11 hours
2018-01-182018-02-17

Land and Buildings Site Inspector-Steel (LBSI-S)

Aecom
Accra
  • Job Code
    23339-1214663
Company AECOM

Job Title: Land and Buildings Site Inspector-Steel (LBSI-S)

JobID: 23339-1214663

Location: Accra, GHA

Description: **Business Line** Transportation

**Position Title** Land and Buildings Site Inspector-Steel (LBSI-S)

Ghana - Greater Accra

Accra

**Job Summary**

The Land and Buildings Site Inspector (LBSI-S) reports to the Deputy Engineer’s Representative - Buildings (Dep. ER) and plays a key monitoring role in the Land and Buildings Works to ensure compliance with approved shop drawings and technical specifications. The LBSI-S will monitor Steel Works in support of the construction of Paving, Utilities, Drainage, Buildings, Foundations, and other Works at the designated job site.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The LBSI-S is responsible for actively coordinating and addressing issues on site either personally or through collaboration with other engineers, quantity surveyors, contracts specialists, and quality and safety specialists.

The LBSI-S’s duties will include, but will not be limited to, taking particular responsibility for:

+ Supporting administration of the Inspection Request process ensuring requests are processed and inspections properly documented within pre-defined timescales

+ Undertaking inspection of works in progress/on completion against pre-defined standards and applicable drawings

+ Providing on-site support to all other members of the construction supervision team. Assisting in developing and maintaining a proactive safety culture and incorporate safety observations into daily works inspection activity

+ Monitoring construction progress against approved design and applicable standards – this infers a broad surveillance role beyond specifically undertaking inspections on request

+ Assisting Planning Engineers in monitoring project(s) delivery against agreed baseline schedules

+ Providing Dep. ER and Site Engineers with prompt and accurate data and/or opinions on all materials testing and quality control issues

+ Implementing effective record systems with especial reference to the compilation of as-built records

+ Ensuring regular checking of the calibration, accuracy and operation of testing equipment on site

+ Reporting and contributing to reports

+ Keeping a daily diary to record important events

+ Assisting in the maintenance of full and complete site records and, specifically, maintaining those records for which responsibility is allocated in the data management system

+ Attending site meetings when requested to do so

+ Preparing and verifying the accuracy of periodic (weekly, monthly) and ad hoc reports and project metrics

+ Obtaining support from the Quality Manager in implementing the QA/QC procedures

+ Collaborating with the Project Controls staff in assessing progress against programme

“Due to the volume of applications we cannot reply to every applicant, if you haven’t heard from us in 2 weeks please assume you’ve been unsuccessful.”

**Minimum Requirements**

**Experience:**

+ Experience working for a consultant is required (3 years minimum)

+ Experience in site investigation is an advantage

+ Experience working for a contractor is an advantage

**Specific skills required:**

+ Preparation of technical reports

+ Supervision of Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing works

+ Reading and interpreting plans and specifications

+ Reading and interpreting time schedules for construction

**Person Specification (Personality Attributes):**

+ Focused on project delivery – attention to detail and quality with a capacity to work under pressure and meet deadlines

+ LBSI is a member of the construction supervision team and sound interpersonal skills and team ethics are essential

**Additional Comments:**

+ Eligibility to work in Ghana (due to nationality or work permit) is an advantage.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Minimum HND in an engineering discipline

+ Member of professional organisation.

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

**Job Category** Engineering - Construction

**Country** Ghana

**Position Status** Temporary

**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 173418BR



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