extra resource or alternative work processes are required to maintain or increase performance.

· Monitor project cost and provide Project Manager with timely identification of deviations from budget.

· Ensure that quantities of completed work items are agreed with the Contractor.

· Ensure maintenance of daily records of all site activities, including information on labour and plant, and any non-compliant materials or workmanship.

· Identify problematic design issues and make recommendations that support engineering procedure as well as ensure the construction schedule is maintained.

· Ensure Safety best practices are being utilised during all site activities

· Co-ordinate construction activities and manage project interfaces.

· Ensure that required liaison takes place with contractor, operational staff and other third parties.

· Follow the approved Project Execution Plan (PEP).

· Responsible for management of site team including personnel matters, staff training and development. Liaise with the Project Manager as appropriate.

Person Specification:

· Degree in engineering discipline
· Minimum 5 years’ experience in working with and managing contractors.
· 5 years’ experience on infrastructure projects.
· Sound understanding and experience in the application of safety legislation and corporate safety procedures,

Required Competencies:

· Understanding of various engineering disciplines – core and supporting
· Good communicator (verbal & written).
· Able to prioritise actions
· Establishing and maintaining Interpersonal Relationships.
· Understanding of technical operations, service or standard specification manuals.
· Understanding of Project Management methodology.
· Ability to develop and interpret project plans and schedules.
· Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications.
· Calm professional manner, but able to take firm and timely decisions
· Positive “can do” attitude, be proactive to identify & resolve management problems.
· Commercially aware.
· Team player
· Promote Oando’s Vision & Values
· Able to work extended and/or unsocial hours to fulfill his/her role