Provides resolution for technical engineering problems within the assigned discipline(s); coordinates application of solutions to ensure progress on site.
Advise the project manager of any technical aspects of the mechanical services that may affect construction progress, quality and the like.
Continually review the contractor's construction schedule during the progress of site works.
Review construction submittals from project inception to close-out.
Review Contractor's installation method statements.
Review Contractor's shop drawings against the design [tender] drawings for compliance with the design intent and return to project manager with appropriate comments / approval.
Review contractor's mechanical shop drawing in conjunction with the structural and electrical engineers to ensure engineering co-ordination and advise project manager accordingly.
Review Contractor's mechanical services material proposals against specified technical performance requirements and advise the Project Manager on the appropriateness of the proposals.
Review Contractor's proposed sub contractor(s) associated with the Mechanical engineering works from a technical standpoint.
Monitors material procurement and deliveries to ensure timeliness in support of construction activities and schedule within the assigned subject area.
Undertake general project site observation / inspection of the mechanical services works for Contractor's alignment to the approved shop drawings and Consultant's specification, good working practices, the construction schedule and health & safety.
Be available to undertake off-site inspections of proposed equipment and materials as may be deemed vital by the Project Manager.
Undertake prior review of Contractor's proposed mechanical system testing & commissioning methods and schedule
Witness on-site piped system pressure test, air conditioning duct leakage testing and other testing that may be required during the first fix works and advise the Project Manager accordingly.
On a spot basis witness mechanical system final testing and commissioning.
Review and comment on Contractor's testing and commissioning results and advise Project Manager accordingly
Prepare ongoing list of mechanical services defects for contractor's remedial action.
Undertake final project snagging and prepare list of defects for Contractor's action.
Attend project, site progress and any mechanical services related technical meetings as advised by the project manager.
Prepare draft site / engineer's instructions, relating to the building mechanical services, as the need arises and issue to the Project Manager.
Provide advice to the Project Manager in regard to any mechanical services related variation costs that may be claimed by the Contractor during the course of the works.
Review and comment upon Contractors Operation and Maintenance manuals.
Oversee junior engineers and inspectors for all mechanical work and ensure that installation activities follow contractual obligations and quality control standards.
Follow-up with the contractor and support in coordinating with the utility authority regarding connections whenever required.
Ensures that the project quality control procedures are used for the construction supervision works and monitors it for improvement.
Collaborates with construction management to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or health of employees.
Reviews and interprets team design drawings and specifications to ensure current re vision level and accurate technical execution of the work.
Performs work inspection requests and material inspection requests as required to support juniors.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.