Manager: Projects and Civil Works || University of Zimbabwe

  • Harare

University of Zimbabwe

DUE: 01 DEC 2023

Applications are invited for the following posts in the Department of Engineering
Infrastructure and Estates:

Vacant Position: Manager, Projects and Civil Works

Attributes and Responsibilities

The required attributes of the Manager, Projects and Civil Works will include, but are not
limited to:

 Goal oriented and ability to meet set targets on time.
 Ability to plan, mobilize and deploy labour, materials and plant effectively on a construction site.
 Excellent communication skills
 Team player, able to work under extreme pressure and for long hours.
 Ability to read, interpret and implement architectural and engineering drawings and specifications.
 Proficiency in MS Projects, CAD and MS Office packages.
 Willingness to learn.

Education, Skills and Experience:

 BSc/BEng/BTech. Degree in Civil, Structural, Construction Engineering or equivalent.
 At least 2 years post qualification experience in construction management or supervision.
 Membership of the Zimbabwe Institution of Engineers is required.
 A Masters degree in the relevant field is an added advantage.
 Certification in Project Management is desirable.


Applicants must submit six (6) copies of applications. Each set of application must be
accompanied by an Application letter, Curriculum Vitae, giving full particulars including full
names; place, date of birth, copies of I.D, birth certificate and copies of academic (O’ and A’
level) and professional qualifications, all certified. Applicants must give information on
experience, date of availability, telephone numbers, names, email addresses and physical
addresses of three contactable referees. Applications should be hand delivered to Office
No. 113, Administration Building at the University of Zimbabwe or posted to:

University of Zimbabwe
P O Box MP167
Mount Pleasant

The closing date of receipt of applications is Friday, 1 December 2023.
The University of Zimbabwe is an equal opportunity employer and therefore, men and
women are equally encouraged to apply.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.