Residential Site Manager (PrTech / PrEng) (Cape Town)

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • The successful candidate will be requested to assist with the subsidy housing contract in Cape Town, overseeing operations on a day-to-day basis, while ensuring that work is done safely, on time, within required budget and according to the right quality standards.


  • Company: Engineering Company
  • Location: Cape Town
  • Date Posted: 03 December 2018
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Nationality: South African
  • Salary: Negotiable Depending on Experience
  • Qualifications: Diploma / Degree & Registered with ECSA. Registered with SACPCMP preferred
  • Assignment: 12 Month Fixed Term Contract

Job Description

  • Developing of site admin systems and overseeing of site admin staff to implement
  • Reviewing work programmes and extracting Work Schedules for subcontractors
  • Extracting Material Supply schedules to correspond with Work Schedules
  • Extracting Cash requirement from Work Programme/planning and scheduling of IPC revenue.
  • Consolidating Material Supply schedules and planning/scheduling of material orders and deliveries
  • Overseeing implementation of QA System and documentation processed by site staff.

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree / Diploma in Civil Engineering or Building Construction
  • Registered at SACPCMP as Professional Construction Project Manager preferred
  • Registered with ECSA as PR Technologist or PR Engineer
  • Must come from a construction background as opposed to consulting background.
  • 7 - 10 Years post qualification experience in contract management of housing projects (preferably low-cost (subsidy housing) with at least 5 years experience in a Site Manager / Site Agent capacity
  • Experience in project planning and-scheduling, including resource planning and scheduling using MS Projects
  • Preference will be given to individuals with experience in Training Facilitator in construction management unit standards (commonly Construction Contractor NQF 2)
  • Experience in logistical planning and supporting for building projects
  • Efficient working knowledge of Ms Word, Excel etc.
  • Ability to develop and using practical and effective site management tools
  • Must be able to negotiate and conclude sub-contacts and to manage sub-contractors
  • Own vehicle & valid driver’s licence
  • Preference will be given to individuals residing in Cape Town

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