PROJECT : ZAMBIA HEALTH CENTRES AND HOSPITALS PROGRAMME
REPORTING TO : Director / General Manager (Zambia)
PURPOSE TO POST :
TO PROVIDE Construction Supervision services for the construction and equipping of 108 Health centres and 3 District Hospitals.
To monitor and inspect construction work, record progress, carry out handover procedures and ensure compliance with contract documents, construction regulations and best practice.
PRINCIPAL RESPONSBILITIES :
Refer recommendations to manager for a decision on further instruction.
Promptly report breaches to contractors and consultants in written form. Undertake routine inspections.
Report on the contractor’s schedule and performance.
This acts as selection criteria and gives an outline of the type of person and the characteristics required to do the job.
Experience Substantial experience as Construction Supervisor / Surveyor / Trade Foreman, on new & occupied sites. Some experience and knowledge of MOH practices & procedures
Skills / Abilities : Able to prepare and write progress records. Able to prioritise, plan and manage own workload and projects to meet conflicting work demands and deadlines.
Able to use Microsoft Office software i.e. Word & Excel or equivalent software & also use electronic mail
Specialist Knowledge : In depth knowledge of relevant legislation and statutory authority requirements.
Building Regulations and related compliance requirements. Previous experience working on MOH projects
Education & Training : A relevant technical qualification in construction related subject and membership of an appropriate institute e.
g. Engineering Institute of Zambia or equivalent verifiable work-based experience and training. A minimum of 5 years relevant experience required.
Other requirements : Able to attend weekly meetings and site meetings as required.
Able to undertake site visits and access all parts of building sites including the use of ladders Must be a holder of a Valid Licence for 2 or more years
How to Apply