Job: Resident Engineer - Tanzania - 12 months

Resident Engineer - Tanzania - 12 months

Ewi recruitment:

The market leading infrastructure recruitment specialist is seeking a Resident Engineer to join a leading consulting engineering business for a project in Mauritius.


My client is one of the largest global engineers in the Highways field. They are Seeking a Resident Engineer for a Large highway project in sunny Tanzania, not only do you get endless sunshine and great cocktails, fishing and beaches, they also offer full a Expat package, this includes flights, Visas, Accommodation and much more! As the market leader you will have the opportunity to work on the supervision of design process and construction of four bridges and local roads.

Requirements & Responsibilities:

As the Resident Engineer He/she will be responsible for overall project management in all technical aspects by performing scope of work indicated in the Terms of Reference for the Consulting Services. The Resident Engineer will be responsible for the completion of tasks in design review stage as well as supervision stage in the framework of the FIDIC Conditions of Contract on behalf of the Engineer.

In the supervision stage the Resident Engineer shall supervise all the construction activities, be aware of daily progress of the construction as well as existing issues and suggest immediate solutions in consultation with the Team Leader. The specific focus of the Resident Engineer will be early identification of technical issues and proposing mitigation or preventive measures in all technical aspects of the scope of work related to various project activities. The Resident Engineer will also be responsible for early identification of technical issues potentially leading to claims and increase of costs (especially in civil works contracts) by means of proper management of the construction supervision component and personal review of contract's progress.

Also, The Resident Engineer will be responsible for preparation of variation orders and their submission for the approval to Client. My client also requires the you to be present during the construction supervision stage. The is for this is so you can assist the Team Leader in leading official meetings , such as monthly meetings with the Contractor, concrete paver official tests and other. The Resident Engineer shall be responsible for the all technical issues of whole scope indicated in this Terms of Reference for the Consulting Services.

This is truly a great opportunity for someone who wants to work in an amazing location, on a project that has the scope to be extended more than two years.

Qualifications & Experience:

You will have a Degree in civil engineering and preferably with post graduate qualification in highway or bridge engineering.

Should possess a professional licensing (charted/certified) and the right to practice the profession.

Preferably 15 years of similar experience in design and construction supervision of bridges and highway projects with flexible pavements, including 6 year's international experience in construction supervision using FIDIC Conditions of Contract

Worked on Donor funded projects in the past.

Worked within any African region would be advantageous.

Salary Package:

The salary package on offer is between 8,500USD to 11,00USD + Housing + Mobilization + Transportation.

For more information on any international Highway and Bridge assignments please contact Frankie Routleff at ewi recruitment - f.routleff