Senior Resident Engineer

A well-established client of ours is currently looking for a professional Senior Resident Engineer to join their dynamic engineering team in Gauteng.

The client is a long-standing consulting engineering firm primarily focusing on the design and implementation of large infrastructure and building projects – they pride themselves on their innovative approach, and a company culture founded on the principles of humility and respect.

An incumbent can look forward to a professional environment, a tight-knit group of experienced individuals to work with, and a marked level of autonomy with consistent feedback that encourages the best out of every staff member.

Job Description

The client is looking for a Senior Resident Engineer to join their talented engineering team, who will assist in the supervision and management of a number of their large engineering projects. Such projects include (but are not limited to) bulk steel pipelines, pump stations & reservoirs. The successful applicant will be responsible for all relevant deliverables required within their projects, the reporting thereof, the creation and adherence to budgets, and the maintenance of the high-quality standards expected by both the company and their clients.

Role Responsibilities

  • Be responsible for the design and implementation of large infrastructure and building projects
  • Perform and manage the completion of complex tasks relative to designs, drawings, sketches, plans, environmental permitting, analyses and economic feasibility studies for systems using available software tools
  • Manage, administer and collaborate with all associated teams and stakeholders
  • Communicate effectively (written and oral) with directorate, team members, and team managers
  • Prioritise and implement both innovation and best practice within all aspects of the project pipeline, including adherence to compliance and safety standards
  • Review and manage third party reports, proposals, contracts and plans for improvements, charges or expansion
  • On-site work in the supervision/construction of all water supply projects
  • Apply cutting-edge engineering and architectural, technical theory to offer clients the latest in innovative, versatile, cost-effective, and sustainable design solutions
  • Provide progressive solutions of the highest quality and complexity, adapting to problems and adjustments as they occur
  • Good record keeping and contract management
  • Align all inspection, tests and approval of construction activities with company standards
  • Quality control and evaluations
  • The candidate will be required to travel to site for investigation, management and assessments

Behavioural competencies

  • Fluent in English, good and confident communicator
  • Adaptable problem-solver
  • An out-of-the-box thinker
  • Ability to mentor, train, and see the best in the team members under ones seniority
  • Confident orator, capable of presenting ideas to large groups of people
  • Capable and practical team leader

Education and Experience

  • PR Eng or PR Tech
  • Registration with ECSA; BSc, BEng or BTech in Civil Engineering
  • 10+ years post-qualification experience, preference for experience in water projects and on-site work
  • Experience in managing teams and large projects
  • Proficient in MS Office, reporting tools, engineering-relevant software
  • Vehicle and Drivers’ License

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 Ashleigh or Lauren at 0211800844 or 0211800843

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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