URS Job Vacancy: Roadworks Supervision Engineers - Mataram

  • Based in Mataram and Sumbawa placed in supervision teams
  • Maximum 13 months contract
  • Position open to Indonesian Nationals only
URS is the managing contractor of the Program Implementation Unit Consultant (PIUC) under the Provincial Road Improvement and Maintenance (PRIM) Program, an Australian Government funded activity. The objective of PIUC is to provide support to the Program Implementation Unit (PIU) in Nusa Tenggara Barat (NTB) in implementing the pilot PRIM program, carry out training and institutional strengthening, and provide institutional support to the maintenance works program including engineering designs and bid documents

We are seeking expressions of interest from Roadworks Supervision Engineers who will provide advice to the PIUC on the existing skills of the supervisory consultants appointed by the Provincial Government of NTB and the means to improve these skills. The Roadworks Supervision Engineer will work closely with the International Road Maintenance Engineer. It is likely that the Roadworks Supervision Engineer will be embedded in a Supervision Consultant team for periods of months and may rotate between consultants. This position will report directly to the International Road Maintenance Engineer.


Duties and Responsibilities:

Competence, capabilities and skills transfer:
  • Assist PIUC engineering team and supervision consultants to better undertake the role of works supervision
  • Provide other technical inputs as required
  • Ensure project variations are within the limits
  • Ability to use survey instruments (Total Station)
  • Experience in supervising consultants and ability to direct staff
Liaison and Reporting:
  • Assist  in the preparation of technical documentation, technical reports, site inspection and event reports as well as monthly progress reporting and work plans
  • Oversight the work programs and advice the contractors of better site management practices
Skills Requirements
Essential Qualifications:
  • Professional engineering with specific skills in rural infrastructure construction and/or supervision
  • Strong contract management background
  • Strong knowledge of BINA MARGA standards
  • Fluency in Bahasa Indonesia and high proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Computer literacy
Core Competencies:
  • Ability to supervise engineering works competently and confidently
  • Ability to work within a team for collective good including participation in discussions and planning
  • Ability to work with impacted communities
  • Committed to sound practices in occupational health and safety
  • Understand of cross-cultural issues including child protection, gender equality and fraud
Personal Attributes:
  • organized, disciplined and authoritative
  • Culturally sensitive
  • Commitment to gender equality and social inclusion
  • Initiative - self-starter
  • Ability to work under pressure
To apply, please visit our website at HERE and enter the job code 706
Your application will need to include:
  • A cover letter and signed CV, including a declaration that the information provided is true and correct
  • Names and contact details of two referees
Applications close Sunday 23 August 2015

URS is an equal opportunity employer of choice and is committed to child protection. Successful applicants will be required to undertake a police clearance.
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