Job Details

Job ID: #20838
Job Location Singapore
Company Jacobs
Company Industry
Job Role Civil - Construction
Employment Type Full-time
Monthly Salary

Preferred Candidate

Career Level bachelor
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Singapore

Job Description

Field Engineer
Civil - Construction
, Singapore
Jurong, Singapore
Posted: 06/02/2018
Updated: 06/02/2018
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The Field Engineer is responsible for controlling the work of the Contractors in the field and engineering/surveying
including initial layout, grading coordinates, grading layout, roads, and all types of excavation.

The Field Engineer is responsible for ensuring that all construction work is delivered in a timely and cost effective
manner to meet the planned schedule and budget and that all work is completed in accordance with the project specifications, drawings and other relevant documentation.

  • Monitor and guide contractors to ensure their compliance with the HSE Plan.
  • Provide and maintain a safe working environment and manage the Safety and Environmental performance of all personnel on site. Achievement of the Project Safety and Environmental Targets.
  • Ensure that safety is an integral component of all construction planning and processes.
  • Be familiar with construction work and permit procedures and statutory requirements.
  • Provide visible HSE leadership.
  • Plan work activities and identify hazards and controls in consultation with employees.
  • Conduct and record site inspections and risk assessments (including Hazard ID, risk analysis and control).
  • Participate in the resolution of HSE issues.
  • Communicate and report on HSE issues/incidents (e.g. toolbox meetings).
  • Assure accountability of employees and sub-contractors.
  • Ensure that all work is completed in accordance with the Project Quality Plan.
  • Liaise with the field planner to ensure that the execution plan for each contract is logical, achievable and adequately manned.
  • Establish suitable benchmarks for measuring physical progress.
  • Ensure reported progress is accurate and in the required format.
  • Liaise with the Materials/Logistics Controller to ensure that all free issue materials and equipment deliveries are consistent with the project schedule.
  • Review incoming engineering drawings and assess impact of extra work or changes on schedule
  • Maintain a daily diary, which shall record accomplishments, problems, manpower and equipment usage.
  • Identify and resolve as necessary interface issues between contractors.
  • Monitor and record the number of contractor employees on site.
  • Plan and co-ordinate resources and equipment for the field tasks to conduct the work in a safe, timely and cost effective manner.
  • Provide regular feedback to the Construction Manager/Construction Superintendent on progress, achievements, safety and quality related issues.
  • Ensure that the standard of workmanship and the materials/equipment is compliant with the specifications and that specified inspections and tests are conducted and records maintained to substantiate conformance.
  • Ensure correct material, machinery, equipment and personnel are available and suitable for completion of work.
  • Assess risks and hazards involved in tasks and methods to manage the hazards in order to prevent incidents, injury and damage.
  • Monitor employee health and fitness and address any inconsistencies with the Site Safety Advisor
  • Reads and interprets drawings, blueprints, specifications, and documents
  • Establishes centerline and elevations of all areas of construction
  • Performs moderate to complex mathematical problems
  • Checks installations to ensure that foundations are in accordance with plans and specifications
  • Coordinates field engineering activity with construction supervisor
  • Supervises layout parties, assigns work, and monitors for performance and accuracy
  • Performs as-builts as required, and pre-pour checkouts or concrete placements
  • Assures that all work is done in accordance with project procedural requirements and accepted survey techniques

Job Requirements

  • BS or MS, or Trade qualifications as a minimum.
  • 5 to 10 years experience in an engineering discipline
  • Intermediate skills in Microsoft Office Programs (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.).
  • Background in the construction industry.
  • Understanding of the construction industry and relevant regulations

  • Field of Practice: Civil - Construction Construction - Engineer
  • Industry:
5 Years of Experience