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Keywords / Skills : Engineering

7 - 12 years
Posted: 2019-12-01

Construction & Engineering
Civil Engineer
Civil Foreman
Civil engineering
Posted On
1st Dec 2019
Job Description
What we are looking for?

We are currently searching for a Civil Inspector to join our team in Kuwait. The Civil Inspector must demonstrate a minimum of 7yrs. experience of working on building projects in the Middle East.

The Civil Inspector would supervise installations and construction activities to ensure work is performed according to specification and regulations.

What will my responsibilities look like in this role?

• Managing, monitoring and reporting on the delivery of SSH's Scope of Services under SSH's Contract assuming responsibilities and authorities as delegated by the Discipline Engineer Including but not limited to:

• Monitoring and inspecting installations and construction activities to ensure work is performed according to design drawings, specification, SSH policies and procedures and industry best practices.

• Issuing violation notices and stop-work orders, conferring with owners, violators, and authorities to explain regulations and recommend rectifications and inspecting and monitoring construction sites to ensure adherence to safety standards, building codes, or specifications.

• Preparation of snagging lists.

• Inspecting materials delivered to the project site for compliance with shop drawings.

• Contract requirements and approved materials data / samples.

• Checking quality of works to ensure compliance with the contract specification requirements.

• Carries out regular periodic inspections at the site to ensure that safety standards are being maintained.

• Reviews 'As Built' drawings and 'Operation and Maintenance Manuals' to ensure correctness.

• Updating on the status of site projects being managed and notifying concerned immediately if any serious incident occurs .

• If appropriate, instructing emergency procedures to avoid accidental damage.

• Ensure all QA/QC documents are processed for respective project sites; maintains daily logs.

• Supplements inspection records with photographs and issues field observation report and 'none conformance report' (NCR)

• Communicate with all discipline relevant project stakeholders maintaining strong relationships through regular and effective lines of communication.

• Contribute to a professional and respectful working environment.

What do I need to apply?

• Min of 7 year’s experience in similar Role

• Significant Post-Contract Supervision QA / QC experience.

• Experience and acumen in managing and working effectively across multi-disciplinary teams and multi-divisional teams.

• Experience and acumen in managing and working effectively across all support services, divisions, internal, statutory bodies, sub-consultants, contractors etc.

• Significant knowledge and appreciation of industry best practices in relevant role, SSH's Policies, Procedures, Manuals, Guidelines, Systems and Applications with the ability to fully understand impact on QHSE, Contracts, Stakeholder, Risk and Change Management.

• Significant knowledge and appreciation of International and Statutory Authority requirements, codes and procedures with the ability to ensure QA / QC compliance across the project.

• Motivated and enthusiastic towards project, and own individual objectives.

• People skills, and team management acumen ability.

• Working command of the English language (written and spoken). Knowledge and command of Arabic and/or other languages is mandatory in RTE's where required.


Diploma/ Degree in Civil Field 

Key Skill(s)

About Company

SSH specialise in the delivery of world class, design-led projects in the MENA region. We are a multidisciplinary firm with a 50 year track record and expertise in architecture, engineering, infrastructure, interior design and project management.

We are respected project leaders, trusted international partners and reputable employers. Our aim is to raise the profile of sustainable design and engineering throughout our region by offering an exceptional blend of quality, innovation and value.

SSH (formerly Salem Al-Marzouk and Sabah Abi-Hanna) was founded in Kuwait in 1961. Since then, we have expanded to become one of the MENA region’s leading Architecture and Engineering firms.
We played a key role in the planning, design and delivery of modern Kuwait’s infrastructure. We have led many landmark projects that have re-shaped the nation’s skyline, enhanced its urban fabric, improved transportation networks and promoted economic growth.
Today, SSH International employs 500 people and has offices in Kuwait, Oman, Abu Dhabi and South Africa. We are currently ranked at number 97 in the world by World Architecture Magazine and at number 8 in our region.
We place a strong emphasis on design integrity and combine this with our unparalleled working knowledge of the region. These qualities have made SSH a trusted strategic partner of the world’s leading design firms.
SSH has always recruited high calibre people who bring expertise and innovation to every project. We have also maintained a strong ethical approach to running our business.
With 50 years’ experience, we have an exemplary track record and we remain firmly committed to raising the profile and quality of architectural and engineering projects throughout our region.

Our Vision
To be the architectural and engineering consultant, strategic partner and employer
of choice in the MENA Region
Our Mission
In order to realise our vision we will:
Provide regional leadership in delivering high standards of quality and value to our customers.
Collaborate with the world's leading designers, as projects require, delivering exceptional design and engineering services.
Continue to raise our international and regional profile through innovation and the proficient delivery of landmark projects.
Promote a performance-based culture throughout our whole business structure.
Employ and empower the best people in a creative environment to ensure we meet our customers' design and development challenges.
Support our people within an extended family work environment and we will promote a healthy work / life balance.
Ensure that openness and integrity are always at the core of everything we do as we strengthen relationships built on trust.
Build long term shareholder value through the realisation of our vision.

Company Values
SSH will operate within strict legal and ethical guidelines in all of our activities. We will provide a challenging and rewarding environment for all employees and maintain a sharp focus on professional excellence, Health and Safety and environmental awareness.
We will strive to maintain and extend our creative, design, technical, process and commercial advantage over our competitors. Our collaborative approach will be reflected throughout our organisation and ensure that our customers and partners regard us as the ‘Go to Guys’ for design and project delivery throughout the region.
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