Pavement Engineer

Client GIBB Engineering & Architecture
Reference # HR2
Published 03/05/2017
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
GIBB’s Roads and Highways Services Sector provides a comprehensive range of services that include traditional consulting services (design, procurement and contract supervision), Public Private Partnership (PPP) solutions and asset management services. This in-cludes high capacity freeways, interchanges and bridges, airport pavements, rural roads (including low volume and haul roads) and municipal infrastructure. The team is supported by transportation and traffic engineers, geotechnical
and material engineers and other specialists.

This Sector is looking for another talented professional to complement their team, in the form of a Pavement Engineer. We welcome your application if you believe you meet the requirements for this position.
Job Functions Civil Engineering
Industries Consulting Services,Engineering
You will be required to identify shortfall of pavement design and materials expertise in the team and work on a range of road, rail and aviation projects.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:
 Conduct, oversee and arrange pavement investigations on site
 Arrange and oversee laboratory testing for pavement investigations
 Interpret material investigations and traffic analysis results to develop pavement designs Able
to design flexible and rigid pavements using appropriate standards
 Be affair of the latest pavement technologies and rehabilitation techniques
 Able to use available pavement design software
 Develop or provide inputs into pavement specifications
 Support project managers, design managers and other senior pavement engineers on pavement related aspects of a project.
 Selection of appropriate material
 Performing and managing the pavement design process using applicable standards
 Implementation of Pavement Management System
 Monitoring Pavement using different evaluation techniques
 Managing, planning, design and design reviews, reporting of projects, method statements.
 Liaising, coordination and follow up with clients, sub-consultants & prequalification and
evaluation of contractors.
 Quantity take off, cost estimate, preparation of tender documents and particular specifications
 Coordinating with the Client and all concerned authorities.
 Performing other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate
 Exposure to QA procedures around Hot Mix Asphalt plant
 Design of appropriate bitumen based surfacing for pavements
If these are only some of your best professional traits, then this could be the next step you take in your career:
 Bsc /BEng : Civil Engineering
 Msc Engineering in Pavement (advantageous)
 Professionally registered with ECSA
 8 years experience on major roads project

We look forward to receiving your application.

Depending on South African permanent residency status, the position can be offered on permanent or contract basis.

Agency CVs submitted during the first two weeks of this advertising period will not attract any fee obligation by GIBB.
Job Closing Date 31/05/2017
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