|Location||Engineering Jobs in Pretoria|
|Salary||R350 – R400k|
|Education||BTech in Civil Engineering|
Our Client, an Established Consulting Engineering firm, are looking for a Technologist to be based in their office in either Pretoria or Durban.
Type of Position: Fixed Term-3 years
Location: Office based, Pretoria or Durban
Salary: R350 – R400k
About the Position:
Full project management from Initiation to Close-out.
Control professional and technical processes associated with provision of Engineering services to internal/external clients through:
• Guidance and advice on the formulation of proposals and design concepts
• Contract and project management of basic and average complexity type of broadly defined engineering works with moderate levels of impact in order to ensure objectives and established outcomes are accomplished in accordance with the agreed terms, specifications, costs and standards of quality.
5-10 years of relevant experience
Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering (Desired: BTech in Civil Engineering)
Code 08 Driver’s License
Registered as a Professional Engineering Technologist at ECSA/Registered as candidate for a Professional Engineering Technologist at ECSA
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities
Highly Computer Literate
Contractual knowledge of the JBCC, GCC, Fidic and NEC forms of Contract
Understanding of Construction Industry
Basic Routine Road Maintenance and/or Road Rehabilitation knowledge
Willingness to travel long distances and work in different locations when required
Ability to work in a dynamic environment and adapt to frequent project changes.
Ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently with minimal oversight.
Negotiation Skills (internal and external)
Planning and Organising Skills
Strong Numerical Skills
Communication Skills in English (Verbal, Non-verbal & Written)
Job Roles and Responsibilities:
• Assessments and Design
Receive survey from surveyor
Create a module using Civil software
Conduct detailed visual surveys and report on them
Detailed design of relative engineering services
Generate relative engineering services drawings
Develop engineering designs and drawings from preliminary concepts and sketches
Generate a plan for the CAD operator’s layout drawing which shows the detail
Generate detail drawings
Keep up to date with the latest technologies and software to aid in the design aspects associated with transportation engineering
Prepare and present technical reports
Finalize the design
Prepare a schedule of quantities
Prepare and review of tender documentation
Prepare Final Contract Documentation
Develop detailed designs, compilation and revision of drawings, documents, letters and reports
Evaluate of tender proposals and reporting on the findings
Do a cost estimate
Assist in developing engineering specifications and drawings
Complete projects on time, within budget and achieve Client Satisfaction
Chargeability: Secured projects 80%
Project implementation including construction monitoring and supervision, contract administration and quality assurance, to ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget
Conduct or supervise inspection and test construction materials
Supervise, monitor, and inspect construction projects
• Quality Management and Cost Control
Follow and maintain project filing structure
Store and keep record of project data
Project income budget
Ensure that all design information is filed correctly both electronically and hard copies
Ensure data security and proper management of company assets
Ensure that work is booked correctly on timesheets
Detailed cost estimate
• Internal Processes
Complete timesheets, claims and administration correctly and on time
Provide all admin input as required
Compile and price tenders for the purpose of acquiring new work
• Learning and Development
Mentoring junior personnel (if required)
Maintain Professional Registration
Provide internal training to junior personnel
Attend at least one CPD accredited seminar/ course/ workshop (minimum 1 CPD points) per year
Communicating and liaising effectively with Clients, colleagues and other professionals involved on the project
Ensure effective and professional communication throughout the project life cycle
Contribute to the ongoing development of the Management Services department
Perform duties commensurate with the responsibilities of the roles and ad hoc projects as required from time to time
Cooperate and comply with internal and external regulations
Comply with data protection guidelines
Understand and support the aims and objectives of the department to ensure these are reflected in the delivery of the role
Contribute to the identification of Departmental objectives for the short-, medium- and long-term in developing and implementing the company’s Business Strategy
To attend training as required for your role
To attend regular team meetings and briefing sessions for staff
To attend regular 1 to 1’s and annual appraisal meetings with your manager
Provide cover for other members in the department during holidays, sickness or other absences and in emergencies
Comply with company policies and procedures as well as all applicable legislation i.e. BMS, ISO Standards, Disciplinary Code, etc.
A passion for doing high quality work.
The ability to think critically, innovate, and solve challenging technical problems.
Effective time management and logical decision-making ability.
Being able to self-start and self-motivate when there is no one available to provide instruction.
Capacity to handle pressure.
Strong work ethic, and the ability to handle peak work times.
Willingness to travel
Accuracy and Detail oriented
Initiative & Innovation oriented
Loyalty & Enthusiasm
Maintaining High Performance Standards
Trustworthy (handling confidential information)
Should you meet the above requirements, please send a detailed CV to email@example.com or call Kyra on 021 551 8638
or email us: engineering.jobs(at)hireresolve.co.za