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Building, Civil, Civil Engineering, MEIP
Categories Civil, Civil Engineering
Salary Negotiable
Location Pietermaritzburg
Job Information

Our client is a consulting engineering firm based in KZN and is seeking to appoint an AA/EE registered Civil Engineer or Technologist with 4 – 7 years’ relevant experience to be based in Empangeni KZN on an annual contract basis. Post is available immediately.
Minimum Requirements:
• Degree in Civil Engineering
• Professional registration with ECSA
• Own transport essential
• Professional manner in dealing with clients and community members
• Proficient in English and isiZulu
Key Responsibilities:
• Liaising with officials of the KZN Department of Transport & attending meetings
• Mentoring KZN DoT technicians towards professional registration, including monthly progress reporting in this regard
• Preparing project progress reports
• Being available to work after hours at short notice (within reason, and when required)
• Reviewing of tender documents
• Conducting site assessments
• Visiting various area offices and construction sites
• Other ad hoc duties

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Title Civil Design Engineer
Categories Building, Civil, Civil Engineering
Salary Negotiable
End Date Howarth
Location Johannesburg
Job Information
  • Design Engineer with Civil Design software experience. He/She must be very familiar and competent with the Civil Design software. Around 3 – 5 years’ experience in designing civil infrastructure eg. roads, stormwater, water and sewer.
  • A seasoned Project Manager with Pr CPM registration
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Title Site Agent
Categories Civil, Civil Engineering
Salary R80000pm
Location Swaziland
Job Information
Permanent Position
  • ND Civil or similar
  • Min 15 years experience with concrete projects as a Site Agent


  • Ensure successful project delivery and maximization of margins through the delivery of contracts in a safe manner, on time, within budget and to the agreed levels of quality
  • Chair project start-up meetings within two weeks of receipt of order
  • Chair close-out meeting after final completion certificate issued by client

Client – Attend client meetings The development of positive relationships with the client Proactive promotion of company and its capabilities to clients At completion, arrange meeting with client to complete client satisfactory questionnaire.


  • Ensuring that contracts are executed in accordance with the requirements of:
  • The terms and conditions of the contract
  • The contract health, safety and environmental plan
  • The contract quality plant and as per the client’s specifications
  • Companies policies and procedures

Responsible for managing the following people:

  • Foremen and site staff
  • Monthly Programme and Cost Forecast – present current and forecast at the end of the month
  • Daily Labour Costing – random checks to see if these are done on a daily basis
  • Daily Plant Costing – random checks to see if done on a daily basis
  • Monthly Reconciliations – Ensure that recons are done at month-end
  • Procurement – approve purchase orders


  • Sign contract/order before any work commence
  • Ensure weekly progress meetings to discuss progress, safety, quality etc.
  • Sign weekly/monthly certificates

Change Management

  • Ensure notification of claims within dates as per contract requirement
  • Diary – random checks to ensure completed correctly, submitted and signed off by the client daily


  • Ensure monthly site safety meetings held
  • Conduct monthly Visible Felt Leadership


  • Conduct random quality checks on site filing system kept up to date by site engineers – as a minimum once a month each project
  • Ensure monthly site quality meetings held
  • Random checks

Industrial Relations

  • Ensure monthly site labour representative meetings held
  • Ensure labour representatives elected and appointed for each team

Human Relations

  • Sign off monthly travel claims
  • Monthly, brief all site staff on developments/news in Company

Cost Reporting

  • Scrutinise monthly cost reports before presented
  • Attend monthly cost report meetings
 Desired Skills 
  • roads
  • bridges
  • earthworks
  • construction
  • infrastructure
  • expat
  • reporting
  • astute
Desired Work Experience
  • More than 10 years
 Desired Education Level
  • Diploma
About The Employer

Our client is a civils contractor based in Swaziland and is looking for an experienced Snr Site Agent/Contracts Manager with experience with large roads, earthworks and concrete projects such as bridges

 Employer & Job Benefits
  • Incentive Bonus
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Title Project Manager
Categories Building, Civil, Civil Engineering
Salary $7500
Location Somalia
Job Information

Job Purpose
The Project Manager Civil Engineer will be responsible for technical engineering, engineering design and review, standards, survey work, inspections and other engineering software applications under the supervision of Head of Engineering maintaining standard industry design principles.

To be agreed with Line Manager Main Job Accountabilities & Expectations

Perform construction administration services for various MEP projects including reviewing shop drawings, construction schedules, pay requests, attending project meetings, preparing / negotiating change orders, confirming permit compliance, reviewing acceptance testing reports, and coordinating project close-out.

Manage design budgets and schedules to insure that projects are completed on time and within the estimated scope and fee.

Plan, organize and direct activities concerned with the construction & maintenance of structures, facilities and systems.

Resource allocation.
Research and advise on the best engineering solution to meet with client’s needs and budget
Produce detailed designs and documentation for the construction and implementation of civil engineering projects.
Supervises, trains, and evaluates Civil Engineers; assists in hiring and evaluating employees.
Prepare engineering calculations required for the design of projects and supervise the drafting.
Provides design data for surveying, and engineering applications using Auto CAD; Pavement Management; word processing; spread sheet and Geographic Information Systems (GIS); uses appropriate computer hardware; responsible for the data input and surveys, engineering drawing.
Provides technical assistance and consults with other departments regarding engineering
Functions, site development, drainage, and all other MEP functions.
Coordinate and direct research development and testing of materials, processes or systems related to civil engineering works
Supervise the testing and commissioning of completed works.
Analyse and interpret reports on loading, labour, productivity, quality, materials and performance.
Performs related duties and responsibilities as required.

Required Skills
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to establish & maintain effective partnerships and working relationships with people in multi-cultural, multi-ethnic environment with sensitivity & respect of diversity.
Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing in English for reports and all other correspondence.
Auto CAD experience required. ? Knowledge of water and sewer utility design, construction and regulatory guidelines and requirements. ? Superior understanding of sewer collection and water distribution system design, pressure pipe design, pump station design, and hydraulic modelling. ? Strong Analytical and problem solving skills.
Ability to read blueprints, floor plans and design data.
Ability to read and interpret Industry standard regulations.
Budgeting/Cost Control. Core Competencies
Delivering Business Results
Able to work independently on the projects
Good attention to budgets & costs
Team Working
Planning and Control
Making Good Decisions
Attention to Detail
Levels of Competencies
Level 1 Excellent
Level 2 Good
Level 3 Satisfactory
Level 4 Unsatisfactory Job Specification Preferred Qualification & Experience
Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering is required.
Engineer with at least 10 years work experience with extensive MEP experience.
Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook.
Experience with AutoCAD, Water/Sewer CAD, and hydraulic modeling.
Experience with projects above $ 2 million.
Experience with supervision of 100 plus staff.
Experience in Africa is a must.

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Title QA/QC Engineer
Categories Building, Civil, Civil Engineering, MEIP
Salary $6500pm
Location Somalia
Job Information

Job Purpose
To inspect critical Civil/Architectural/Structural processes or activities to ensure conformance to requirements against specifications as per project plan. Maintaining, designing and controlling quality strategies and quality management systems. Ensure maximum quality enhancement of a project.

KPI’s – To be agreed with Line Manager

Main Job Accountabilities & Expectations
To work on site monitoring quality and completing inspections
To review all materials received on the site, inspecting them, ensuring they are of the highest quality.To check works against approved drawings
To report non compliances to the management team ensuring they are closed out and reported
To support the engineers in performing specialist QA QC techniques on CIVIL/Architectural/Structural installations and processes
To log all inspections and findings, preparing a daily report for the Project Manager
To report deviations from approved plans and specifications
To maintain the QA QC paperwork – test papers, files, reports and certificates

To conduct testing within the required specification or ITP
Where possible identifying defect trends and implementing plans for rectification
To attend and participate in QA QC meetings Required Skills
Excellent communication skills
Knowledge of report writing
Good problem solving ability ? Utilize conflict management and negotiation skills Core


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Title Site Agent
Categories Civil, Civil Engineering
Salary Negotiable based on experience
Location Cape Town
Job Information

The position is for an experienced Site Agent with a solid background on SANRAL projects.

The company is a large Cape Town based civils contractor. The contractors projects cover Bridges, Roads, Road rehabilitation and other infrastructural type project.


  • Liaise with professional teams
  • Liaise with client on site.
  • Represent company and uphold the brands reputation
  • Give technical advice to subordinates and subcontractors
  • Mentor Site Engineers
  • Ensure technical correctness of plan implementation
  • Plans and programs
  • Manage projects
  • Ensure safety on site.


  • Must have a minimum of a National Diploma Civil
  • Must have a Professional Registration as a CM or PM with SACPCMP (Not a candidate registration)
  • Must have 10 years experience on civil projects
  • CCS preferred
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Title Site Engineer
Categories Building, Civil, Civil Engineering
Salary R350 000 – R550 000 per annum
Location Durban
Job Information

Permanent Position
Minimum National Diploma Civil
3 Years experience with a large Building company
Traceable references essential
Stable CV
Job Description:
General Assistant to Site Agent
Responisible for site documentation and administration
Supervision of sub-contractors
Supervision of in-house staff
Monitoring of quality of work
Reporting all issues to Site Agent
Ensuring plan specifications are adhered to
Ensuring contract specifications are adhered to
Liaising with Foremen and Charge-hands

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