Project Technical Leader (Engineering) - Cape Town

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • In working for a well established international engineering company, the successful candidate will produce technical deliverables and will be managing a team of Engineers and Technicians in the design, procurement & contract administration of large scale multi-disciplinary infrastructure projects.


  • Company: Engineering company
  • Location: Cape Town Central
  • Date Posted: 31 January 2020
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Nationality: South African
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Qualifications: B. Eng / B.Tech Eng AND Pr. Eng / Pr. Tech Eng
  • Assignment: Permanent

Job Description

  • Document and design Class 3-5 road projects, stormwater infrastructure and municipal services
  • Document and design
  • Review technical project deliverables
  • Train and manage Engineers and Technicians
  • Put together tender documents
  • Compile and present presentations and reports
  • Ensure technical deliverables are produced in the correct design and good quality with regards to the implementation of roads, sewer, stormwater, ducting, water, pavements and earth works
  • Compile Bill of Quantities and specifications to SANS1200 and COLTO
  • Procure contractors and consultants in accordance to Client Supply Chain Management Policies
  • Put together Tender documents in CIBD format as well as evaluate and adjust tenders as needed
  • Take up duties of the Engineer in accordance with GCC2015
  • Compile close out and as-built drawings and reports
  • Mentor Technicians and Engineers using Civil Designer/Civil3D and AutoCAD software
  • Ensure projects are completed and are within budget in a timeous manner by successfully managing a team
  • Supply technical resources and elements to various aspects of plans
  • Problem solving and creating different solutions to problems
  • Provide best practice solutions to the company as well as keep updated on current technologies
  • Ensure Risk and Quality Management Principles are applied and apply effective financial controlling solutions
  • Minute technical meetings

Minimum Requirements

  • B. Eng / B.Tech Eng
  • Pr. Eng / Pr. Tech Eng
  • Minimum 10 years POST Pr Registration
  • Exp. in Greenfield and Brownfield projects
  • Exp. in GCC2015, SANS1200 & COLTO
  • Proficient in Civil Designer, Civil3D and AutoCAD
  • Valid drivers’ license

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