SITE ENGINEER - ELEVATED METRO

Date: May 23, 2024

Location: India, Any Where In India, IN

Company: Afcons Infrastructure Limited

Afcons Infrastructure Limited is an Indian multinational construction and engineering company based in Mumbai. The company provides infrastructure services and is involved in the construction of infrastructure projects such as viaducts, flyovers, metros, bridges, pipelines, roads, ports, barrages, oil and gas projects etc.

Roles and Responsibilities 01

Plan and mobilize project

  • Co-ordination with project team for the preparation of daily, weekly and monthly programs.
  • Interpretation of drawings and ensuring execution as per the drawings.
  • Supervision and monitoring of construction works, ensuring adherence to quality.
  • Development of overall project plan and construction schedule.
  • Reporting daily progress and maintaining DPR
  • Coordination with consultants and clients with daily progress reports and RFI validations.
  • Maintaining perfect and co-ordination with consultants, sub-contractors and clients
  • Establishment of project infrastructure as per contract/ work requirement
  • Budget, plan and construction schedule in line with contract base schedule
  • Initiate and identify team members for formation of core team at site
  • Initial mobilization of men, machinery as per contract/workplan
  • Oversee and ensure timely completion of site establishment and infrastructure for project operations as per schedule
  • Coordinate with client representative for handling over of work fronts to start the works as per the base schedule, land acquisition and other consents for fulfilling statutory and contract requirements
  • Obtain mandatory licenses, approvals and clearances required for project establishment (Across functions) from State/Central Govt departments as applicable and as per contract provisions

Roles and Responsibilities 02

Construction Management contd...

  • Foundations and Sub-structure Works: Interpretation of drawings of well foundations, well cap, pile, pile cap, pier, pier caps, monitoring and supervision of works, daily progress review and reporting daily progress to the Section In-charge/Construction Manager, ensure adherence to safety and quality, study and Preparation of BBS, co-ordination with sub-contractors, co-ordination with planning team for the preparation/adherence of daily, weekly and monthly programs, checking steel reinforcement works of well sinking, well cap, pile, pile caps, pier, pier caps prior to concreting, ensuring proper curing.

  • Proven expertise in pile & Open foundations, Viaduct piers, Pier cap & Pier arms. Walkway Pier, Station Buildings, Deck Slabs at Concourse & Planform levels. Quantity Surveying, Quality control site maintenance activities.

  • Execute Utilities checking & making arrangement for diversion, excavation work.

  • Execute structure part station building from ground level, concourse to terrace level slabs, lift walls & escalators staircase from ground to platform, in waking way area foundation to pier cap.

  • Execute cast in Situ Deck Slab Staging Reinforcement fixing, concreting (In Traffic Junction Area) 

  • Finishing works like block works (A.A.C & Solid Blocks) In SER, TER, UPS rooms, Water Proofing.

  • Manpower Materials & Machineries managements for completion of works.

  • Bridges: Able to monitor and guide Construction Manager, Section In-charges and other project team members in execution of well sinking foundation, open pile foundation. land based piling, pier, pier cap, box culverts and of pipe culverts, well cap, abutments, deck slab, box culvert & pipe culvert, Cast In-situ bored, river protection work, earthwork in embankment & pylon’s approach road, under pass, railway bridge, viaducts, cable stayed bridge, extra dozed bridge, bridge using balanced cantilever, arch bridge, I girder bridge segment casting & segment launching for elevated metro, fabrication, erection & stressing of stay cables, arch, bridge.

  • Update daily progress review and inform Project Controller on day-to-day progress.

Roles and Responsibilities 03

Deliver projects meeting or exceeding budget expectations

  • Ongoing monitoring of project progress, adherence to contract specifications, quality standards & ensure project profitability, cash flow and net remittance as per budget
  • Ensure availability of resources (Manpower, material and equipment), coordinate with project controller and respective HO department for the same and its optimum utilization to minimize fixed cost
  • Ongoing revision of the project work plan depending on overall strategy/local contingencies.  Notifying client on delays in execution of works, not attributable to us for obtaining EOT and cost claims with guidance of PC and HO contracts
  • Identify and realize opportunities for increase in turnover and identifying variations/claims to maximize contractual entitlements and minimize contractual damages
  • Management of cash flows and remittances to HO as per budget
  • Monitor direct costs of operations and to take timely action to reduce fixed cost as for as possible if the work is not executed as per budget plan
  • Ensure to minimize wastage of major materials within the norms fixed in the budget by doing monthly reconciliation of materials

Roles and Responsibilities 04

Build and sustain harmonious relationships with external entities

  • Ensure regular interactions and cordial relations with clients and client representatives. Review of contractual conditions involving FIDIC Conditions, opportunities for contractual claims, time extension, change order, variation and communicating HO Contracts on contractual disputes and arbitration in case dispute are not resolved mutually.
  • Ensure regular interactions and development of key vendors
  • Ensure regular interactions and development of sub-contractors
  • Ensure regular interactions and cordial relations with local community representatives and implementation of CSR activities

Key Objective of the Job Position

To execute contractual milestones at the site within the targeted time keeping safety, health, environmental and quality parameters within norms specified, in the interests of the client and AFCONS

Education Qualifications

Educational Essential: Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering / Diploma in Civil Engineering

Computer Software Proficiency

MS Excel, MS Word, Power Point

Experience Range

Overall, 6 to 14 years of exposure required in Elevated Metro/Viaduct Station Projects.

Work Environment

Work in all climatic conditions. Need to split their time between working in an office and working outdoors at construction sites so that they can monitor operations or solve problems May need to work extra hours to ensure that the projects meet their deadlines. May need to travel to work sites at domestic or overseas location. Deal & convince all types of people (including labour, Project Manager & clients), Maintain a high-level safety standard at work site as civil construction work is risk prone. Maintain a high level of social contact.