Graduate Structural Engineer

An industry-leading client of ours is currently looking for the expertise of a talented and ambitious Graduate Structural Engineer. 

You’ll ensure that structures are safe and strong. As a structural engineer, you’ll spend time both in our office – designing and planning project details – and on-site where you’ll provide technical advice to construction workers.

To succeed in this role, you should have hands-on experience using several construction methods and materials and advanced knowledge of AutoCAD. Project management and analytical skills are also very important.


  • Preparing reports, designs and drawings
  • Making calculations about loads and stresses
  • Selecting appropriate construction materials
  • Providing technical advice
  • Obtaining planning and/or building regulations approval
  • Liaising with relevant professional staff such as architects
  • Monitoring and inspecting work is undertaken by contractors
  • Administering contracts
  • Managing projects
  • Inspecting properties to check conditions/foundations.

Key Requirements:

  • ​Relevant BSc or BEng Degree
  • Industrial and Commercial Building Experience
  • Must Reside in Cape Town
  • Competence in designing structural elements to Eurocodes: beams, columns, foundations, portal frames, and retaining walls in steel and concrete.
  • Have an awareness of timber design.
  • Competence with the use of Microsoft Office
  • Ability in the use of AutoCAD 2014.
  • Ability to produce hand-drawn sketches.
  • Awareness of the use of NBS specifications and analysis software

If you meet the above requirements and want to make a career-changing move, apply today by either filling in the online application form or by emailing your CV to Engineers@hireresolve.za.com

Alternatively, you are welcome to contact or connect with either AshleighLauren, Cailin, Kyla or Kaylee at at 021 551 8638

Please note that correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates for this position.
Please consider your application unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 days

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