Construction Manager - Power Stations

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • The Construction Manager will be responsible for contractor civil and electrical activities during project implementation. Responsible to monitor project progression and keep each venture on schedule and in compliance with codes, within time, cost, quality, safety and environmental requirements to contribute to the efficiency and success of the project


  • Company: Construction Company
  • Location: Cape Town
  • Date Posted: 28th Oct 2021
  • Industry: Civil & Electrical Engineering
  • Nationality: South African - OPEN
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Qualifications: Relevant Degree/Diploma
  • Assignment: Initial 3 month contract with possible extension

Job Description

  • Manage consultants and contractors during substation construction phase
  • Resolve construction technical issues on the project
  • Ensure the design is in accordance with the project schedule and budget.
  • Ensure all work is done to the required standards and quality
  • Ensure the project is within budget according to schedule
  • Ensure all contractual matters are addressed during construction phase
  • Ensure project progress and completion as per contract and user requirements
  • Required to use one’s understanding of concrete forms
  • Oversee steel fixing
  • Review the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs
  • Oversee all onsite and offsite constructions to monitor compliance with safety regulations
  • Coordinate and direct construction workers and subcontractors
  • Meet contractual conditions of performance
  • Review the work progress on daily basis
  • Prepare internal and external reports pertaining to job status
  • Plan ahead to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones
  • Analyse, manage and mitigate risks
  • Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques
  • communicate with any consultants, subcontractors, supervisors, planners, quantity surveyors and others involved in the project
  • Deal with any unexpected problems that may occur during the project.

Minimum Requirements

  • Relevant Diploma or Degree
  • Proven working experience in construction management
  • At least 5+ yrs experience in a management function
  • Experience in Bulk Concrete Works
  • Experience in steel fixing
  • No criminal record
  • Must have a driver’s license

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