Civil Engineer
As one of the world’s largest independent engineering and project management consultancies, Royal HaskoningDHV Southern Africa has always strived to create solutions that contribute to a better society and improve people’s lives. When you’ve been in business for as long as we have (nearly 140 years), there’s no shortage of stories to tell – specifically around how we use digital technologies to prevent flooding, eliminate rush-hour traffic, and better manage crowds in a crisis.

Main Responsibilities:
Acquire, develop and apply knowledge in own area of expertise in order to ensure the technical solutions are in line with technical standards and developments.
Responsible for independently leading and delivering a municipal and / or private sector infrastructure projects from inception stage, through feasibility, design, construction (contract administration) up to and including close-out
Applying the principles of civil engineering to solve complex engineering challenges using knowledge, innovation and experience with aim of Client satisfaction.
Municipal Infrastructure Services Development Design, Construction Monitoring and Contract Administration experience with a focus on successful delivery of water and sanitation projects
Client liaison and business development
Guide and coach project members with regards to the technical contribution to projects and mentor junior engineers / technologists / technicians
Manage own projects, where applicable under the coordination of a project manager and support project planning, coordinate assigned subprojects or tasks to ensure execution and delivery, within the RHDHV project management guidelines or overall project plan.
Engage with clients and key stakeholders, primarily within projects but also in line with client management objectives
Asset management of water structures.

 Minimum qualifications, skills and experience:
BEng, BSc or BTech (Civil) Engineering
Registered with ECSA as Professional Engineer (Pr Eng)/Technologist (Pr Tech Eng)
Minimum of 7 years’ (BEng/BSc) or 10 years’ (B Tech) practical experience in the design and implementation of water, sewerage and flood management related services.
Municipal and /or consulting engineering work experience
Proficient in Civil 3D and/or Civil Designer
Proficient in MS Office suite
Technical excellence
Conceptual ability
Analytical ability
Achievement (result) oriented
Accuracy/ attention to detail
Basic programming skills
Pump station and Abstraction work knowledge will be an advantage (But not required)

Behavioural competencies:
Excellent technical writing skills, with good communication and time management skills.
Maintaining up-to-date knowledge of statutory procedures and technical standards.
Ability to work independently, but also to function well in a team environment.
Good communication and inter-personal skills required to build and maintain client relations.
Ability to integrate and cooperate with other engineering and non-engineering disciplines