Jacobs is delivering engineering and construction management services on a major infrastructure project on the outskirts of Riyadh that is set to become an oasis in a large urban metropolis, the vision for Wadi Al Safar is already drawing comparisons with Beverley Hills.
This is a truly exceptional project and already home to an important historical and cultural site, the At-Turaif Unesco world heritage site.
The development will be an exclusive address, comprised of homes set upon large residential plots, with gated and secure access, and complemented by a golf course and club house, hotels and villas, sports, health and wellbeing, equestrian park, outdoor event areas, mosques and FM facilities. Jacobs’ scope includes design and supervision for the integrated infrastructure including associated wadi drainage, public realm, streetscape and hard and soft landscaping up to private plots.
Jacobs is in search of a Civil Site Inspector to join one of our Infrastructure projects in KSA. The successful candidate will work as an integrated member of the Construction Supervision team. We are looking for a professional who will ensure client satisfaction and help strengthen our project delivery capabilities.
The Civil Site Inspector provides construction supervision services of the Civil and Structural aspects of the project to ensure that the design documentation is safely and accurately implemented on site, and that the requirements of the construction contract are followed. Carrying out daily inspections of the works and sign off the relevant part of the contractor’s RFI’s in a timely manner. Raising any observations and non-conformances or poor workmanship with the Engineers/RE in a timely manner.
Raising any safety issues with the Safety officer and/or safety engineer, keeping the RE informed. Reviewing and evaluate specifications and drawings prior to project pre-construction meetings; prepare and assemble pre-construction questions and suggestions for review.
Conducting site inspections for new projects including civil work, utilities, storm sewers and concrete structures and paving and franchised utility work; record general and detailed conditions by reports, photography verify compliance with proposed plans and specifications; refer discrepancies with appropriate project staff member; research and verify a variety of information. Establish and maintain working contact with project staff and contractors; answer questions and provide information to the contractors and project staff regarding project progress and changes including testing, engineering, planning and established parameters.
A minimum of 5 years working as a Site Inspector for major infrastructure projects that are complex in nature and are ideally located in the Saudi region. Minimum 5 years’ experience in site supervision and construction management. Hold a BSc or diploma in Civil Engineering from an internationally recognized and accredited university.
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