Construction Operations Manager

Mijesh Enterprises Limited

Job Summary

Operations manager will typically oversee several construction projects at once.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Management level
  • Experience Length: 7 years

Job Description

Mijesh Enterprises Limited is a professional building and construction firm incorporated in Kenya under companies Act CAP 486 to respond to the increasing demands of building and construction services in Kenya. Our prime focus is to provide building and construction services towards building works, civil engineering, telecommunication and power works.


Projects Management

Brief: Operations manager will typically oversee several construction projects at once. The person will ensure the commercial viability of these business units by working with the Project Managers/Officers to achieve efficient allocation of resources. Providing Oversight: ensure that all construction and maintenance projects in progress are completed on schedule and within budget

  • Manage day-to-day activities
  • Planning and controlling change
  • Managing quality assurance programmes
  • Researching new technologies and alternative methods of efficiency
  • Tracking and reviewing budgets and managing cost
  • Overseeing inventory, distribution of goods and facility layout.
  • Assess the operational and financial risks for proposed construction projects and help the company to select the most commercially viable ones
  • Collaborate with key persons to ensure clarity of the specifications and expectations of the company
  • Chair/participate project update meetings


  • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve efficiency & effectiveness: Ongoing Projects, Project Delivery timelines, Processes, New Requests Tracker, Tracker for exceptions
  • Project Evaluation and Analysis
  • Champion in the development of the project quality assurance and health & safety strategies


  • Seven (7) years minimum work experience in operations in construction or related field
  • BSc degree in construction management or another closely related field such as construction science
  • Experience in using Project Management is an added advantage
  • Experience in repair and maintenance
  • Should possess a certificate of good conduct.


  • Strong problem solving skills and the ability to exercise sound judgement and make decisions based on accurate and timely analyses
  • Superb analytical and business skills
  • Multitasking and leadership skills
  • Clear speaking and writing skills
  • Talent in negotiations and networking
  • Good knowledge of team management
  • Aptitude in decision-making and working with numbers
  • Experience in collecting and analysing data
  • Strong leadership capabilities

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