Desert Star Holdings (DSH) Various Vacancies Application deadline: 15th April 2018

Desert Star Holdings (DSH)

Various Vacancies

1. Project Manager
2. Site Supervisor
3. Contract Administrator/Quantity Surveyor
4. Draughtsmen
5. Receptionist Cum Admin Executive

We are an international company seeking highly motivated individuals who would like to be part of a large scale development in St. Lucia. In line with our expansion program, we are seeking responsible and dynamic candidates to join us.

1. Project Manager


• Degree in Engineering, Architecture or Planning and certification with professional bodies
• Minimum 15 years working experience
• Possess good knowledge and experience in large scale projects, engineering/architectural/planning design or consultation work, project planning, project management and execution
• Must be results oriented with strong leadership and interpersonal and communication skills

Job Scope

• Manage a project team consisting of internal staff and consultants
• Liaise and conduct meeting and make presentation to partners and/or clients
• Prepare project schedule/programme and monitor progress
• Coordinate with authorities

2. Site Supervisor (Mechanical & Electrical/Civil & Structural/Architectural)


• Diploma in Architecture, Building, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering
• Minimum 5 years of construction site experience in the supervision of M&E services or C&S or Architectural works

Job Scope

• To carry out daily monitoring site progress and ensure achieve as per work program
• To keep full site record
• To supervise and ensure quality of works as per standard/drawing
• To submit proper report weekly or when necessary
• Coordinate with authorities

3. Contract Administrator/Quantity Surveyor


• Degree or higher Diploma in Quantity Surveying or its Equivalent
• Experience in pre and post contract functions including tender/contract preparation, tabulating project costs, preparing BOQ, verifying remeasured quantities, drafting commercial correspondence, providing estimates and handling variations, compiling and issuing regular cost reports for site contracts
• Able to work independently with minimal supervision
• Minimum of 5 years working experience

Job Scope

• Prepare bill of quantities and specifications
• Draft and review and project contracts
• Prepare project budget and costing
• Conduct Tender and Award procedures
• Negotiate costing and review claims
• To submit proper report weekly or when necessary
• Coordinate with authorities

4. Draughtsmen (Architecture, Town Planning, Landscape Architecture)


• Diploma/Technical Certificate in Architecture/Town Planning/Landscape Architecture or equivalent
• Minimum of 5 years working experience preferably in design consultant office
• Knowledge of AutoCAD computer program and good technical knowledge/background are a must
• Well versed in Construction Code and Method and local drafting standards
• Able to work independently and possess good detailing skills
• Those without the paper qualifications must have at least 10 years relevant experience
Job Scope
• Produce documentation fits for tender and construction

5. Receptionist Cum Admin Executive


• Minimum 5 years working experience in a similar capacity
• Pleasant personality and telephone manners
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office is essential
• Ability to work independently and adapt to new challenges
• Experience in working with international corporate executives is an advantage

Job Scope

• Handle all incoming and outgoing calls
• Handle all correspondence including letters, faxes, email, courier services, etc.
• Manage the reception area and meeting rooms
• Office supplies stock monitoring eg. Office stationary and other materials
• Able to handle office documentation, organize and maintain good filing systems for smooth data retrieving
• Provide general administrative support to the various departments of the company and affiliated companies as required.

If you meet the above requirements and are looking for a position that would allow self-development, then we would like to hear from you.

Applicants are required to submit their resume complete with details of academic qualification, work experience, present and expected salaries, contact number and email address to:

Application deadline: 15th April 2018

All applications will be treated in strict confidence.

Only shortlisted candidates will be considered for an interview.

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