AECOM Senior Structural Engineer in Bellville, South Africa
South Africa - Western Cape, Bellville
Develop and prepare structural designs for industrial and commercial buildings.
Lead a design team and liaise with other professional team members and contractors.
Take responsibility for structural design and drawings.
Attend planning, design and site meetings, and ad-hoc site inspections.
Compilation of bids and proposals.
Provide coaching and guidance to less experienced staff, engineers, and designers to increase technical competence, as well as knowledge of systems and procedures.
Undertake technical reviews / audits to ensure that designs are in accordance with project / study requirements and company objectives and are produced in a timely and cost-effective manner.
To work in a safe manner, complying with and actively contributing to the company Health, Safety and Environmental HSE policies, manuals, and procedures.
Work to ensure the implementation of safety and integrity principles in structural documentation
Promote compliance with all relevant engineering standards and internal procedures for all design activities
Prepare and contribute to technical memos and reports, within areas of expertise
Minimum 10 years’ relevant experience and professionally registered with ECSA or similar approved.
Solid knowledge and understanding of structural analysis software like Tekla Structural Designer / Etabs / Robot / Prokon
Revit Structures knowledge will be advantageous
Technical Competence - in terms of core engineering theory from first principles and ability to extend theory to new and complex problems
Tekla Structural Designer
Must have substantial experience in the design of reinforced concrete and structural steel buildings
Finite element design of concrete structures, specifically flat slab design
Experience in leading a design team, including resource planning and design time frame estimates
Superior interpersonal and communication skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work under pressure and understand the importance of delivery and client satisfaction
Strong analytical, literacy and numerical skills
Proven effective leadership skills and ability to work within a multidisciplinary team
Good commercial awareness / risk management skills
Good planning and organizational skills
Ability to function with minimal supervision
Ability to delegate tasks and effectively supervise others
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Structural
Business Line Building Engineering
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country South Africa
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 254437BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.