Charterhouse aims to create a British-style international school reflecting the heritage and culture of the great UK independent schools. We are in search of courageous individuals who embrace challenges head-on and defy conventional expectations. We seek leaders who have the vision to set ambitious targets for students and staff; and who are unafraid to dream big and set lofty goals that will drive our school’s growth and success.

Job Position: Civil Engineer

Job Location: Lagos

Job Description

  1. A Civil Engineer plays a vital role in the planning, design, construction, and maintenance of the physical infrastructure and facilities within an educational institution.
  2. They ensure that the school’s buildings and grounds are safe, functional, and conducive to the learning environment.
  3. Requires a combination of engineering expertise, project management skills, and a commitment to creating a safe and efficient educational environment.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Collaborate with school administrators and stakeholders to assess the school’s infrastructure needs.
  2. Develop long-term infrastructure plans to accommodate the school’s growth and changing requirements.
  3. Design and Construction (this element will only be partly required in the first 2 years)
  4. Prepare architectural and engineering designs for new construction or renovation projects.
  5. Oversee the construction process, ensuring compliance with building codes and safety regulations. Manage project budgets, schedules, and resources effectively.
  6. Coordinate with contractors, architects, and other professionals involved in construction projects.
  7. Conduct regular inspections of school buildings, grounds, and utilities to identify maintenance and repair needs.

Job Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or a related field.
  2. Strong project management skills.
  3. Experience in new facility handover from contractor to client and phased building projects.
  4. Experience working in an educational or similar environment.
  5. Knowledge of building codes, safety regulations, and environmental standards.
  6. The ability to understand, translate, and communicate complex building and building services drawings.
  7. The ability to think both strategically and pragmatically with strong problem-solving skills
  8. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  9. Ability to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders.
  10. A good understanding of quality control
  11. CAD design skills.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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