Senior Mechanical Engineer (Engineering) - Cape Town

Agent: Yvette Rautenbach

  • In working in a well established Engineering firm, the successful candidate would implement the company's systems and processes in overseeing projects, teams and clients. They will be required to design the mechanical building services - HVAC and wet services and additionally will carry the responsibility of Technical Project Leader and manage a mechanical engineering team.


  • Company: Engineering company
  • Location: Cape Town Central
  • Date Posted: 4th Feb 2020
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Nationality: South African
  • Salary: Neg depending on Experience
  • Qualifications: B. Eng or B.Sc Mechanical Engineering AND Pr Eng Registered
  • Assignment: Permanent

Job Description

  • Design of Mechanical Building Services: wet services & HVAC, also fire is advantageous.
  • Preparation of Tenders, Specs and documentation for Contracts for construction.
  • Managing, planning, organizing and controlling projects.
  • Drawing up and submitting Tenders and Bids.
  • Control of AR & WIP.
  • Ensuring clients are satisfied at all times.
  • Use of company QMS.
  • Managing and advising junior staff.
  • Making potential clients aware of our products and services.
  • Overseeing efforts, revenue taking and project variances.
  • Experience in Project management would be preferred.

Minimum Requirements

  • B. Eng or B. Sc Mechanical Engineering
  • Pr Eng registered
  • 3 year’s post registration experience in mechanical building services projects
  • PMP optional, but would be highly beneficial
  • 5 year’s design experience in mechanical building services projects
  • Proven construction monitoring and contract administration experience.
  • Working knowledge of relevant South African standards (SANS, National Building Regulations)
  • Valid Drivers’ License

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