Junior Civil Engineer
Human Accent
Northern Cape, South Africa
6d ago
source : findojobs-za

Junior Civil Engineer Our client a black-owned investor, developer and operator of projects in the resource and energy sectors from early-

stage development through to operations has a position available for a Junior Civil Engineer - Salary R24 000 per month. Ideally a resident of Prieska or Douglas -

Contract position (for the duration of the 12-month project) - Start date will be as soon as possible. Qualification Required Must be a holder of a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering Must have 2 -

3 years’ experience with compiling technical reports, designing and costing Must be proficient in design software such as AutoCAD, Revit or Civil3D Must have an excellent understanding of time management and cost management on projects Must have the ability to ensure compliance of a project to designs and specification with minimal supervision Must be able to work in a multi-

disciplinary environment with effective communication skills Ideally live in Prieska or Douglas, Northern Cape South African Citizens only EE Applicant only STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE To oversee the progress of project elements including visiting sites GENERAL TASKS Use computer-

assisted drafting programs to create dimensional drawings for project elements or assemble material specification documents for contractors.

Review plans and blueprints prepared by other team members before they are submitted to the supervising engineer for final approval.

Oversee the progress of project elements including visiting sites to take measurements or resolving contractor delays on behalf of the senior civil engineer.

Serve as a liaison between the engineering team and construction workers. Work closely with the lead engineer to develop project schedules and deliverable timelines.

Assist with budget oversight and develop cost estimates for materials and personnel based on documents and project plans.

Review supplier costs to determine the best prices for project materials and personnel, with the junior civil engineer making recommendations to project leaders about vendors and suppliers.

Periodic site visits to monitor progress and ensure that projects are completed according to specifications and construction codes.

Prepares reports : site conditions and progress and reports their findings to the lead civil engineer. May provide direction to contractors on behalf of the lead engineer, particularly when project elements need to deviate from blueprints.

Provide support in ways that can include gathering data for permit applications, presenting documentation or blueprints to government officials, and maintaining records of change orders.

Project timelines, areas where costs may exceed expectations and potential delays or issues that arise during construction.

May also need to present these reports with the public and government officials. Drafting software (AutoCAD, SketchUp) Project management software (Asana, Smartsheet) Key Competencies Math and physics proficiency junior civil engineers perform math and physics calculations for projects and project elements under the supervision of an experienced engineer, so they need a strong foundation in these subject areas Project planning because junior civil engineers provide support throughout the project planning and development stages, they need some skill in project planning, drafting, and documentation Project management junior civil engineers may oversee projects to ensure adherence to engineering specifications, material guidelines, and project schedules, so familiarity with project management practices is helpful in this role Problem-

solving skills this role requires junior civil engineers to devise technical and creative solutions to problems that may come up during the course of the construction in order to prevent delays or mistakes Team coordination junior engineers work on teams and report directly to senior civil engineers, so effective team coordination and collaboration are both necessary CV location : CV’s + ID + QUALIFICATIONS + DRIVERS LICENCE + COPY OF LATEST PAYSLIP to be submitted Salary R24 000 per month Accommodation provided in live in Duration 12mth contract Begin as soon as possible Deadline Date This is an urgent placement.

Please ensure all applications are in by the close of business on the 23rd August 2019 No late applications will be considered.

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