​Area: Work from home
Postition: Contract

Introduction

A South Africa water solutions advisor and turnkey project implementation company with an international client base servicing the African market and beyond, seeks suitably qualified and experienced Project Engineers to join the business on a contract basis and support the project execution portfolio.

This will be a critical role in the growth and development of a core project design and execution team within the business.  Individuals will work remotely from home during the lockdown period. 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Project Execution
  • Project Design
  • Client relationship management
  • Technical capacity development
  • Delivery of leadership and management of all Project Engineering aspects of EPCM and EPC projects, including project review and business implementation of lessons learnt
  • On-Site leadership and project execution of project
  • Interface/ interdependencies management for all aspects of project, on-as well as off-site 
  • Accountable for delivery of project KPI’s and project management triangle
  • Deliver on all governance and compliance requirements for the project
  • Facilitate the change management aspects of the project
  • Accountability for S&H Management of project
  • Develop and maintain project documentation
  • Project Risk management

 

  • Travel Requirements
  • 30% of time (Regional & International)
  • Flexible working arrangements required

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • BSc, BEng Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • Basic to Working knowledge of Civil and Electrical Engineering disciplines
  • A post-graduate qualification in Project Management will be a distinct advantage
  • ECSA Registration
  • 3-5 years’ experience in Project Management in EPC and EPCM multi-disciplinary industrial environments
  • Computer Literacy in relevant project and business management packages
  • NEBOSH, SAMTRAC or similar SHE qualification(s) will be a distinct advantage
  • Knowledge of the PMBOK knowledge area
  • Knowledge of procurement mechanisms and tender development
  • Knowledge and technical ability for installation leadership of Water and Wastewater plant and equipment will be advantageous
  • General knowledge of engineering sciences and technology applications in the water and wastewater treatment fields will be advantageous
  • Working knowledge of SHE and Quality assurance methodologies and practices
  • Project Engineering and Project Management Skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to analyse complex problems, interpret operational needs and develop integrated, creative solutions