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Head of Department: Structures

Job Information
LocationEngineering Jobs in Cape Town
SalaryR720k - R580k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc Eng, PrEng
Experience10 years

Job Description

Due to the expansion of my client into Africa, this medium sized, reputable firm of Consulting Engineers is looking to appoint a Structural Head of Department.

The successful candidate will hold a BSc Civil Engineers, be Professionally Registered and have a minimum of 10 years structural experience.

You will be in charge if the structural design technicians and detailers. You will be involved in Industrial, Commercial and Residential structures.

The successful candidate must:

- be able to work independently and manage his own design team. This will include the management/programming of all

the technical work flow for the structural division. This will include overflow work coming from Namibia and Angola.

- perform all duties normally required of a senior engineer – design, management, site supervision, client liaison etc

- have good people skills

- have good communication skills

- be a team player

- be motivated and driven

- be well versed in AutoCAD, Prokon or any other relevant structural design program

- be willing to impart his/her knowledge onto the junior engineers/technicians

- be willing to also assist with the day-to-day running of the Cape Town office where required.

The candidate’s future growth will depend on his/her ability to successfully run the structural division, retain and satisfy their current client and grow our market share.

The position is available from January 2012.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 605 3312. You can also contact Roxanne on 021 555 0432.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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