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Highways & Bridges Leader

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Johannesburg
SalaryR1.5k - R750k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc. Eng.
Experience15+ years

Job Description

A Leading firm of Consulting Engineers has a vacancy for a Highways & Bridges Leader to be based in Johannesburg.

Minimum Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

BSc Eng degree qualified and have achieved professional qualification

Plus MBA or Commercial qualification would be an added advantage

Minimum 15 years of engineering work experience

Pr Eng or Pr Tech Eng registered

In depth knowledge of South African design engineering procedures and other international design codes

Be able to assist in the design and delivery of highways and bridges engineering solutions on major and/or complex projects

Strategic thinker with proven experience of developing and implementing creative and successful engineering solutions

Excellent programme management skills including the ability to handle multiple projects

Must have SANRAL experience

Expert in providing project management guidance and direction on multi-disciplinary projects

Able to understand the balance of engineering priorities on differing projects

Ability to motivate individuals to work collaboratively as a team

Excellent people management skills and experience of managing staff at all levels

Able to quickly develop successful client relationships

Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines is essential

Excellent communications skills (both written and verbal)

Able to demonstrate strong commercial awareness

Strong networking skills within the industry

Proven experience and business development

Fosters the long-term learning and development of others and has a focus on the development intent and effect rather than on the formal role of training.

Identifying business opportunities and put action plans in place

Analytical, creative and conceptual thinking.

Negotiation of the best terms for the firm and managing legal and contractual aspects

Working closely with key stakeholders to deliver solutions which exceed client expectations

Maintaining an overview of Highways engineering and Bridges design quality

Supervision and management of the overall Highways and Bridges design accounting centres in line with the balance scorecard

Attending meetings and communicating with clients to establish their needs

Communicating and liaising with clients and managing client meetings as required

Supporting executive management in business and technical development

Providing technical guidance and mentoring to junior members of the team

Representing Arup externally at conferences and seminars; promoting the philosophy of the firm

Assist in developing engineering solutions from concept through to implementation stage

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to You can also contact Jotham 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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