Senior Construction Supervisor / Senior Resident Engineer

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Nicholas O’Dwyer Ltd


Deadline:Aug 6, 2022
Organization:Nicholas O’Dwyer Ltd
Sectors:Civil Engineering, Water & Sanitation
Job type:Contract, 12 months +




Senior Construction Supervisor / Senior Resident Engineer

Water and Sewer Networks Chingola Zambia

Key Requirement:

  • Minimum of Degree in Civil Engineering Member of EIZ (or similar Professional Institution).
  • At least 10 years experience in the management and monitoring of large water and sanitation projects is required.
  • Experience using FIDIC conditions of contract.
  • Experience in construction projects financed by international finance organizations such as the EIB, World Bank, African Development Bank will be an advantage.
  • Experience in projects in similar roles in similar projects in sub-Saharan Africa will be an advantage


  • Responsible for day to day construction supervision and consultants’ site personnel.
  • Establish site inspection procedures, including quality control monitoring and pressure testing, and procedures for correcting sub-standard works.
  • This includes random audits of contractors’ completed works to confirm quality and quantity.
  • Review and approve contractors’ construction method statements.
  • Responsible for reviewing minor changes requested by the contractor.
  • Major changes will be reported to the team leader.
  • Review and approval of contractors’ progress claims, including recommendations for withholding or other changes; report to Team Leader.
  • Responsible for maintaining records and overseeing contractors’ as built drawings.
  • Arrange and chair technical and progress meetings with contractors, DCSC and MWSC.

Senior Resident Engineer – Internationally Funded Projects

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