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  • Posted: Mar 22, 2023
    Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
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    Outrival HR Solutions & Consultancies was established to offer specialized, dedicated and focused Human Resources services to organisations of various sizes and in different industries. It provides excellence services in Recruitment, Training, Performance Management, HR structuring, HR Policies & Procedures and HR Outsourcing services amongst others....
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    Quantity Surveyor

    Main Duties and Responsibilities

    • Advising on procurement, financial and contractual management of Construction Projects
    • Responsible for preparation of detailed BQs and specifications for construction works
    • Prepare project cost and budgetary estimates under the supervision of the Architecture
    • Preparation of schedule of materials for construction.
    • Assess and monitor construction costs throughout the project life.
    • Scrutinize maintenance and material costs to ensure best deals are acquired
    • Collecting and maintaining construction cost data while keeping track of all materials.
    • Administer relevant parts of construction contracts, including construction phase cost management.
    • Read and interpret plans and specifications appropriate to developing cost estimates and monitoring construction expenditures
    • Analyze and benchmark construction costs based on historical project costs.

    Qualifications, skills & Competencies

    • Degree in Quantity Survey or Building Economics or its equivalent and above;
    • Have valid registration by the Board of Registration of Architects and Institute of Quantity Surveyors of Kenya (IQSK).
    • Have a minimum of seven (7) years of experience in a similar role in a busy environment preferably private entity.
    • Have demonstrable professional experience, competence and proven leadership ability.
    • Thorough technical understanding of building construction methods
    • Demonstrable ability to work within set and strict deadlines
    • High level of Integrity and good moral standing.
    • Ability to effectively work in a team.

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    Structural Engineer

    Main Duties and Responsibilities

    • Day to day work site coordination and planning to ensure the works are carried out safely and efficiently
    • Managing projects from inception through to completion
    • The preparation of reports, specifications, designs and drawings, briefing documents, feasibility studies, and options appraisals
    • The consideration of the strength of various materials, e.g. timber, concrete, steel, and brick, to evaluate how their inclusion may necessitate a change in structural design
    • Liaison with other designers, including architects, to agree on safe designs and their fit with the aesthetic concept of the construction
    • Liaison with construction contractors to ensure that newly erected buildings are structurally sound.
    • Producing calculation packs for planning and/or building regulations approval
    • Working with subcontractors to ensure the timely preparation, Risk Assessment Method Statements,
    • Inspection and Test Plans, Permits, Consents etc for the works and that these are implemented.
    • Apply expert knowledge of the forces and their subsequent effect on various structures
    • Liaison with the Site Foreman to ensure the adherence to safe methods of work.

    Skills, Experience & Competencies

    • 10+ years’ experience in the industry and a member of Institute of Engineers in Kenya.
    • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering (civil or structural preferred) or construction management field.
    • Good problem-solving skills
    • Extremely strong communication, presentation, and negotiation skills
    • The ability to work effectively and efficiently within a team
    • The ability to liaise well with professionals from other disciplines
    • Excellent knowledge of relevant software(s)
    • A keen interest in the design and structure of buildings
    • In depth building construction knowledge
    • An analytical and detailed approach to work
    • A creative innovator with a technical approach to projects and tasks
    • Unquestionable integrity and good moral standing.
    • Detailed knowledge and understanding of the principles of Building Information Modelling (BIM)

    Method of Application

    Interested applicants with the requisite skills and qualifications are requested to submit their applications attaching a CV, Copies of Certificates, and references to on or before the close of business, Friday, 31 March 2023.

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