24 Feb 2016

Full-Time Project Engineer Affordable Housing and Building at Lafarge

Toni AdewunmiLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

Project Engineer Affordable Housing and Building > Close Date: 2016/03/01
Job Title Project Engineer Affordable Housing and Building
Business Unit Aggregates and Concrete (A&C)
Job Type Permanent
Job Grade
Location – Country Nigeria
Location – Town / City Lagos – Oregun
Job Description • The Project Engineer would have the primary responsibility
of managing a portfolio of projects concurrently including
ensuring customer requirements agreed are delivered
within each project
• Enforce good H&S practices on sites
• Plan, coordinate and oversee various projects as well as
supervising on-site contractors, where applicable
• Develop scope of work and secure resources necessary to
accomplish the scope of work to time, scope, quality and
• Manage the execution of housing projects within defined
scope, quality, budget and timescales.
• Represent Lafarge as primary contact on site with the
various stakeholders
• Provide technical support on site and collaborate with
Lafarge colleagues in various departments to deliver
Duties & Responsibilities • Enforce H&S best practices on site
• Produce and control project plans to deliver projects
• Maintain project schedule and budget by monitoring
project progress. Coordinate activities on site, carry out
resource planning, problem resolution and risk
• Prepare project status reports to disseminate information
and trends as well as proposing corrective actions
• Contribute to risk and opportunity assessments and
manage throughout project life cycle
• Coordinate the procurement process – aise requisitions,
follow-up approvals of purchase orders and deliveries, as
• Manage project documentation
• Ensure quality of jobs and manage process of acceptance
by clients
• Define communication plans and coordinate the change
management process
• Track project milestones, financial deadlines and maintain
the project schedule
Essential & Desirable Skills o Good knowledge of construction best practices, project
management, project budgeting, risk assessments
o H&S evaluation and implementation
o Proficient with project management tools – AutoCAD, MS
Projects, Primavera
o Understanding of Construction law and contracts.
o Working knowledge of quality assurance/control of
concrete testing and aggregates specifications
o Presentation, communication and networking skills
o Possess strong verbal and written communication skills
o Exhibit political and cultural sensitivity
o Ability to build relationships and work well across functions
o Be influential and take initiative
o Ability to meet competing demands and effectively manage
multiple priorities and projects
o Deliver results, solve problems with flexibility and
resourcefulness, effectively work independently with
minimal supervision in a dynamic environment and manage
through system and processes.

Job Categories: Engineering Jobs in Nigeria. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in Endless.

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