Construction Manager - Substation (Fiji)

Date: Oct 9, 2021

Location: Mumbai, India

Company: Sterling And Wilson Pvt. Ltd.

Job location: Fiji


Total 20+ Years experience in Power Tranmission and Distribution field in Transmission Line Projects.
Total 15 + years of experience in managing the EHV Turnkey Substation Projects as Site / Construction manager in international Domain.
Expereince in Oceanic / Pan Pacific region will be added advantage.
Experience in working on FIDIC Contracts (YELLOW BOOK)
On Site activities
- Supervise and coordinate civil and construction activities related to the project
- Coordinate different site disciplines
- Inspect construction site to monitor progress and conformance to design specifications and safety or sanitation standards 
Contractor Management
- Establish construction procedure requirements for contractors
- Ensure contractors execute construction in accordance with contract, local codes and standards
- Monitor contractors' organization plans, resourcing and performance 
Proposal/Contract Management
- Prepare contract bid lists
- Provide assistance and guidance in contract preparations, bid tab reviews and sub contractor selection
- Assist bid reviews and contract award activities 
Technical management
- Input to drawing approvals, plot plans and designs (p)
- Analyze survey reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, aerial photography and other topographical or geologic data to supervise the works
- Support surveying to lay out installations and estbalish reference points, grades and elevations to guide constructions
- Assist construction related acceptance tests 
Project Management
- Assist reviews, evaluate and recommend change order disposition / Claim Management to ensure effective trend analysis and cost control
- Assist reviews, evaluate method statements and risk assessments and ensure these are appropriately implemented and maintained
- Ensure company required project planning and scheduling controls are appropriately implemented and maintained 
Claim Management
# Identify and inform Project Manager / Director on claim opportunities for onsite constructiion works. Defends the claims from subcontractors with approriate planning and controlling measures for onsite works.
Risk, Opportunity,  Issue Management
# Throughout construction phase of the project, identifies and assesses all risk factors utilizing available risk measurement tools
# Devises suitable strategies for risk mitigation (elimination, reduction)
# Implement procedure for solving issues and problems (identification, analysis, actions and controlling) with all necessary internal and external partners
# Identifies and minimizes non-conformance costs
# Ensures risk monitoring in all project phases