AECOM Executive Bridge Lead in Centurion, South Africa
South Africa - Gauteng, Centurion
Duties & Responsibilities
Bridges Lead Responsibilities:
Leads a team, sub discipline, key client group or mid-large projects.
Co-ordinates and provides technical management for mid-large size projects
Manages technical client relationships and plays a major role in selling
Manages discipline department staff
Leads technical business development work
Provides specialised technical input to studies and design for staff's specific area of expertise
Approves and signs off on work
Leads in one or more areas of technology
Provides estimates for the engineering budget and schedule and oversees technical resources to meet requirements on large, complex projects
Conducts assignments in the engineering field
Plans, controls, organises and manages complex projects
Makes recommendations on alternate solutions to engineering problems
Prepares and presents technical reports, institutes changes in methods, designs or equipment
Project leader and generally heads a business unit or technical team
Minimum of 15 years of relevant experience in a Consulting Engineering environment, specialising in Bridges.
Strong background in terms of Bridge design on major road and rail projects.
Demonstrate suitable experience on SANRAL, provincial projects, as well as international projects would be advantageous.
Experience in BIM, Revit and specialist design software for Bridge infrastructure design.
Ability to work independently or in team environment.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Strong business networking skills within the industry.
Committed and motivated individual.
Ability to multi-task – work on several projects simultaneously.
Ability to plan, leads, support and execute work independently or within a multi-disciplinary project team environment.
Passionate about skills development and mentoring of junior staff.
Own reliable transport
Proficiency in industry-standard design and project management software
Although projects will predominantly be in South Africa, the candidate will need to demonstrate a willingness to undertake projects within Africa, while being based in the Bellville Office.
Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
Professionally registered with the Engineering Council of South Africa
Relevant Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering will be preferred
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 - Civil
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country South Africa
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 246143BR
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.