Senior Resident Construction Manager – MEP – Saudi Arabia

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    March 19, 2017

Posted 18 March 2017
Ref: HP094-2149



The Senior Resident Construction Manager’s function is to manage and direct the assigned project or projects in such a manner as to assure completion on-schedule and within the established budget, in accordance with contractual obligations and good engineering practice, and in a manner satisfactory to the Client and the Company. The Senior Resident Construction Manager’s work normally involves total management of the project’s technical, financial, and administrative functions.

Under General Supervision reports to the Client’s Department of Construction Senior Management; Director and Manager of Construction, Section Manager, and ultimately to the Programme Manager, and Senior Management of the Client. Directly supervises a staff consisting of, but not limited to, Senior and Resident Construction Engineers, Project Controls Manager & Engineers, Quality Manager, HSE Manager, Technical Manager and all Administrative Staff assigned to the project.

• Develops overall strategic plan to execute the project deliverables in adherence to the contract & stakeholder milestones.
• Establishes detailed scope of work for the project as directed by Division of Technical Affairs and Dept. of Construction’s Senior Management in conjunction with other divisions and Client, and in accordance with project(s) proposal and contract.
• Establishes, with the Project Staff, Department Manager and Senior Management, manpower requirements necessary to execute the scope(s) of work of his project(s).
• Generally responsible for all project contractor(s) oversight, daily management of quality assurance, and safety program adherence. 
• Delegates the authority among the project team for the execution of the project construction program and, through the RCM, will monitor these construction activities for compliance with established schedules and budgets.
• Monitors the progress of all project functions and reports on their status to the Division Management and Client as required. Gives particular attention to reporting matters affecting project overruns or delays and makes every effort with Division Management to rectify these conditions.
• Supplies Division Management and/or Client with current, accurate information regarding the status of all project management functions by the maintenance of appropriate records and the periodic issuance of informative reports.
• Responsible and required to maintains, through the Project Staff, a Chronological file of project history, supported by the compilation of minutes of meetings and a daily log of significant events affecting the project. Keeps the Project Sponsor informed of significant project milestones and of major conditions that could affect the project costs, schedule of client relations.
• Provides the support required and assistance to the Client’s responsible division Dept. during the negotiation, and awarding of contracts as required.
• As the Client’s Authorize Representative, requires and responsible to adequately review and accurately and approves all submitted contracts and supplier/vendors invoices and forwarding them to the appropriate Department thereafter for further processing. 
• Approves all submittals to the Client of project work outputs, information requests, advisor notices, project status reports, etc.
• Reviews all work for compliance with the contract documents, specifications and/or approved IFC. Identifies out-of-scope work requirements and prepares required contract change notices for client approval. 
• Coordinates intra company work assignments with other divisions, departments, and/or field offices.
• Performs other project management functions as required by Company Management.
• Establishes project management procedures for execution of construction management tasks.
• Creates, modifies, and updates the Project Management Plan, and Project Execution Plan as required.
• Supervises project staff and related subject matter experts in their duties to insure Contractor compliance with Contract documents, specifications and/or approved IFC.
• Manage international engineering staff and Consultant assigned to the project regarding LEED aspects of the project and any outstanding design efforts.


  • Minimum BS or higher degree from an accredited (Western preferred) college or university in mechanical engineering field or field closely related to the work for which the individual is applying
  • Master degree in Mechanical Engineering or closely related field, Professional Engineering Licenses, Professional Engineering Certification are highly desired
  • Professional Engineering Association, Membership or affiliation with professional organisations related to the individual’s specialty is highly preferred
  • A minimum of 15 years of experience directly related to the position for which application is being made with at least 6 years of track record must been spent in significant engineering and project supervisory assignments involving independent decisions and comparative responsibility
  • Required experience must include complete fiscal accountability for large industrial projects - chiller plant, district cooling, substations including but not limited to details knowledge of interface aspects with stockholders and major infrastructure and utility providers





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