Civil Engineer Opportunity

Remuneration: Basic salary
Location: Nelspruit
Reference: #NEL005072/EL


Job description

Construction company requires a civil engineer in Nelspruit.

Please note that all applications need to include copies of all relevant qualifications, drivers licence and ID.



  • Matric/Grade 12 certificate
  • A BSc degree in Civil Engineering or B Tech in Civil Engineering is essential
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer with Engineering Council of South Africa
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in the civil, construction and building industry
  • Good administrative skills and IT skills are essential
  • Experience with related software packages such as CAD; common design packages; MS Project Management, Micro station
  • Strong project management skills, including civil and construction management, scheduling and planning
  • Must have strong operational health and safety management  experience and knowledge
  • Strong project management skills, including civil and construction management, scheduling and planning
  • Valid code 8 driver’s license and own transport

Duties (including but not limited to):

  • Analyse survey reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, aerial photography, and other topographical or geologic data to plan projects
  • Plan and design transportation or hydraulic systems and structures, following construction and government standards, using design software and drawing tools
  • Compute load and grade requirements, water flow rates, and material stress factors to determine design specifications
  • Inspect project sites to monitor progress and ensure conformance to design specifications and safety or sanitation standards
  • Direct construction, operations, and maintenance activities at direct or participate in surveying to lay out installations and establish reference points, grades, and elevations to guide construction
  • Estimate quantities and cost of materials, equipment, or labor to determine project feasibility
  • Prepare or present public reports, such as bid proposals, deeds, environmental impact statements, and property and right-of-way descriptions
  • Test soils and materials to determine the adequacy and strength of foundations, concrete, asphalt, or steel

Applicant must reside in Nelspruit or surrounding area.

Only South African citizens, who are suitably qualified, live in the applicable area and meet the requirements of the position are eligible to apply for this vacancy.

Please take note: If you have not been contacted within 14 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.


Please send your CV to / fax 086 459 4545 or visit our website to upload your CV and for more information.


Posted on 19 Jun 12:52

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