Engineer / Technologist (Ref: SSET)

Position in the Engineering sector in Umhlanga - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Monday 4 September 2023
Job Description:
  • Strong technical skills and able to manage projects from Conceptual to Detailed Design, Documentation and Contract Administration of services for civil infrastructure projects including but not limited to:
  • Municipal services i.e Earthworks, Stormwater Reticulation, Sewer Reticulation, Water Reticulation, platforms, and assessments
  • Ensure all designs are checked and approved by the relevant manager prior to forwarding to the relevant client and contractor
  • Performing due diligence on the impact and feasibility of new construction sites.
  • The preparation of feasibility reports
  • Attending meetings with clients and stakeholders as and when required
  • Assist with the implementation of medium to large sized projects within technical standards, quality, budgets, and time frames.
  • Ensure effectiveness, quality, and profitability of completed projects including project follow-up, to monitor project deliverables and client satisfaction levels
  • Site supervision as and when required
  • Contribute to the preparation of project reports and develop proficiency in technical report writing
  • Deliver high quality civil engineering design, drafting and reports in an efficient and effective manner
  • A working understanding of project finances and project budgets for medium to large scale projects
  • Surveying new construction sites and assessing existing structures for upgrades.
  • Preparing work schedules and allocating resources, as well as supervising junior engineers, construction managers, workers, technicians, and contractors.
  • Completed minimum B.Eng or BTech.
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Office Suite (Ms Word, MS Excel, Outlook & PowerPoint)
  • No less than 7-10 years’ experience in a similar position within a Consulting Engineering firm (pref)
  • Proficient in design packages
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D experience essential


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong time management skills and excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively manage project team members
  • Must be very organized and have effective problem solving, leadership and negotiation skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects/deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced collaborative environment



 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 Sharon Smit