Jacobs RESIDENT ENGINEER Balance of Plant in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia



Jacobs in South East Asia is experiencing continued growth, deliveringindustry-leading power, buildings, infrastructure, and environmental projectsin the region. As a result of a strong demand and a mandate for growth, we arelooking for experienced professionals to join us.

About the Opportunity

  • Lead and supervise the construction inspection team and plan, prepare, and analyze document and manage construction contracts.

  • Supervise the preparation of inspector daily reports for inclusion on contractor progress payment estimate

  • Direct and assist staff in reviewing and analyzing contractor project schedules and other required submittals to ensure they meet contract requirements and restrictions

  • Meet with contractors regularly to plan and coordinate work, resolve issues of work areas, scheduling concerns and sequence operations and other contract labour compliance and administrative manners

  • Assign, schedule, direct, supervise, review and accept the work on behalf of client.

  • Monitor contractors work for compliance to schedule, budget, technical specifications, and legal requirements.

  • Conduct progress meetings and prepare reports on project status

  • Communicate and implement safety rules, policies, and procedures to contractors and subordinate personnel

  • Recognize and act promptly on potential changes or additional work to the contract conflicts or ambiguities in the plans and specifications and changes in field conditions.

  • Negotiate, analyze, resolve settle, deny, and/or make recommendations regarding contractor conflicts and claims considering contract plans specifications and estimates, conditions, costs and time.

  • Conduct field visits to examine construction site conditions and issues

About you

  • Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's Degree, Professional Degree, Engineering (Civil) or equivalent.

  • Professional Engineering (PE) license would be an advantage

  • Preferably a Civil Engineer with 10 years working experience with 5 years of site based experience

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints and technical diagrams

  • Experience with diagnostic and quality measuring tools

  • Ability to work in industrial setting which includes walking, climbing, bending, and wearing appropriate safety gear.

  • Computer-aided design (CAD) experience

Sometimes this role may demand call-outs in the case ofemergencies. Resident Engineer also has to perform other responsibilitiesassociated with this position as may be appropriate.

Why Jacobs

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Jacobs does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by country, regional, or local law

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

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Please note: If you are being represented by recruitment agency you will not be considered, to be considered you will need to apply directly to Jacobs.

Primary Location Malaysia-Malaysia Countrywide-Kuala Lumpur

Req ID: ASI0000M5