Civil Engineer - KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa - Cortez

    Cortez
    Cortez KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

    1 month ago

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    Civil Engineer / Civil Technologist: Kwazulu-Natal


    CIVIL ENGINEER / CIVIL TECHNOLOGIST

    Client is a multi-disciplinary company with head office in Umhlanga, South Africa and branches around RSA as well as Mauritius, Kenya and the UK. Our services include engineering, project management, quantity surveying, environmental consulting, management consulting and town planning. Our Civil Engineering Division is looking for a Civil Engineer or Technologist to be based at our Umhlanga office.

    Applicants must be

    • A Graduate in BSc Civ Eng / B Eng (Civils) or B Tech (Civil Eng) or must be already registered or close to being as a Pr Eng or Pr Tech Eng
    • ECSA Registration certificate or Engineer in Training certificate to accompany application­


    The ideal candidate would meet the following criteria:

    • Leadership skills underpinned by strong technical ability.
    • Should be looking to make a final move for a long-term career with Client.
    • Minimum 5 years' technical experience and 1- 2 years' team leadership experience (most of which in a consulting engineering firm)

    Experience in:

    • Infrastructure design
    • Roads, earthworks, storm water and sewer - essential
    • Storm water management
    • Pump station design (both sewer and water supply) desirable.

    Experience in the following industries / areas - a strong advantage:

    • Municipal engineering, Housing infrastructure, Industrial

    Other required skills, abilities and behaviours:

    • Must be active in the design field and proficient in use of MS Office, Autocad Civil 3D (essential) and IDAS an advantage
    • Knowledgeable in Hec-ras, GIS, PCSWMM or similar an advantage
    • Knowledgeable in Thekweni standards an advantage
    • Problem Solving and Critical Thinking
    • Accurate – with strong attention to detail
    • Confident, with strong interaction / people skills
    • Dynamic and driven – yet humble
    • Even tempered
    • Team player

    Key result areas (technical and managerial):

    • Technical expertise on civils projects
    • Technology Design
    • Deliver complete projects through the full project life cycle would be an advantage
    • Client and stakeholder relationship management
    • Project specific controls
    • Mentorship of junior engineers
    • Must have a driver's license and be willing to travel to sites in SA and Africa if required.

    Please Note:

    Should you not be cotacted within 1 month, consider your application unsuccessful