Job Title: Resident Project Manager
Location: Kampala, Uganda
Contract/ Perm: Contract
Company's Power business line has a vacancy for a Resident Project Manager. The idea candidate would have substation, transmission line construction and commissioning experience.
This is a 6 week assignment , based in Kampala, Uganda.
Preparation of Project Management Plan and detailed Project implementation schedule together with expenditure schedule by Contract.
Coordination with the home office Project Director and Coordinator, all contractual and administrative activities.
Coordination with the Home Office Coordinator, Design Engineers (Substation, Protection & Control, Communication, Transmission Line and Civil) and Transformer Specialist of all engineering activities.
Coordination of on-the-job training.
Administration of all works and supplies of goods contracts.
Liaison with all contractors and Client to insure that construction schedules are completed within the time set.
Assist Client in settling of any disputes or differences with contractors.
Establishment of contract billing procedures; verification and certification of all billing before submission to Client Project Coordinator.
Daily and weekly coordination with Client and Contractors of all engineering, procurement and field activities.
Daily and weekly planning of all local staff activities.
Weekly and monthly follow-up of each contractor's progress of work and preparation of related reports.
Preparation of Quarterly Reports.
Meetings with Client and Contractors with remote participation of home office staff to ensure the progress of execution works at field and good coordination between participants.
Follow-up of factory and site tests.
Issue of completion and operational acceptance certificates.
Preparation of the Completion Reports.
Establish and maintain a contract management system which includes a system to manage correspondence Monitor contractual obligations for company and the Client and flag the Project Director in time if any actions are required.
Assist the Contractor to compile a detailed schedule in MS Projects or Primavera in order to manage the outputs of the Contractor daily.
Must have minimum of seven (7) years' experience in substation and transmission line projects, 5 years of which as project management and construction supervision.
Must have a minimum experience of working on three (3) similar nature of project (substation rehabilitation and upgrading).
Ideally have a Masters in B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from a recognized university
NB: Vacancies are applicable only for South African Local Citizens.
TRS Staffing does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and complies with all relevant South African legislation. As per legislation, due consideration is given to previously disadvantaged individuals.