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Civil Engineering Technician Trainees

  • Location:
    CENTRAL - COUVA, POINT LISAS CENTRAL - COUVA, POINT LISAS CENTRAL - COUVA, POINT LISAS CENTRAL - COUVA, POINT LISAS
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    ENGINEERING, CONSTRUCTION, PROJECT MANAGEMENT, QS
  • Deadline:
    March 6, 2024
  • Gender:
    Male, Female

WE ARE HIRING 

CIVIL ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN TRAINEES 

 

Unsuitable Applications Will Not Be Acknowledged 

A well-established Construction Company based in the Point Lisas Industrial Estate is looking for Civil  Engineering Technician Trainees to work on major construction projects. 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  1. Civil engineering knowledge, including municipal services such as earth works, geo-technical  engineering, infrastructural development and building construction. 
  2. Confident in the application of design codes, national standards and construction regulations. 3. Skilled in the solving of unique problems through use of hand calculations and spreadsheets. 4. Proficient in the use of software, such as: Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel and Project). 5. Assists with construction monitoring, issuing site instructions, red lining construction drawings. 
  3. Assists with the administration / management of construction contracts, including measurement  for payment, variation orders, time claims, etc., 
  4. Assists with tracking of Health and Safety on job sites. 
  5. Assists with evaluating & implementing construction techniques. 
  6. Assists with reading & implementing construction drawings. 
  7. Assists with management of costs and resources. 
  8. Assists with using drawings and specifications to perform material take-offs for procurement on  projects.  
  9. Assists with preparation of Bill of Quantities (BOQ) and specifications for projects such as buildings, land infrastructural development (roads, drainage and water reticulation system). 
  10. Assists with preparation of request for proposal packages (RFP) in order to acquire contractors  for sub-contracted works. 
  11. Assists with preparation of documents necessary for project control: – 
  • Microsoft Project Schedule 
  • Daily Reports 
  • Look Ahead Schedule 
  • Delay Logs 
  • Manpower Histogram 
  • Progress “S” Curve 
  • Schematics for tracking progress of works 
  • Confirmation of Verbal Instruction (CVI) 
  • Request for Information (RFI) 
  1. Assists with preparation of quantities for Interim Payment Certificate (IPC). 
  1. Assists with tracking and/or monitoring of expenditure on work plans and prepare value  engineering strategies to control/avoid overruns on budgeted cost.  
  2. Assists with liaising with Client Representative on projects, attend meetings, prepare minutes of  meeting and draft letters to the Client. 
  3. Assist with identification of claims and variations to be made by the Company, collate the  necessary supporting information and prepare documents to justify the same in accordance with  the contract requirements. 
  4. Assist with preparing Post Mortem and Dossier Packages on completion of the Project. 
  5. Assist with assessing claims from Sub-Contractors and prepare report for discussion with  Management. 
  6. Assist with the review of contract documents (General and Particular Condition of Contract,  specifications, drawings, Bill of Quantities and preambles) for projects and advise Management  on claims to be made in favor of the Company. 
  7. Assist with preparation of supporting documents for tender submission, these should include but  not be limited to: 
  • Work Methodology 
  • Project Schedule 
  • All Inclusive Unit Rate Build Up 
  • Inspection and Test Plan 
  • Health Safety Security and Environmental (H.S.S.E) Plan 
  • Risk Assessment 
  1. Assist with preparation of work plans identifying the resources (labour, equipment and materials)  required to complete projects. 
  2. Assist with developing Inspection and Test Plans (ITP) for projects Quality Assurance and Quality  Control purposes. 
  3. Assist with liaising with the Project Construction Manager to evaluate, develop and implement  construction strategies or techniques. 
  4. Assist in the hiring of Sub-Contractors. 
  5. Assist with set up and monitor Sub-Contractors contract to ensure sub-contracted works are  delivered within time, cost, safety and quality.  
  6. Assist in the preparation of documents for statutory approvals for Guyana local authorities;  Central Housing and Planning Authority, Guyana Water Incorporative, Guyana Power and  Lighting Incorporated and Environmental Protection Agency. 
  7. Assist perform other related duties as required by the job function. 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Diploma / Certification in Construction / Civil Engineering from a recognized institution.
  • Any experience in a similar position will be an asset.
  • Experience in the use of AutoCAD will be an asset. 

To apply, please email: 

vacancies@pwfl.co.tt