Leading, global FMCG company (Johannesburg). Be responsible to define and deliver strategic direction for the function within the SSA region and ensures compliance to local, state and national civil build regulations, codes and standards.
Leads civil development work for projects (scoping, costing, design and construction) and ongoing support to the implementation team as required.
Provide high level civil scopes and budget in consultation with the Global, Zone and regional teams for annual planning purposes.
Consider construction costs, government regulations, potential environment hazards and other factors in the planning and risk analysis
Actively reviews State of the Art civil design and materials of construction options available in the market with a view to implementing them in cases where there is a compelling business case that delivers operational performance improvement.
Reviews existing manufacturing installations and makes recommendations to simplify and modernise as required so that plant safety, build integrity and maintenance practices are optimised / improved to support business continuity.
Leads the Civil Design Management and enables this by planning and organising the engineering and design work for the project.
Oversees, directs and coordinates this work.
Ensures that permit applications are compiled and submitted to local, state and national agencies in accordance with the legislative requirements.
Understands and implements all design, technical specifications and engineering requirements for projects from concept to detailed design level of detail so that RFQ’s can be prepared and detailed design supported.
Ensures that designs are implemented in the project Build Phase and any significant changes that may affect quality, cost, time or outputs are documented and approved via the project management system with decision support notes.
Review and approve civil build specifications that form part of Civil Contractor supply and incorporate green engineering and construction techniques when economically feasible.
Participate as required in the technical supplier adjudications to assist with appropriate appointments that meet the Companies operational performance, and safety KPI’s
After supplier appointments have been made, provide support to the Implementation team to ensure that the detailed integration work can be carried out between the various contractors.
A Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering / Civil Engineering Technology with 8-10 years work experience
At least 5 years FMCG experience would be an advantage
Design experience with regard to large civil builds in excess of $10m
Detailed understanding of civil construction legal regulations, building permit approval requirements, building and safety codes and other regulations pertaining to industrial buildings and structures.
Working knowledge of green engineering and construction techniques
Solid understanding of project management tools and techniques such as PMBOK.
Good understanding of best in class civil construction solutions to enable accurate technical reviews and adjudication of contractor bids.
Ad Visible Until : 19 December 2019 Ref : PTA000887 / MC
Vacancy Type : Permanent