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Senior Engineer's Representative

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa, Eastern Cape
SalaryR750k - R700k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc Civil
Experience7 years

Job Description

Leading Engineering Consulting firm requires a full time Senior Resident Engineer to be placed on site for the normal functions of a Resident Engineer as well as the utilisation of his experience to limit risks through prevention rather than reaction. Candidate must have strong personality with vast experience as Resident Engineer as there is a need for multi-disciplinary skills to manage Civil Engineering Services and structures, Electro/Mechanical work and building works.


• Manage time to ensure that all the necessary checks and reports are addressed on site

• Continuously manage the construction costs through incorporating and summarising all changes during the construction period

• Ensure the quality of the construction to the required specifications under this contract

• Must limit an contain the construction work to the approved scope and budget under this contract

• Manage all risks preferable through prevention rather than reaction

• Establish a clear communication path and effective communication to contractor, engineer and client to ensure a holistic all-encompassing information distribution to ensure effective action to limit risks to a maximum

• Ensure that all Health & Safety requirements are adheres to and enforced on site

• Assess, analyse and recommend design changes as required

• Contract Management (contract format GCC)

• Integrate all the above performance areas for maximum effective management

• Mentor the Assistant Resident Engineer


• BEng Civil Engineering

• Professionally Registered Engineer Essential

• Minimum 7 years experience

• Concrete structures

• Multi-disciplinary contracts

• Mechanical

• Electrical

• Civil Engineering services

• Earthworks

• Buildings

• GCC format contract management

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 572 8866. You can also contact Caroline/Meghan/Este on 021 551 8638.

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