The American Club Hong Kong offers one of the most diverse and unique working environments in Hong Kong. As one of our employees, you will be part of a dedicated project team working for one of the top 100 recognized city Clubs in the world. We are looking for an enthusiastic, high caliber professional...

The American Club Hong Kong offers one of the most diverse and unique working environments in Hong Kong. As one of our employees, you will be part of a dedicated project team working for one of the top 100 recognized city Clubs in the world.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, high caliber professional who is interested and wish to be involved in The American Club’s exciting programme of ongoing projects.

Plan to grow with our amazing team and join us in celebrating our 100th year anniversary in 2025. and continue your career with The American Club!

Clerk of Works

Job level Entry
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Central, Tai Tam
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Dental plan, Gratuity, Insurance plan, Medical plan, Performance bonus, Transportation allowance
Industry Hospitality / Hotel Services
Job function Administration > Clerical / Admin / Operation
Construction / Property > Building & Construction
Construction / Property > Site Management
Published On 21/06/2019

Job Summary

As the Client’s representative on site, to ensure that the construction work is carried out safely, to the approved standards and coordinated with the Employer’s operational teams.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monitor and ensure that contractors undertake their work in a safe manner, so as to maintain the safety of Club members, staff and third parties.
  • Inspect, supervise and monitor the progress of site works.
  • Inspect the works to check compliance with the approved construction drawings and specifications.
  • Monitor, inspect and maintain the quality of work.
  • Prepare and issue records and progress reports.
  • Liaise between contractors, consultants and stakeholders.
  • Assist in the coordination of works between the Contractors and the Club’s operational staff.

Job Specification

Education:
A qualification in Building Studies issued by a recognized Institute of Higher Education. The incumbent must have passed both Chinese and English language tests (Syllabus B) in HKCEE, or is able to demonstrate a suitable level of language proficiency.

Experience:
At least 8 years’ relevant post-qualification experience.

Professional qualification:
Membership of The Hong Kong Institute of Clerk of Works or a similar recognized professional body.

Skills:

  • A good understanding of the building industry, including knowledge of materials, trades, construction methods and statutory obligations.
  • Attention to detail when checking work and materials.
  • Technically competent.
  • Good spoken and written communication skills.
  • Ability to establish an appropriate working relationship with the contractor's staff.
  • Exercises good judgment, particularly in regards to safety and is willing to make decisions.
  • Ability to read and understand engineering and construction documents, including construction drawings & programmes, specifications, shop drawings, variation orders and requests for information.
  • A flexible approach to problem solving and ability to work with others.

Personality:

  • Takes the initiative and is proactive.
  • Outgoing with effective communication with all levels of staff, consultants and contractors.
  • Promotes a sense of trust.
  • Must have an optimistic personality and can handle the demands of renovation work within an occupied building.
  • Enthusiasm, resilience, drive and an ability to manage workload autonomously.

Work location: Tai Tam & Central

We offer attractive remuneration and career development opportunity. Please send full resume to Director of Human Resources, The American Club Hong Kong, 6/F., Chinachem Tower, 34-37 Connaught Road Central, Central, Hong Kong or by fax: 3585 1360 or email: . For more information please visit our website: www.americanclubhk.com

We are an equal opportunity employer. All information provided by applicants will be used for recruitment related purpose only and handled in strict confidence by authorized personnel only. Only short-listed candidates will be notified. The personal data collected will be destroyed after 3 months.