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Clerk Of Works x16

Nexus Green

This is a Full-time position in Mbarara posted March 15, 2022.

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# Job Description

Nexus Green is a renewable energy solution provider, working in African
emerging markets. It’s seeking to recruit for the below positions
Designation: 16 Clerk Of Works Cow
Department: Operations
Reporting to: Project Engineer
Location : Regional Office in Mbarara, Soroti, Gulu, Kampala with frequent
travels to sites.

Position Purpose:
The Clerk of Works will ensure quality assurance, t h e timely intervention of
technical issues, and oversee the delivery of the construction project work in
accordance with the Client’s requirements.
To provide full-time day-to-day inspection and supervision of the construction
works on behalf of the Contract Management Team and submit regular progress
reports.
The Clerk of Works C.O.W is expected to check that building plans are being
followed correctly and the technical specifications complied with, inspect the
workmanship and quality of work at the construction site, monitor compliance
with health, safety, environmental and social safeguards on-site, and report
back to the Contract Management Team and the Accounting Officer.

Key Roles / Duties
• Study and internalize the construction drawings, bills of quantities,
technical specifications, the scope of works, Contractor’s work program , and
construction method statement so as to ensure that the Contracto ris properly
guided, and the progress assessed.
• Highlight any potential specification or design issues encountered and bring
them to the attention of the Project Engineer for action before they affect
the construction works and work program.
• Agree on joint quality control procedures with the Project Engineer in
accordance with Client’s requirements, ensure compliance by the Contractor,
and report any deviation for timely intervention by the Project Engineer for
effectiveness and efficiency.
• Liaise with the Project Engineer’s representative on-site in enforcing
compliance of contractual requirements by the Contractor.
• Carry out inspections on-site and continuously monitor construction progress
and quality of work in accordance with the Contractor’s Method Statements and
the Construction Health and Safety Plan, building regulations, health, and
safety legislation and advise on any likely delays and also promptly report
breaches to the Project Engineer.
• Undertake a trouble-shooting role, in consultation with the Project Engineer
regarding the investigation of defects and the organisation and direction of
remedial works.
• Maintain a critical but constructive relationship with the Contractor’s
supervisory staff.
• Witness the sampling of materials for testing by the Contractor and
interpret material test results received after analysis by the Project
Engineer.
• Where approved samples are available, compare work carried out against
samples and ensure that it is consistent with the technical specifications.
• Attend and contribute to Design Team meetings and Site Meetings and prepare
a brief of the deliberations to the Accounting Officer.
• 11. Compile records of the works, minutes of site meetings, material test
results, samples approved, progress reports, site instructions issued, payment
certificates and invoices processed; index and file all drawings and
correspondences on the project.
• Coordinate with the Project Engineer to receive and attend to Visiting
Inspectors from the Government Agencies and follow up any actions arising from
their visits.
• Ensure that the Contractor maintains a site diary, instruction book,
visitors book
• Maintain an independent record of site activities, progress photographs,
weather conditions, Contractor’s resources personnel, materials, tools, and
equipment, and monitor Sub-contractors’ attendance and day works.
• Inspect finished works and carry out joint measurements with the Contractor
for the purpose of verifying Valuations and Interim Payment Certificates
prepared by the Project Engineer, based on which advice isto be provided to
the Contract Management Team when considering the Payment Certificates for
approval.
• Assess any variations proposed by the Contractor and advise on
anyalternative approaches or interventions that can be put in place to avert
or reduce the need for variations for consideration by the Project Engineer.
Where the variations are inevitable, ensure that they are adequately assessed
and justification provided for consideration by the Contract Management Team.
• Ensure that on completion of the works, handover procedures are followed and
all necessary documentation is provided by the Contractor and the Project
Engineer.
• Check the as-built drawings prepared by the Contractor to ensure that it
reflects the status on-site before acceptance by the Accounting Officer. Also
ensure that all necessary operation and maintenance manuals for the equipment
and services installed are submitted, with English translations for catalogs
or manuals in another language.
• Ensure that a comprehensive snag list is prepared at practical completion
and monitor the rectification of the snags/defects during the defects
liability period.
• Submit a report on the overall performance of the Contractor and the Project
Engineer at the end of the Contract for further action by the Accounting.

Key Working Relationships:
• All Officers Project Engineer All project Stakeholders

Technical Knowledge/ Skills:
• Should have a minimum of a National Diploma in Building Construction or
Civil Engineering or Construction Management or Water Engineering.
• Should have adequate knowledge of site practice, building, and construction
technology, including Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing MEP
installations.
• Should be familiar with Conditions of Contract and Construction Health and
Safety H&S legislation. Behavioral / Attitude Competencies:
• Be thorough and pay attention to detail
• Customer service skills
• Good report-writing skills
• Computer skills for documentation, spreadsheets, and internet use
• Knowledge of computer-aided design applications
• Able to use your initiative, patience, and the ability to remain calm in
stressful situations
• Good knowledge and analytical thinking skills
• Able to analyse quality and performance
• Should be able to work extra hours, including over weekends if need arises

Minimum Qualifications / Requirements:
• General working experience of at least 5 five years in the construction
industry.
• Specific experience of at least 3 three years on a specific project
ofsimilar nature and complexity within Uganda and the region.

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your email and also the Name of your application and CV. The closing date for
applications shall be Friday **18 March 2022** , at 05:00 pm EAT

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