Technical Specialist

An engineering company based in Johannesburg is on the lookout for a Technical Specialist to join their team!

This position is responsible for leading and working with teams of Engineers, Designers and Draughtspersons across a portfolio of projects and clients. The role involves technical leadership and the ability to lift the overall technical performance of the engineering professional team.


  • Provide technical support and guidance to peers and other functional groups within the level of your expertise
  • Provide technical leadership in a multi-disciplinary team
  • Identify and provide solutions to challenging engineering problems
  • Ensure that Quality Assurance (QA) requirements are adhered to
  • Apply a deeper understanding of engineering principles to devise and deliver practical and economical solutions to problems
  • Plan and resource projects
  • Prepare client reports and designs
  • Assist in the management and training of staff including mentoring
  • Contribute to the overall management and profitability of the discipline
  • Supervision of drawing, project specifications and contract documentation production for assigned tasks
  • Prepare expressions of interest and tender submissions
  • Maintaining contact with wide local and international network of persons with similar interests
  • Publish papers or articles on projects or developments in the field of expertise
  • Share knowledge with (junior) colleagues, clients, students through the facilitation of workshops, lectures etc.
  • Mentoring and coaching


  • Bachelor of Engineering degree/higher degree from accredited university/college
  • Relevant professional memberships
  • Minimum 10 years of practical experience in the relevant discipline
  • Extensive knowledge of engineering design issues and analysis methods
  • Ability to identify and provide solutions to challenging engineering problems
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Project management and leadership skills
  • Ability to use analytical tools including commercial software
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills to work effectively within a culturally diverse and multi-disciplinary environment
  • Sound knowledge of Quality Assurance (QA)
  • Extensive knowledge of engineering materials and their applications
  • Knowledge of contractual matters pertaining to construction
  • Sound knowledge of OHS and environmental regulations

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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