Structural Engineer

Construction ~ Engineering
Cape Town – Western Cape – South Africa

Reporting directly to the Engineering Manager. As a Structural Design Engineer based in the Western Cape, you will undertake comprehensive structural engineering tasks, including site inspections, design work, checking, and remediation. The role also encompasses the mentorship of graduate engineers and the facilitation of CPD training courses.
 
Expect to travel frequently within Southern Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa, with responsibilities that include climbing onto roofs for onsite assessments. You will play a crucial role in influencing and negotiating with diverse stakeholders to maximise business impact while supporting sales growth and customer relationship management in the region.
 
Relevant Qualification & Experience required:
Qualification:
  • PR Eng. Structural Engineer
 
Experience And Skills:
  • 3+ years in Structural design environment in the building industry.
  • Previously involved in projects involving using gang nails or ultra-span trusses.
  • Ability to work cross-functionally and manage multiple stakeholders.
  • Analytical mindset with the ability to interpret data, draw insights, and make data-driven decisions.
  • Experienced in influencing and negotiating with diverse stakeholders at all organisational levels to maximise business impact.
  • Ability to influence Engineers/Architects to specify our products.
  • Experience in mentoring candidate engineers who are applying for professional status.
  • Understand and implement relevant Sans codes.