Project Manager

Duties & Responsibilities:

  •  To carry out project work management & coordination involving multi-disciplinary engineering work as directed by the office
  • To lead or assist in the work proposal as directed by the office
  • Assist with the preparation of Expression of Interest and Request for Tender Documentation
  • Assist with controlling of scope of work in relation to fee and seek to prevent program drift and scope creep, where possible
  • Oversee project records & documentation related to your discipline
  • To supervise & work with engineers and technical persons assigned to ensure satisfactory work completion
  • To carry out site supervision & inspection of the works including any off-site manufacturing as instructed by the consultant team so as to ensure that the works are constructed to the required quality and accuracy
  • To monitor progress of the works on site and at any off-site manufacturing facilities and report delays immediately. Subsequently to set contingency plan to mitigate the situation
  • To provide standing supervision as and when directed by the consultant team
  • To maintain proper & updated daily records of all works done, including records of tests, inspections, status of works, safety, site diary, materials and equipment on site, labour, dayworks, provisional quantities, etc.
  • To check that contractor executes preliminaries items
  • To check services routes and contractor’s setting out and report any deviations to the consultant team. Subsequently, to plan and mitigate the situation
  • To verify reports and claims submitted by contractors
  • To record all variations as instructed or approved by consultant team
  • To attend to contractor’s queries and co-ordinate works of main contractor and direct contractors
  • To inspect and take over completed works
  • To manage and settle project final account
  • To undertake any other duties related to the project and work as and when instructed by the consultant team and by the office
  • To conduct training courses and programmes as instructed by the office
  • To lead or assist in drafting proposal on training courses/programmes for local and foreign delegates
  • Ensure all concepts and sketch designs are approved before progressing to next stage
  • Investigation and recommend suitable engineering systems selection
  • QA & review of critical areas, setting design criteria, checking design calculation and drawings
  • Prepare and monitoring cost and quantity estimates
  • Use experience to foresee potential limitations and problems
  • Resolve any technical problem faced by teams during project design and/or construction stages
  • Adequately present design to client as a professional engineer
  • Ensure the correctness of all designs
  • Attend design/site meetings where necessary
  • Maintain open dialogue with the client on all projects
  • Determine, at an early stage, the exact client requirements
  • Build trust and respect with clients
  • Attend client meetings as required
  • Monitor project deadline and assist team member in meeting deadlines
  • Continually review quality practices within the team
  • Liaise between all parties involved with clear and concise detail on all project information
  • Ensure all instructions from clients are clarified
  • Ensure all design information contains no ambiguities
  • Maintain an open policy of communication within the team and division

Key Skills, Qualifications & Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, Post Graduate Diploma, Professional Degree, Engineering (Civil), Quantity Survey or equivalent
  • Required skills: MS Office, AutoCad
  • At least 20 years of working experience in the related field is required for this position.
  • Preferably Managers specialising in Engineering – Civil/Construction/Structural or equivalent
  • 18 Months contract

Job Summary

Interested applicants kindly forward a copy of your CV, recent Photo and academic transcripts to recruitment_india@meinhardtgroup.com

Devangere, Karnataka, India
Reporting to
Country Programme Manager