The Department of Nuclear Sciences and Applications implements the IAEA's Major Programme 2, "Nuclear Techniques for Development and Environmental Protection". This Major Programme comprises individual programmes on food and agriculture, human health, water resources, environment and radiation technologies. These programmes are supported by laboratories in Seibersdorf, Monaco and Vienna. The Major Programme's objective is to enhance the capacity of Member States to meet basic human needs and to assess and manage the marine and terrestrial environments through the use of nuclear and isotopic techniques in sustainable development programmes.
To provide technical construction input to the ReNuAL and other projects on the Seibersdorf site.
The consultant will report to the Head of Project Management Group and will provide technical construction related advisory services into the scoping of small to medium sized building, civil engineering and construction projects, and to technically oversee the implementation and handover phases of the projects on the Seibersdorf site.
The consultant provides options and recommendations on the general construction details and on design drawings produced for these projects by the IAEA engineering support contractors and the designers of the projects.
The consultant in close collaboration with the Head of Project Management Group in ensuring that the contractors implementing the works carry out those works using the safest practicable methods with minimal impact to the environment and where necessary ensures that where a conflict between the IAEA requirements and the implementation of the works exists that the relevant action is taken as to ensure that there is no hazard present. The consultant shall consult immediately with the Head of Project Management Group all matters that effect the IAEA' reputation or commercial position and will seek its direction.
Functions / Key Results Expected
Provides Civil and Building Engineering technical expertise throughout the projects' design and construction implementation.
Maintains documentation and logs of the contractors works and notable events in accordance with the ONORM standards
Performs technical reviews of all construction plans and reports from the General Contractor associated with the design and construction as well as building works quality inspection services during construction implementation.
He/she provides weekly implementation progress and quality control reports on the works.
Provides resolution of technical issues on site, review the documentation for accuracy, completeness and that the documentation conforms to the Agency's requirements.
Ensures that all construction is in accordance with the IAEA implementation contract requirements and relevant codes and standards.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
- Civil and building engineering
- Construction safety
- Environmental management for construction
- Quality control and inspection in construction
- Construction management and Contractor site supervision
Qualifications and Experience:
- Advanced degree in a construction discipline required with chartership of a relevant industry body with Chartered Engineer status an asset.
- Knowledge of ISO standards associated with design and construction.
- More than 10 years of professional experience in Civil Engineering and Construction Management.
- Good command of verbal and written English.
- Good command of verbal and written German.
The remuneration for this consultancy is a daily fee of up to a maximum of € 450, based on qualifications and experience. In case duty travel is required within the assignment, a daily subsistence allowance (DSA) and travel costs are provided. Health coverage and pension fund are the responsibility of the incumbent.