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Senior Geometrics Design Engineer

Company WSP Group Africa
Reference # WSP/T&I/BRY/07/2020
Published 09/02/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Bryanston, Gauteng, South Africa
Introduction

THE COMPANY:

WSP is one of the most diverse consulting firms in Africa. To further our strategic business expansion plan, we are seeking new employees who are loyal, committed, competent and proud to work for us. We are committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment.
Job Functions Engineering
Industries Consulting Services
Specification

KEY ROLE:

Experience as a Civil Engineer with Bentley software specialization or geometrics design experience in Highways Design is required for this role based in Bryanston with projects across the Transport & Infrastructure business unit. The Incumbent will utilize their qualifications and experience in Geometrics and Highways Design Engineering to work within a team of professional engineers and technologists in delivering projects related to Infrastructure, with proven competence in modelling Highways and Civil Engineering Designs of road networks, site earthworks, drainage, geometrics clash detection and be able to develop and interpret detail designs.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Assist with the preparation of cost estimates for working hours on project design
•Keep up to date with environmental matters, and be aware of policy and developments in this area
•Review technical submissions
•Ability to work in a team environment and must have excellent verbal and written skills
•Detail oriented with strong skills in Infrastructure analysis
•Client liaison and project management
•Undertake and lead team to execute geometrics design tasks as part of project development.
•Successfully interface with staff from a range of other disciplines (traffic, civil, planning, geotechnical, etc.) to support a diverse range of projects
•Grow and develop the BENTLEY capabilities within the geometrics engineering team,•

HEALTH AND SAFETY:

•Role model standards for SHEQ performance and behaviour consistent with the company’s health, safety, environmental and quality vision and policies by influencing those around you
•Contributing to the identification of SHEQ risks and driving processes to achieve Zero Harm
•Embracing, displaying and promoting the company values and ensuring a safe working environment is maintained at all times

ETHICS

Adhere to the highest standards of ethical behavior aligned with the company policies
Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

•BEng or BSc Civil Engineering
•Professional Engineer registered with ECSA
•5 to 8 years’ experience in a similar role
•Extensive experience with Bentley design suite software – Microstation, OpenRoads, Open Flows, ProjectWise
•Experience working on large, international roads projects
•Experienced with SANRAL projects
•Major and minor road corridor modelling, including intersections, roundabouts and interchanges•

KEY COMPETENCIES AND GENERIC SKILLS:

•Good problem-solving abilities and analytical skills
•Strong technical skills
•Ability to understand how a structure will behave (stress testing & analysis)
•Confidence in own abilities and decision-making
•Excellent verbal and written skills
•Technical report writing
•Strong (proven) management and interpersonal skills
•Self-training ability, with an affinity to learn new design technologies
•Self-motivated and a driver
•Strong (proven) management and interpersonal skills
•Strong project management skills
Job Closing Date 23/02/2021
   
   
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