Vacancies

Infrastructure Cook Islands (ICI) invites applications for the following positions:

1.    Senior Projects Engineer

Brief Position Details as follows;

Our Senior Projects Engineer role is a highly skilled position, responsible for ensuring quality delivery of Projects and Program outputs. You will be accountable for the end to end process of Designing, Planning, Implementing, Monitoring and Controlling Infrastructure Projects. As a qualified Engineer you will be required to manage a Program of Work including Contractor Progress Payments, Inspection Reporting, Quality Assurance Processes, as well as manage the relationships of our Contractors.

 Other Key Responsibilities Include;

  •  Technical investigations & Technical designs/drawings
  • Project cost estimates for budgeting and business planning
  • Prepare Project documentation
  • Project Risk Management & Reporting
  •  Monitor Projects & Report on Project Progress
  • Complete Procurement Processes including Requests for Tender (RFT) & Request for Quote (RFQ)
  • Oversee Quality Assurance tasks on all Contracted Works
  • Manage delivery of Contracted Works Programme
  • Complete Financial Claims

To be successful in the role you have a degree in Engineering and at least 5 years’ experience in Project Delivery. Have strong initiative, excellent time management and a drive for delivery. The successful applicant will also need to practice high levels of confidentially and ethical standards.

Senior Projects Engineer Job Description

2. Senior Projects Officer

Brief Position Details as follows;

Our Senior Projects Officer role is a hands on position, often out on site at infrastructure roading or drainage projects. This role is responsible for ensuring quality delivery of Projects and Program outputs. Reporting to our Senior Engineers & the Director of Planning & Projects, the Senior Projects Officer needs to have a high level of written & oral communication skills to report Project Risks and mitigate situations as they arise. 

Other Key Responsibilities Include;

  • Assisting with surveying work
  • Assist with technical investigations to provide data for technical designs
  • Conduct tests on engineering materials including concrete, aggregates, timber and steel
  • Prepare Project documentation
  • Assist in preparation of technical reports
  • Provide monitoring and assistance in preparing reporting on Project Progress & Project Risks
  • Ensure that the relevant Quality Assurance tasks are carried out on all contracted works

To be successful in the role you will be able to work unsupervised, have a background or degree in Engineering. Have a keen eye for detail and excellent time management skills. The successful applicant will also need to practice high levels of confidentially and ethical standards.

Senior Projects Officer Job Description

To apply for the above positions, please submit your cover letter and CV addressed to the Secretary of ICI, Mr Tamarii Tutangata, and email it to teua.purua@cookislands.gov.ck or deliver to our office in Arorangi. You may download the job descriptions from this page under each role description or email Teua Purua for a copy.  

Applications due Tuesday the 22nd November 2022 at 3pm.