Tasks & Responsibilities
  • 01
    Planning, directing and coordinating activities concerning the construction of buildings, dams, highways, pipelines and related construction projects;
  • 02
    Interpreting architectural drawings and specifications;
  • 03
    Negotiating with building owners, property developers and subcontractors involved in the construction process to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget;
  • 04
    Planning procedures for construction on basis of starting and completion times and staffing requirements for each phase of construction, based on knowledge of available tools and equipment and various building methods;
  • 05
    Planning and organising daily operations;
  • 06
    Controlling expenditure;
  • 07
    Directing operational and administrative procedures;
  • 08
    Overseeing the application of work safety and related procedures;
  • 09
    Overseeing the selection, training and performance of staff;
  • 10
    Performing related tasks; and
  • 11
    Managing, planning, scheduling and monitoring the tasks of other workers.

What are the skills required?

Skills, knowledege and abilities that are essential to carry out a task with determined results. Skills can often be divided into domain-general and domain-specific skills.

Soft Skill
English
Able to speak English
Soft Skill
Planning
Planning (also called forethought) is the process of thinking about and organizing the activities required to achieve a desired goal.
Soft Skill
Leadership
Leadership is both a research area and a practical skill encompassing the ability of an individual or organization to "lead" or guide other individuals, teams, or entire organizations.
Soft Skill
Bahasa Malaysia
Able to speak Bahasa Malaysia
Hard Skill
Construction Management
Construction Project Management (CM) is a professional service that uses specialized, project management techniques to oversee the planning, design, and construction of a project, from its beginning to its end.
Hard Skill
Project Management
Project management is the discipline of initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing the work of a team to achieve specific goals and meet specific success criteria.
Soft Skill
Communication
The ability to communicate effectively with superiors, colleagues, and staff is essential, no matter what industry you work in.
Hard Skill
Mandarin
Able to speak Mandarin
Soft Skill
Project Planning
Evaluate proposals/project plans and assess feasibility issues.
Hard Skill
Costing
Cost accounting is a type of accounting process that aims to capture a company's costs of production by assessing the input costs of each step of production as well asfixed costssuch asdepreciationof capital equipment.
Hard Skill
Property Management
Property management is the operation, control, and oversight of real estate as used in its most broad terms.
Soft Skill
Problem Solving
Problem solving consists of using generic or ad hoc methods, in an orderly manner, for finding solutions to problems.
Hard Skill
Facility Management
Facility management (or facilities management or FM) is a professional management discipline focused upon the efficient and effective delivery of support services for the organizations that it serves.
Soft Skill
Strategic Planning
Strategic planning is an organization's process of defining its strategy, or direction, and making decisions on allocating its resources to pursue this strategy.
Hard Skill
Bridge Construction
Inspect, assess and approve technical procedures; apply maintenance strategies, systems and procedures; assess the load testing of bridges; devise new methods of strengthening; and ensure the suitable design of bridges taking into consideration issues such as durability, maintenance requirements etc.
Hard Skill
Equipment Installation
the act or process of making a machine, a service, etc., ready to be used in a certain place :the act of installing something
Soft Skill
Critical Thinking
Experience objectively examining assumptions (adopted rules of thumb) underlying current beliefs to assess their correctness and legitimacy, and thus to validate or invalidate business beliefs.
Hard Skill
Project scheduling software
Project management software
Hard Skill
SketchUp
Working experience of SketchUp. SketchUp, formerly Google Sketchup, is a 3D modeling computer program for a wide range of drawing applications such as architectural, interior design, landscape architecture, civil and mechanical engineering, film and video game design. It is available as a freeware version, SketchUp Make, and a paid version with additional functionality, SketchUp Pro.
Soft Skill
Time Management
Time management is the process of planning and exercising conscious control over the amount of time spent on specific activities - especially to increase effectiveness, efficiency or productivity.
Soft Skill
Town Planning
Architecture is the study of the art, science and techniques of building design. It encompasses both utilitarian ends - such as the soundness of the structure and the functional and economic efficiency of the building - and aesthetic considerations. Town planning is the study of the regulated growth and improvement of towns in both functional and aesthetical points of view
Field of Study Required
Field of study consists of a broad area of academic and skills qualifications that come under a similar branch of subject knowledge. In addition, courses offered under each field of study require similar academic entry requirements.
Management and administration
Management and administration is the study of planning, directing and operating the functions and activities of organisations and instituions. Programmes in management covering administration, economics, finance etc. are included in this field if emphasis is given to management and administration.
12,166
Graduates

(2019)

Mechanics and metal work
Mechanics and metal work is the study of planning, designing, developing, producing, maintaining and monitoring machines, mechanical plants and systems and metal products. It includes designing and maintaining machines which produce good services. The focus of programmes in this field is machines, mechanical systems and metal products.
8,375
Graduates

(2019)

Electricity and energy
Electricity is the study of installing, maintaining, repairing and diagnosing faults in electrical wiring and related equipment in domestic, commercial and industrial establishments. Installation and maintenance of overhead and underground electrical power distribution networks is included. Energy is the study of energy generation.
5,948
Graduates

(2019)

Electronics and automation
Electronics and automation is the study of planning, designing, developing, maintaining and monitoring electronic equipment, machinery and systems. It includes designing computers and equipment for communication.
6,669
Graduates

(2019)

Chemical and process
Chemical and process is the study of planning, designing, and developing products and processes where chemical and physical changes occur. It includes designing chemical plants and control systems.
2,518
Graduates

(2019)

Civil engineering
Civil engineering is the study of planning, designing, testing and directing the construction of large scale buildings and structures, including systems for transport, water supply, sewage etc.
7,735
Graduates

(2019)

Architecture and town planning
Architecture is the study of the art, science and techniques of building design. It encompasses both utilitarian ends - such as the soundness of the structure and the functional and economic efficiency of the building and aesthetic considerations. Town planning is the study of the regulated growth and improvement of towns in both functional and aesthetical points of view.
3,221
Graduates

(2019)

Building
Building is the study of the science, technology and techniques of assembling, erecting and maintaining public, commercial, industrial and resindential structures and their fittings.
2,118
Graduates

(2019)

Engineering & Engineering Trades (Broad Programme)
Engineering and engineering trades (broad programmes) is the study of engineering and engineering trades without specialising in any of the detailed fields.
925
Graduates

(2019)


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