Job Title
Environmental Engineering – Civil Design Engineer
Employment Type
Full Time
3 years
Job Published
13 March 2023
Job Reference No.

Job Description

The main duties associated with the position include the following:

  • Rehabilitation design of opencast and mine residue facilities
  • Stormwater designs associated with rehabilitated landforms
  • Financial provision determination aligned with the latest regulations
  • Quantitative risk assessments associated with mining activities
  • Running and debugging of programs developed for earthworks movement, survey manipulation, etc.
  • Developing of new code as and when required for predictive modelling, earthworks movement, stormwater design and quantitative risk assessments

The requirements associated with the position are as follows (mandatory):

  • 0 – 3 years of relevant experience
  • Applicable MEng or MSc Eng degree
  • Good fundamental understanding and knowledge of storm water design and/or Earthworks movement
  • Candidate should be proficient in MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook and MS PowerPoint
  • Candidate should be proficient in AutoCad Civil 3D or Microstation
  • The candidate should be inclined towards programming in python/VBA

Preference to candidates with the following attributes:

  • Experience in storm water management and/or earthworks movement
  • Experience with Conceptual designs, Preliminary designs, Detailed designs, and Construction drawings and tender documents (i.e. BOQ’s and works information) is preferable
  • Proficiency in VBA/Python coding will be advantageous
  • Good critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills, fluent in English
  • Dynamic, self-motivated, takes responsibility and ownership of tasks
  • Able to manage time effectively
  • Attention to detail