AECOM Senior Engineer in Durban, South Africa

Business Line Transportation

Position Title Senior Engineer

South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal


Job Summary

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide essential design and management support to the Team Leader;

  • Guide and mentor junior subordinate staff.

Conceptual and detailed design of civil infrastructure projects, as relates to:

  • Earthworks, roads, storm-water reticulation, sewer reticulation and water reticulation.

  • Preparation/checking of contract documentation and bills of quantities.

  • Project management, ad-hoc site supervision and admiration of contracts; Undertake projects adhering to a quality management system and ensure they are executed to high technical standards and within budgets and programme.

  • Complete any other work related to projects within the department.

  • Assist with business development i.e. drafting of proposals and tenders.

Minimum Requirements


  • Minimum of 7 years experience within a Consulting Engineering environment.

Personal attributes :

  • Committed individual; ability to plan, lead and execute work independently; good communication skills; ability to work and support a professional team in a multi-disciplinary environment.

  • Ability to multi-task - work on several projects simultaneously.

Other comments:

  • Own reliable transport and valid driver's licence;

  • Proficient in AutoCAD; MS Office suite and civil 3D

Preferred Qualifications

  • BTech Civil Engineering/BSc Civil Engineering, Preferably registered as a Professional Engineer/Technologist or close to registration.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Country South Africa

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 156290BR