Civil Design Technician (Ref: JSCDT)

Position in the Engineering sector in Durban, Mount Edgecombe - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Thursday 14 September 2023
Job Description:

Durban based Multi-Disciplinary Consulting firm is seeking a dynamic individual with extensive experience in designing civil infrastructure.

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Main job function

        Designing of Civil engineering works: Roads, stormwater, water, sewer etc.

        Design of structural engineering elements.

        Preparation of tender documents, BOC’s including drawings for all design stages.

        Prepare and implement project procurement plans.

        Preparation and co-ordination of payment certificates, site meetings, recording and preparation of minutes.

        Must be knowledgeable on construction industry documentation including reports (daily, weekly and monthly), submittal review, design modifications and project correspondence.

        Good attitude to spot opportunities and preparation of proposal documentation thereof.

        Promote quality control procedures among staff members and perform quality assurance checks for compliance with company policies and procedures.

        Promote safe project work habits and require members adherence to project safety requirements.

        Undertake all contract administration duties.

        Analysis and interpretation of Civil Laboratory results and give advice to client.

        Preparation of variation orders and any other required documentation for the Clients perusal and approval.

        Give site instructions to the RE’s and Contractors on site.

        Managing Technical Team overseeing the projects ensuring the Contractor follow regulations and specifications.



        Ndip or B-Tech in Civil Engineering

        ECSA Registered as a Civil Technician



        Minimum 5-10yrs experience within the Consulting Engineering industry mainly involved in the Design and project management of Civil and Structural Engineering Projects.

        Strong project background in project consulting industry.

        Proficient in AutoCAD and Civil Designer Software.

        Full appreciation of running a project form initiation to completion.

        Excellent communication skills with clients, contractors and fellow staff members.




A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Juanita Strachan