Jobs: Site Agent - Zambian Building Contractor

ZAMBIA
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Zambia

SITE AGENT - Zambia

Progressive local contractor needs extra support due to strategic growth planning.

To start in February 2017 our Client needs a hands on standalone Site Agent who is capable of the following:
• supervising and overseeing the direction of the project (or a package), ensuring that the client’s specifications and requirements are met, reviewing progress and liaising with quantity surveyors to monitor costs
• liaising with the client, other construction professionals and, sometimes members of the public
• coordinating and supervising construction workers
• selecting tools and materials
• making safety inspections and ensuring construction and site safety
• checking designs and drawings and preparing site reports
• maintaining quality control procedures
• finding ways to prevent problems and to solve any that crop up
• assessing risk

Based outside Lusaka your project is 200 homes (150m2) to be built over the next 2 years. In view of the location, we need someone who has worked in remote locations before, understand working with various cultures and able to motivate teams to delivery within time, budget and spec.

If this appeals to you and you have a proven track record, we would love to receive an updated CV for assessment. Initial telephone or Skype interviews would be arranged. Our Client offers the normal expat benefits as well as salary of around $4,000pm negotiable - depending on skills and expertise. Look forward to hearing from you.