GIBB Engineering and Architecture Design Engineer - Kwazulu Natal Jobs in South Africa

GIBB Engineering and Architecture Design Engineer - Kwazulu Natal Jobs in South Africa

Core Purpose

Represent the Employer’s Agent to the extent of his/her delegated responsibilities and keep the Employer’s Agent fully informed at all times. Maintain a cooperative working relationship with the Contractor’s Representative. Liaise with Client Representative / Project Manager and manage the relationship. Ensure that procedures and systems outlined in GIBB’s site specific Project Plan are put into place and run effectively

Key Performance Areas

  • Assist the RE with all duties during the contraction supervision and defects liability periods

  • Together with the RE ensure that the contractor is fully appraised of technical, social, environmental, health and safety responsibilities and assist with monitoring the same

  • Inspect all works in progress to ensure the quality of the works and compliance with the contract documents

  • Record, report and propose actions to redress poor workmanship and defects

  • Review and verify the qualifications of the proposed key personnel of the contractor and make the necessary recommendations

  • Verify that the Contractors use the testing equipment in accordance with the approved standards and international best practice

  • Evaluate work in progress and propose changes in the works based on the field conditions

  • Prepare discipline-specific daily site dairy

  • Verify that the Contractor prepares and submits certified work as executed with records and plans of the completed works

  • Review the quality of all material, plant and equipment supplied by the Contractor

  • Review Contractor’s Claims and issues against construction records and daily site diary records

  • Assist the RE with the production of monthly reports, progress payments, the extension of time and claim reports

  • Manage the duties of staff within appropriate the Discipline specific management team

  • Initiate action to prevent product/process non-conformance, including issuing NCOs and/or CARs to Contractors if required

  • Review Hold Points and Conduct required inspections and release delegated Hold Points/Witness Points

  • Monitor the appropriate records of drawings and as-built drawings are kept

  • Arrange for Audits to be undertaken on the Constructors System as instructed

  • Review the Contractor’s Management Plans, liaising with specialist staff, were appropriate

  • Review the Contractor’s Management Plans, monitor compliance with the quality environment and safety requirements of the Contractor’s work

  • Maintain a database or similar of conformance records and quantities

  • Approve quantities and conformance status of the contractor’s work for assessment of progress claims

  • Prepare Site Instructions if required in accordance with the Contract

  • All other duties are reasonably expected from an Assistant Resident Engineer.


  • PrEng/PrTech


  • Minimum of 10-15 years of related experience

    Person Requirements:

    Core Competencies:

  • Pipeline Hydraulics design and pump station pipework design.

  • Analytical skills

  • Judgement / Decision making

  • Customer focus

  • Team player

  • Passion

  • Communication

  • Integrity

  • Leading edge

  • Resourcefulness

  • Initiative

  • Experience of working in multidisciplinary teams

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; GIBB Engineering and Architecture Design Engineer - Kwazulu Natal Jobs in South Africa

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