DESIGN ENGINEER, WATER AND WASTEWATER

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Lidwala Consulting Engineers is a provider of specialised infrastructure solutions throughout Africa with headquarters in Johannesburg South Africa.

At Lidwala we strive to attract, recruit, develop, motivate and retain the best people who live and deliver on Lidwala’s values.

Lidwala is currently seeking a suitable candidate to fill the following position, to be based in Bryanston:

DESIGN ENGINEER, WATER AND WASTEWATER

QUALIFICATION: B. Eng or B.Tech with minimum 10 years of experience

REGISTRATION: Preferable

KNOWLEDGE:

1 Design of large diameter steel pipelines/reticulation systems and Water and Waste Water Treatment Works;
2 Experience should include projects where the candidate has had hands on design and project management level experience;
3 Additional experience in surge/water hammer analysis would be a distinct advantage
4 High level of knowledge of the following design software is required:
• Epanet
• Hammer
• Civil Designer Suite
• Surge 2010MS Office
• MS Project

KEY PERFORMANCE AREAS:
• Manage and/or conduct the design phase for various water/waste water projects
• Manage construction phase for various water/waste water projects
• Manage and/or conduct the design phase for various water/waste water projects
• Transfer of knowledge and skills to junior staff

Objective: To ensure that all aspects of the investigation and design for water/waste water projects are conducted to agreed standards and specifications.

Key Performance Indicators:
• Detail communication with all role-players to establish project scope
• Execute design process in line with project plan
• Conduct preliminary /detail investigation to obtain all information for water/waste water design
• Manage/execute Preliminary and Detail design in line with all relevant design codes and specifications
• Manage/execute design optimisation
• Manage/do all design drawings and details
• Implement quality checks and sign off design
• Compile contract documentation if required
• Keep abreast with latest developments in water/waste water design trends

Manage construction phase for various structural projects

Objective: To successfully manage the construction phase for water/waste water projects

Key Performance Indicators:
• Detail communication with all role-players in line with project scope and contractual requirements

• Manage construction phase in line with General Conditions of Contract and Project Specifications
• Manage site staff and laboratory and implement quality plan on site
• Ensure full contractual compliance in terms of time quality and cost
• Manage contractual communication between all parties including claims and disputes
• Manage completion, sign-off and defects correction.

The company offers a market related remuneration package with benefits.

Email your CV and covering letter to: recruitment@lidwala.com.

Key Performance Indicators