Bridge Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Gauteng, South Africa

Naruti People Solutions

Introduction

Engineering

Duties & Responsibilities

Job Summary

  • Senior technical resource may serve as technical advisor for team
  • Provides specialized technical input to studies and design for staff’s specific area of expertise
  • Develops study and design procedures to facilitate high quality cost effective work by others
  • Participates in interdisciplinary review of project deliverables
  • Develops construction cost estimates and estimates of technical efforts for projects
  • Uses expertise in all steps of completing discipline component of PS&E package
  • Performs quality control review of design calculations or drawings
  • Prepares technical specification sections
  • Provides input to the development of engineering budget and schedule to meet requirements

 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Concept development of bridges and other road structures
  • Preparation of Bridge Reports
  • Detail design of new bridges, culverts, overhead road sign gantries and other road and rail structures in accordance with TMH7
  • Detail design of bridge and culvert upgrading and rehabilitation
  • Preparation of construction drawings
  • Preparation of project specifications and bills of quantities
  • Inspection of bridges and culverts in accordance with the Degree, Extent and Relevance (DER) Bridge Management System (BMS)
  • Applying the Company Quality Management System (QMS) in all work
  • Liaison with clients and road/rail authorities
  • Leading the delivery of bridges structures projects including management of delivery teams
  • Driving technical development and keeping up to date with new technologies and international trends
  • Providing technical and project leadership to staff
  • Preparation and checking of calculations required for the design of engineering projects
  • Producing detailed designs and documentation for the implementation of medium to large sized engineering projects
  • Assisting in the analysis of technical information
  • Preparation of specifications, proposals and other tender documentation
  • Undertaking site inspections and associated reporting, liaison with clients, sub-consultants and contractors
  • Mentoring of young Engineers
  • Leading a team of Engineers, Technicians and Modellers
  • Engineering Management of Multidisciplinary Projects
  • Drive Innovation across the unit
  • Sound knowledge of the SA Bridges Market
  • Proven record of client relationship building and maintenance
  • Leading in out into tenders and bids

 

Personal Attributes

  • Willingness to perform work in countries outside South Africa
  • Ability to plan and execute work independently
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to manage projects and resources
  • Dedicated to deliver correct and accurate work
  • Good communication skills

 

Please Note: Responses will only be sent to short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 5 days, please consider your application unsuccessful

Desired Experience & Qualification

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum B Eng qualification
  • Post graduate studies in structural and/or bridge engineering will be a benefit
  • Proficiency in SOFiSTiK, AutoCad, Revit and CADS RC will be a benefit
  • Registered Professional Engineer
  • 10+ years experience

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • BSc Civil/Structural Degree
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer

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