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Element Consulting Engineers Careers

Vacancies: Permanent

Project Manager: Civil Engineer (East London)

We require the services of a Professional Civil Engineer/ Technologist and registered as a Pr.CPM. with experience in management and implementation (Project Management) of civil engineering infrastructure projects.

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Professional Engineer (Pr Eng) with minimum 5 years relevant experience or
  • Professional Technologist (Pr Tech Eng): 5 years relevant experience, and
  • Registration as Pr.CPM (will be an advantage).

Proven experience of:

  • Project Management of Civil/Structural Engineering projects
  • The consulting engineering industry
  • ISO 9001 quality management
  • Client liaison and reporting
  • Program and cashflow management
  • GCC, JBCC, NEC 3 and SANS 1200 and COLTO specifications;
  • Developing project specifications and tender documents;
  • Understanding of CIDB and the SIPDM;
  • Administrative, Communication, Writing and Presentation skills; as well as
  • Working with and co-ordinating work with other professional service providers.
  • Must have own transport and valid driver's license.

Computer Skills:

  • AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Bill, Civil Designer and Microsoft Office (incl. MS Projects)

Competitive remuneration on offer

To apply, forward your CV to bpetersen@eceng.co.za or fax to (021) 976 8495.

For enquiries contact Barenese Petersen (Durbanville) (021) 975 1718

Electrical Engineer (East London)

We require the services of a professionally registered Electrical Engineer to fulfil the functions of Design, Project Management and Contract Administration for our Building Services Department in our East London Office.

ECE offers a competitive salary negotiable based on experience and qualifications. Medical aid, group life and provident fund is included in total cost of employment and is compulsory to all ECE staff.

Minimum Requirements:

  • BSc, BEng in Electrical Engineering with no less than 5 years relevant experience in the design, project management and construction administration of electrical building services and registered as a Pr Eng with ECSA, or
  • BTech in Electrical Engineering with no less than 5 years relevant experience in the design, project management and construction administration of electrical building services and registered as a Pr Tech with ECSA, or
  • National Diploma (ND) in Electrical Engineering with no less than 10 years relevant experience in the design, project management and construction administration of electrical building services and registered as a Pr Techni with ECSA;
  • Computer Skills: AutoCAD, MicroStation, Retic Master, Relux and Microsoft Office (including MS Projects);
  • Proven Administrative, Communication, Writing and Presentation skills;
  • Proven track record of working with and co-ordinating work with other professional service providers;
  • Proven track record of good working relations with Client bodies;
  • Ability and experience in leading a project team and mentoring junior staff members;
  • Work well under pressure, independently and in a team environment;
  • Deltek Management System (or similar) experience;
  • Valid South African drivers licence with own reliable transport;
  • Quality Management System (QMS) experience;
  • HDI status will be an advantage.

Job Specification:

  • Liaising with Clients and other Professional Service providers;
  • Prepare Designs, Drawings, Specifications and Tender Documents;
  • Fulfil Project Management functions, including programme, financial and quality management, project administration and project reporting.
  • Undertake and co-ordinate Contract Administrative Functions, including Site inspections, Cost Estimates, Contract Administration and Certifications;
  • Conduct site visits and inspections, quality checks, on-site measurements and attend and provide inputs at site and technical meetings;
  • Knowledge of Eskom standards and procedures, design of overhead and underground networks including substations would be an advantage;
  • Bulk services investigations and liaison with supply Authorities;
  • Building services incorporating energy efficiency into the designs including Electronic services (Access Control, CCTV, Fire Detection);
  • Ability to incorporate mechanical works will be an advantage.


To apply, forward your CV to bpetersen@eceng.co.za or fax to (021) 976 8495.

For enquiries contact Barenese Petersen (Durbanville) (021) 975 1718

Printable/PDF version:Electrical Engineer East London.pdf

Civil Engineering Designer (George)

An opportunity exists in the George office for a suitably qualified candidate.

Minimum Requirements:

  • B Eng degree in Civil Engineering
  • Minimum one year's design experience
  • Experience in general municipal services, water, sanitation, streets and stormwater
  • Working knowledge of AutoCad Civil 3D
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own transport
  • Must be able to work independently

We offer:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Exposure to a wide range of aspects of Civil Engineering projects
  • Exposure and mentoring to register as a PrEng


To apply, forward your CV to bpetersen@eceng.co.za or fax to (021) 976 8495.

For enquiries contact Barenese Petersen (Durbanville) (021) 975 1718

Printable/PDF version:Civil Engineering Designer (George).pdf

Vacancies: Contract positions

Employer's Agent Representative (Ebenaeser)

We require the services of a professionally registered Civil Engineer/Technologist to fulfil the primary functions of Employer's Agent Representative (Engineer's Representative) for the CONSTRUCTION OF THE EBENAESER BULK IRRIGATION REVITALISATION PROJECT, WESTERN PROVINCE.
The appointment is for a period of 18 months, subject to completion date of the project.

Minimum Requirements:

  • BSc, BEng in Civil Engineering with not less than 8 years relevant experience in the site supervision and construction administration of GRP or similar large diameter pipelines and registered as a PrEng or PrTech with ECSA;
  • Computer Skills: Microsoft Office (including MS Projects, Excel and Word);
  • Proven experience in the supervision and construction administration of similar projects;
  • Working knowledge of GCC 2015 general conditions of contract and SANS 1200 specifications;
  • Proven Administrative, Communication, Writing and Presentation skills;
  • Experience in civil engineering quantities and preparation of works cost estimates;
  • Valid South African drivers' licence with own reliable transport;
  • HDI status will be an advantage.

Job Specification:

  • Senior Employer's Agent Representative responsible for the daily site supervision and construction administration of the project, based in East London;
  • Liaising with Client bodies, business owners, stakeholders and dealing with the public;
  • Lead, co-ordinate and mentor junior site staff;
  • Fulfil Project Management functions, including programme, financial and quality management, project administration and project reporting.
  • Undertake and co-ordinate Contract Administrative Functions, including Site inspections, Cost Estimates, Contract Administration and Certifications;
  • Conduct site visits and inspections, quality checks, on-site measurements and attend and provide inputs at site and technical meetings.


To apply, forward your CV to bpetersen@eceng.co.za or fax to (021) 976 8495.

For enquiries contact Barenese Petersen (Durbanville) (021) 975 1718

Printable/PDF version:Employer's Agent Representative (Ebenaeser).pdf