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Element Consulting Engineers Careers

Structural Draughtsperson (Industrial, Commercial, Residential and Civil Structures) (Polokwane)

An opportunity exists in the Polokwane office for a suitably qualified candidate

Minimum Requirements:
  • Draughting diploma or relevant draughting training.
  • Minimum 2-3 years' experience in draughting and detailing of reinforced concrete, structural steel structures and buildings including detailing of rebar.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD for structural and mechanical detailing.
  • Valid driver's licence - own transport will be recommendable.
  • Must be able to work independently.
  • Be able to understand and set up drawings & drawings standards.


  • Carry out detailed drafting work including translating conceptual designs into detailed engineering drawings, flow diagrams and schematics, to make field visits as requested to take measurements.
  • Assist design engineering team with site visits.
  • Assist engineering team with drafting of plans.
  • Develop detailed drawings of system components for construction and installation.
  • Assist engineering teams with design.

Competitive remuneration package is on offer.
Company Benefits include medial aid, pension fund and life cover

Please send us your comprehensive CV's with traceable references to bpetersen@eceng.co.za or fax to (021) 976 8495.

For enquiries contact Barenese Petersen on (021) 975 1718

Civil Engineering position (6-month Fixed-term appointment) (Durbanville)

An opportunity exists for a suitably qualified candidate in our Civil Infrastructure Department, Durbanville office.

The qualifying candidate must be able to commence duties on 4 January 2021

Minimum Requirements:
  • B.Eng or B.Tech Degree with 2-3 years' experience;
  • 1-year minimum experience of NHBRC and general structural inspections of buildings under construction;
  • 2-year minimum experience (Concrete and masonry): General structural designs of residential buildings up to 3-storeys' high with related understanding of precast slabs, fire requirements and the impact thereof on buildings etc.;
  • Valid driver's licence - own transport will be recommendable.
  • 1-year minimum experience in Reinforcing detailing on Probar (AutoCAD);
  • 2-year minimum Prokon design package experience;

Added advantages:
  • Structural design and detailing of steel structures experience;
  • Revit proficiency


  • Structural inspections of buildings for defects with determining possible causes and repairs of such defects;
  • Compile reporting on structural defects;
  • Writing repair methodologies for structural defects of buildings;
  • Compiling construction drawings of residential buildings up to 3-storeys' high on AutoCAD (Concrete and masonry)

Applications of appropriately qualified HDI candidates will receive preference.

Please contact Element Consulting Engineers (Pty) Ltd's HR Dept, bpetersen@eceng.co.za