Road Engineer

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    Full Time
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    2 weeks ago
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  • Deadline:
    February 24, 2020

JLN International has been appointed as one of the consultants to deliver the Community
Roads Pavement Project in Liberia. The Firm is urgently seeking to hire a number of
experienced Civil Engineers with roads experience to form part of the Team immediately.
This will be a 6 months contract with approved 6 months terms renewals not to exceed a
total of 12 months. The successful candidates will be key members of the JLN International
Team in supervising the Community Roads Construction Projects and reporting to the
Project Manager.
Vacancy Title: Road Engineer
Vacancy Type: 6 months Contract with possibility 6-months extension
Location: Monrovia, Gbarnga and Buchanan
Report: Report directly to Project Manager
Payment: Monthly
 Competent at setting out Levelling
 Liaising directly with subcontractors
 Producing Risk assessments and Method statements
 Programing works in detail when given stage programmes
 Confident to supervise works and give briefings
 Must be able to manage a small site without assistance
 Must have a proven record of setting out on civil engineering projects including
earthworks, deep drainage, highways and infrastructure
Specific Role Responsibilities:
 Responsible for the supervision and monitoring of construction works, particularly
relating to earthworks, drainages and pavement works, on the project
 Execution of orders and instructions from the PM
 Monitor and report daily on works being carried out, to the PM, ensuring that the Team
is accurately informed of all issues arising on site
 Compliance with site QA/QC policy and documentation, in particular, reviewing method
statements, technical queries, non-conformance reports and record keeping
 Compilation and preparation of as built records
 Contribute to project team performance by communicating essential information,
coordinating actions, reviewing open issues/action items, sharing information in team
meetings while focused on project completion within timelines
 Enhance company reputation by taking ownership over new and diverse client
requests/challenges, proactively exploring opportunities to add extra value to job
The ideal candidates will have:
 Recognized University Degree in Civil Engineering
 A Post Graduate qualification in Highway Engineering would be an added advantage
 A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the supervision of road construction / civil
engineering projects
 Experience in the execution and supervision of roadworks, (particularly earthworks,
drainage and pavement works) and structures
 A sound knowledge of the Tec Specification for MPW Road Works is essential
 Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal), leadership, team working
skills and analytical skills are essential
 The ability to lead and motivate, willingly take ownership of issues and seek team
participation to achieve best solution
 Capabilities to define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, and
make recommendations
 The capacity to work in compromising situations and be able to devise new approaches
to problems encountered
 Excellent IT skills and familiar with relevant computer applications
Please submit your RESUME/CURRICULUM VITAE to or Apply through the system below.
REFERENCE “Roads Engineer Position” and a Cover Letter no later than February 24,
2020. Female Engineers are encouraged to apply. All applications will be reviewed on a
rolling basis until the position is filled.

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