Senior Mechanical Engineer (Engineering) - KZN

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • In working for a well established Engineering company, the successful candidate’s main purpose will be to consult in the field of plumbing, medical gases, plumbing, lifts, escalators, AC, heating/ ventilation as well as refrigeration.


  • Company: Engineering company
  • Location: Pietermatrizburg
  • Date Posted: 4 October 2019
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Nationality: South African EE
  • Salary: Neg. depending on exp
  • Qualifications: N. Diploma / Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Assignment: Permanent

Job Description

  • Ensure client requirements are adhered to and that a fitting system is put in place for any defined environment
  • Liaise with other consultants to discuss project information
  • Compile and design service requirements and prepare all engineering drawing to go with client specifications
  • Conduct option analysis and total cost of ownership to determine the best application with regards to value for money
  • Identify maintenance services and agreements for existing infrastructures and assets and the management thereof
  • Compile all materials and information needed to form quotations/tenders/bids
  • Assist clients in selecting suitable vendors, suppliers and contractors
  • Negotiable on behalf of clients in the ordering and signing off of contracts
  • Ensure project schedules are adhered to by various contractors and vendors and ensure the quality thereof
  • Manage as required the procedures and changes on site
  • Ensure correct training is given to the operator/ owner to enable safe operation and maintenance
  • Compile and complete all project documentation and paperwork
  • Create project reports for clients

Minimum Requirements

  • N. Diploma/ Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Registered with ECSA: PR Eng/ PR Tech
  • 10 years’ exp as a Senior Mechanical Engineer
  • Exp. in HVAC Design, construction supervision, tender documentation compilation and progress payments evaluations
  • Exp in conducting conditional assessments for existing mechanical services
  • Technical report writing skills
  • Fire Engineering system exp.
  • Mechanical Service exp in designing Health Care Facilities
  • Valid driver’s license

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