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Job Description

still earth projects
DepartmentCorporate OfficeReporting Line NameGM
LocationIkoyi, LagosProject LocationTBA
SalaryAs per the company normsNationalityLocal


  • Schedule and prepare work timetables. Plan, organize, and direct activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of various civil works
  • Schedule the project in logical steps and budget time required to meet deadlines
  • Plan to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones
  • Interpret and explain plans and contract terms to administrative staff, workers, and clients for speedy progress in work
  • Issue Supplemental Instructions and Variation Orders to project management
  • Negotiate terms of agreements, draft contracts and obtain all necessary permits and licenses
  • Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements with architects, consultants, clients, suppliers and subcontractors and ensure contractual conditions are met
  • Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques
  • Collaborate with architects, engineers, and other construction specialists
  • Inspect and review projects to monitor compliance with building and safety codes, and other regulations
  • Meet engineers, architects and contractors on an ongoing basis regarding project objectives and progress
  • Create and submit budget estimates to include supplies, material and labour
  • Approve purchase requests, prepare cost tracking reports and ensure budget costs aren’t exceeded
  • Requisition supplies and materials for construction projects
  • Select tools, materials and equipment; track inventory needed is available on site
  • Report work progress and budget matters to clients
  • Select subcontractors; schedule & coordinate subcontractor activities
  • Confer with supervisory personnel, clients, contractors, and design professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems
  • Manage job sites for both new construction and remodeling projects and monitor progress
  • Initiate and implement best and effective practices in administrative functions at project sites
  • Develop and update administrative systems to make them more efficient to handle workforce at sites
  • Effective maintenance of utilities and ensure uninterrupted supply
  • Investigate damage, accidents or delays at construction sites to assess that proper procedures are being carried out
  • Assist acquisition of land for construction projects
  • Handle any environmental or local community issues that may come up during a project
  • Hire laborers and create schedules for construction crew to ensure all projects are adequately staffed
  • Select, contract, and oversee workers for specific parts of the project to ensure effective completion
  • Determine labor requirements based on the work and allot workers to construction sites
  • Direct, supervise and motivate site foremen and teams
  • Ensure the construction process starts and ends on time, and ensure daily and weekly deadlines are met
  • Develop and implement quality control program and oversee subcontractors and vendors to ensure quality standards are met
  • Ensure the work at all job sites are in compliance with health, safety and all other regulations
  • Conduct ongoing quality inspections
  • Analyse, manage and mitigate risks
  • Take actions to deal with the results of delays, bad weather, or emergencies at construction site
  • Prepare internal and external reports pertaining to job status and review the work progress on daily basis
  • Able to take responsibility and pressure to meet the targets of time and quality
  • Ensures general discipline, order and code of conduct in the site premises
  • Willing to take up additional roles and responsibilities as and when required
  • Proactive in ensuring the accomplishment of organizational goals & objectives along with self- development


Job QualificationRequired-
− Diploma/ Graduate (BE/BTech) in Civil Engineering or Construction Management.

– Some experience with remodeling projects preferred.

– Working knowledge of green building practices desirable
Job Skill✓ Excellent written, verbal, communication skills
✓ Decisive with excellent analytical & critical thinking skills
✓ Willingness to learn and to grow with the company and motivated to take on additional responsibilities and solve problems
✓ Self directed and able to work without supervision
✓ Should have strong leadership skills and a team player role to manage and supervise the team members and lower staff
✓ Highly organized multi-tasker who works well in a fast paced environment.
✓ Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite
✓ Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff
✓ Skilled at solving conflict between different project members and staff.
✓ Outstanding negotiation, organizational and problem solving skills.
✓ Great customer service, communication and customer service skills.
✓ Exceptional time management skills, ability to prioritize and estimate work effort and time needed for various construction jobs.
✓ Excellent technical skills and understanding of construction methods, contracts and blueprints.
✓ Ability to manage multiple projects at once with no decline in quality control
Experience For Civil Diploma Holder –
– Minimum of 8 – 12 years’ experience
– Atleast three projects should have been done and completed
– Atleast one project in the same role

For Civil Engineer (B.E/B.Tech) –
– Minimum of 8 – 12 years’ experience
– Atleast two projects should have been done and completed.
– Atleast one project in the same role
Career GrowthThis is a great opportunity to join Still Earth, a growing and highly professional construction company with an ambition to expand further throughout the region. You will be given a generous benefits package and a good salary. There is also a genuine opportunity for career progression.