Project Manager
Meinhardt Group

Meinhardt Group is one of the largest international multi-disciplinary firms of consulting engineers, planners and managers. We employ over 5000+ staffs in 48 offices worldwide and have worked on some of the largest and most complex building and infrastructure projects. Clients look to us for start-to-end project consultancy ranging from feasibility study, master planning, detailed design, and project management to delivery, which includes among other capabilities, construction supervision, and testing and commissioning

We have recently set up a Branch Office in Kathmandu, Nepal and are looking for eligible and competent candidates to join our organization under given position/s:

Project Manager

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Basic Job Information

Job Category : Construction / Engineering / Architects
Job Level : Senior Level
No. of Vacancy/s : [ 1 ]
Employment Type : Full Time
Job Location : Kathmandu, Nepal
Offered Salary : Negotiable
Apply Before(Deadline) : Apr. 20, 2019 23:55 (2 months, 3 weeks ago)

Job Specification

Education Level : Master
Experience Required : More than or equals to 10 years
Other Specification
  • Masters in Architecture/Civil Engineering/Electrical Engineering/Mechanical Engineering
  • 10 years of relevant working experience and a minimum of 5 years in an international setting
  • Excellent organisational skills, including ability to deliver against competing priorities and the ability to manage multiple concurrent projects
  • A positive, enthusiastic and flexible attitude towards delivering results
  • Keen to work in a challenging, multinational environment with flexibility regarding working hours
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written and verbal English and Nepali, including strong writing and editing skills

Reports To: Country Director

Job Description

  • To carry out project work management and coordination involving multi-disciplinary engineering work as directed by the office
  • To oversee project progress as directed by the office
  • To lead or assist in the work proposal as directed by the office
  • To support other team leaders within Meinhardt (Singapore) Pte Ltd- Nepal branch office and the wider Meinhardt Group in project delivery, where necessary, as required
  • 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 and documentation related to your discipline
  • Relocation to project site locally or in foreign countries for work as directed by the office
  • To supervise and work with engineers and technical persons assigned to ensure satisfactory work completion  
  • To carry out site supervision and inspection of the works including any off-site manufacturing as instructed by the consultant team 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 and 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 programs as instructed by the office
  • To lead or assist in drafting proposal on training courses/programs 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 and 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 requirement
  • 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

Applying Procedure

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Application Deadline: April 20, 2019

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