Senior Engineer (Ref: SSSE)

Position in the Engineering sector in Umhlanga - Kwa- Zulu Natal
Posted On Monday 4 September 2023
Job Description:

§   Overseeing all project stages from inception layouts to close out engineering designs

§   Ensure that BOQs, estimates and specifications are in line with the applicable design standards.

§   Coordinate engineering work within the team, with external consultants and revert to Line Managers

§   Ensuring that civil engineering projects are completed on time and within budget.

§   Inspecting completed projects for compliance with industry codes, specifications, and safety standards.

§   Documenting processes and presenting project progress updates to senior managers and clients as well as internal team

§   In-depth knowledge of civil engineering and construction specifications, standards, and codes.

§   Plan, perform, and coordinate advanced level professional and technical engineering studies, computations, drawings, reports and surveys.

§   Deal tactfully with the public, high level staff or other public and private agencies, contractors, private engineers, governmental officials, and employees.

§   Actively share and contribute to the leadership platform with the Coastal Office Leadership and be a part of the decision-making process in terms of Staff related matters (mediate and facilitate)

§   Assess project and its requirements.

§   Assess the impact and feasibility of site due diligence, preliminary layout and up to the final engineering design.

§   Study and assess drawings, plans, specifications, and other documents relating to projects.

§   Determine budget, project schedules and scope of work and deploy appropriate staff.

§   Direct, lead, train and support other engineering and skilled personnel in managing and executing multiple tasks and projects.

§   Lead and direct onsite engineering teams.

§   Adhere to the best practices, standards and procedures of the company.

  • Completed BSc / BTech 
  • PrEng / PrTechEng
  • No less than 15 years’ experience in a similar position within a Consulting Engineering firm
  • Technical knowledge of drawing and design processes


§  Well presented, articulate, assertive, and confident individual

§  Mature and professional demeanour

§  The ability to lead and impart knowledge to a young and dynamic team

§  Good time management skills

  • Able to contribute positively as part of a team, helping out with various tasks as required


 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