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Senior/Lead Electrical Engineer

Job Information
LocationEngineering Jobs in Western Cape
SalaryR1.2mil - R850k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBSc/BEng/BTech Electrical Engineering
Experience10 - 20 years

Job Description

A reputable firm of Consulting Engineers is looking to appoint a Senior/Lead Electrical Engineer in the Cape Town offices. The successful candidate will be appointed at a level commensurate with his/her competence.

The successful candidate will manage and continually develop the electrical design therein. This includes understanding the market within which the firm operates, the needs of existing and potential clients and the total proposition on offer from the firm.

You will be responsible for building collaborative relationships within the SMEP team, other business areas, geographies; and client and non-client organisations. In addition, you will be able to articulate a vision, your design and strategies; and co-ordinate to meet the needs of the client and deliver profitable results for the firm.

Minimum Responsibilities:

BSc/BEng/BTech Electrical Engineering.

Achievement of Professional accreditation (or in the process of achieving professional accreditation)

Preference will be given to South African nationals. Demonstrable knowledge of the industry within Cape Town will be advantageous

Extensive experience (10+) in the field of electrical design and experience across a range of medium to large scale projects and / or building types

Be able to design and deliver electrical engineering solutions on major and/or complex projects

Experience of leading teams and managing multi-disciplinary projects

Able to understand the balance of engineering priorities on differing projects

Able to quickly develop successful client relationships

Ability to work under pressure and meet strict deadlines is essential

Excellent planning and organisation skills

Excellent communications skills (both written and verbal) with good customer facing skills

Your responsibilities will include:

Undertaking electrical design elements for major projects in a lead discipline engineer role

Working closely with principal designers to lead MEP Services Design

Undertaking multidisciplinary project management role

Managing the production of drawings and reports and preparing co-ordinating electrical specifications

Supervising, planning and co-ordinating the work of others and co-ordinating work with engineers of other disciplines

Attending meetings and communicating with clients to establish their needs

Managing project team to ensure production of deliverables to agreed timelines and within budget

Providing technical guidance and mentoring to junior members of the team

Should you meet the above requirements, please send a detailed CV to Roxanne on; or call Roxanne/Jotham/Merinda/Kathryn on 021 555 0432

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