Construction Manager

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. To implement all policies, activities, procedures, instructions as relevant and required by the QESH management system.
  2. To provide and demonstrate the leadership and commitment for the overall implementation of the QESH management system in the project.
  3. To take accountability for the effectiveness of the QESH management system in the project.
  4. To take overall responsibility and accountability for prevention of work-related injury and ill health as well as providing safe and healthy workplaces and activities at projects.
  5. To ensure that the QESH management system conforms to the ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 standards in the project.
  6. To promote use of process approach, risk-based thinking and life cycle perspective in the project.
  7. To determine risks, opportunities and plan actions and ensure they are implemented.
  8. To provide leadership in overseeing operational performance.
  9. To conduct walk-through inspections and other scheduled inspections with the homeowner.
  10. To coordinate and monitor subcontractor’s activities at project sites.
  11. To maintain good house-keeping and implement safety practices.
  12. To ensure that all works carried out are in accordance to the drawings, specifications, construction plan, procedures, work instructions, etc.
  13. To provide daily oversight and direction of hourly employee teams to assure operational excellence; including personnel scheduling, work order and productivity plans, material availability, the handling and resolution of employee issues.
  14. To review and monitor site work productivity and arrange for resources as required.
  15. To ensure that inspection and tests are carried out as per Inspection and Test Plans. Results of such to conform to specifications and drawings.
  16. To ensure that site personnel, workers and subcontractors are implementing environmental, safety and health practices at their workplace.
  17. To undertake any and all other duties and responsibilities as so instructed by the superior.
  18. Accountable for the quality, environmental, safety and health management and performance at the project site.



  1. Degree / Diploma in Building or Civil Engineering.
  2. Minimum 5 years of working experience in construction industry with at least 2 years in a similar capacity.
  3. Familiar with legal requirements and knowledgeable in environmental, safety and health practices.
  4. Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  5. Self-motivated person and able to work independently.
  6. Able to liaise with clients, consultants and authorities.
  7. Able to work under pressure and long hours.
  8. Accreditation certificate from CIDB is added advantage.
  9. Computer literate.

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