Principal Civil Engineering Assistant

  • Glenvista
  • Rand Water

Job Advert Summary : The overall responsibility of this position is to ensure that the on-site installation build fulfils the client’s needs, expectations, and design specifications

Minimum Requirements :

  • Qualification in Civil Engineering
  • Project Management added advantage.
  • 5 years of work experience ,3 years in reservoir and or Chambers construction inspections
  • Knowledge of cement and concrete codes and specifications.

Primary Duties :

  • Review and approve the quality control plan (QCP’s) and/ Inspection and test plans (ITP’s)
  • Inspecting the materials delivered to site and checking for compliance with the specification.
  • Carrying out site inspections to monitor standards of quality, finish,
  • Interpret or evaluate test results in accordance with applicable codes, standards, specifications, or procedures.
  • Develop the Quality control plan, where construction is done by Rand Water contractor
  • Determines and uses appropriate inspection processes to confirm assigned products and parts meet specifications.
  • Inspect and record the results of concrete construction inspection based on codes and job specifications.
  • Confirms and approves quality of finished parts.
  • Concession management for the product not meeting specifications.
  • Prepares paperwork and reports documenting inspection findings.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Prepare inspection reports and maintain files of Inspection documents
  • Review inspection records received for compliance
  • Maintain inspection and measuring equipment records.
  • Prepare and coordinate Non-Conformance Reports (NCR’s) for non-conforming parts.
  • Comply with all Company and SHE Policies and Procedures.
  • Participate in Internal and external audits
  • Perform initial inspection, repaired equipment inspection, final inspection etc.
  • Review Project documents and data books.
  • Carrying out inspections upon completion and prepare a schedule of defects to be corrected.
  • Co-ordinating with the site and professional teams to ensure sign-off prior to the issue of Completion, Defect and Final Certificates

Knowledge :

  • Able to utilize measuring equipment/tools
  • Computer literacy
  • Equipment testing
  • Good mechanical skill
  • Engineering Standards and Inspection Procedures
  • Interpretation of Standards, specification and drawings
  • Safety knowledge
  • ISO 9001

Skills :

  • Decision making skills - Supervisory skills
  • Ability to work well with others in high stress environment
  • Strong organization and prioritization skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Effective time management
  • Extensive knowledge of inspection and measurement techniques of equipment.
  • Extensive knowledge of machining and machining processes.
  • Ability to read blueprints.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word or similar software to prepare reports.

Attitude :

  • Safety consciousness
  • Integrity
  • Be results and delivery focused
  • Ability to build effective relationships and delivery on expectations