Expression of Interest - Building Engineer

  • Job no: 493686
  • Work type: Contract
  • Location: Japan | CGH (Yokohama)
  • Categories: 03-Construction, 01-Engineering, 06-HSE, 05-Project, 08-QA/QC
  • Advertised: 22 Apr 2022
  • Application close: 31 May 2022
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Job Description

This is an expression of interest. Chiyoda is keen to speak with experienced Building Engineer, in view of a potential employment at our Project Sites.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the Technical and Quality aspect of building engineering meets project requirements.
  • Work in close co-operation with the CFW Building Supervisor and Inspector.
  • Ensure that the Building Supervisor and Building Subcontractor know the hold points on the Quality Control Record, and understand that until the check sheet item is signed off as satisfactory by the Company no further work is carried out.
  • Maintain a register and file of all TQ’s raised by the Building Subcontractor.
  • Answer all TQ’s on an urgent basis informing the Site Engineering Manager if the Subcontractor appears to be using the TQ System for other purposes.
  • If unable to answer the TQ, inform the Site Engineering Manager, and transmit the TQ to Head Office for resolution.
  • Liaise with the CFW Lead Civil Engineer on the content of TQs and non-conformance reports so that answers on Civil Engineering are consistent in content and approach.
  • Attend the KO meeting with the Building Subcontractor.
  • Attend the weekly recorded meeting with the Building Subcontractor. Give statistical data on TQ’s and respond to Building Engineering queries.
  • In conjunction with the CFW Safety Officer and CFW Buildings Supervisor, review the Buildings Subcontractor Method Statements and comment as necessary.
  • Ensure that all concrete work inserts including anchor bolts are manufactured as per specification and when delivered to site are accompanied with the required inspection and material certificates.
  • In conjunction with the Building Inspectors ensure that the Independent Surveyor completes all checks called for on the Quality Control Record and signs them off.
  • In conjunction with the CFW Supervisor review the Buildings Subcontractor Work Plans and comment if necessary.
  • Ensure that the Subcontractor submits design drawings of all false work, comment on as necessary.
  • In conjunction with the CFW Civil Inspector, ensure that the Subcontractor respects all hold points on the Quality Control Record.
  • If an activity has a Method Statement, ensure the Subcontractor follows his own Method Statement.
  • Carry out any building design work which may be necessary and is not going to be performed in head office
  • In the exercise of his responsibilities consider the financial implications of all work undertaken, recommend action which will reduce the cost of any job provided that such action is consistent with accepted engineering practice and will maintain the standard of workmanship required.
  • Ensure that modifications to Works are recorded on ‘as built’ drawings.
  • Responding to technical non-conformance reports raised against building engineering or construction.

 Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering, architectural similar.
  • At least 5 years of experience as a construction engineer in the relevant field of specialization.
  • Advance proficiency in construction management software, such as STAAD PRO.
  • In-depth knowledge of construction industry regulations.
  • Exceptional leadership, project management, decision-making, and problem-solving skills.
  • Great mathematical, organizational, and time-management skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Ability to collaborate with a variety of stakeholders.
  • Availability to visit the construction site outside of business hours, when relevant.

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