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Expat - Irrigation Engineer (CID) - Out of Harare,Zimbabwe

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #10511
Job Location Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
Company Type Agriculture Operations / Agri / Exports
Job Role Expat - Irrigation Engineer (CID)
Joining Date Flexible / April 2020
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Expat package offered

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Open
Degree Four-year bachelor’s degree in engineering (required) and / or a master’s degree in engineering

Job Description

Out of Harare,Zimbabwe
  • Job Status: Closed

We are representing one of our highly respected clients in Zimbabwe and are aiding them in their search for a qualified and experienced Irrigation Engineer to join them in their Agriculture operations, based in Zimbabwe

Irrigation engineers work on large or complicated landscape irrigation projects or in states that require construction plans be approved by an engineer or landscape architect. Engineers analyze existing site surveys, conduct research and identify potential structural and environmental problems. They design systems that meet all requirements, protect the structural integrity of the site and comply with all regulations. Irrigation engineers develop cost estimates and impact studies, and are actively involved in surveying and construction on the job site.
Responsibilities include:
Meet with clients, engineers and building architects to discuss project objectives, budget and other requirements.
Review environmental assessments, survey reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, aerial photography, and other topographical and geologic data.
Analyze traffic patterns, soil drainage and conservation problems, water supply and flow, and other environmental conditions to identify engineering problems and assess project’s potential impact.
Compute load and grade requirements, water flow rates and material stress factors to determine design specifications.
Develop efficient and cost-effective irrigation designs that meet all requirements.
Prepare site plans, specifications, cost estimates and environmental impact assessment.
Direct or participate in surveying to establish reference points, grades and elevations to guide construction.<
Monitor job site progress and ensure compliance with design specifications and environmental, safety and other government regulations.

Key Skills
Excellent analytical skills.
Team-working skills.
Problem solving skills.
Good time management.
Excellent IT skills.
Communication skills.

  • Job Role: Expat - Irrigation Engineer (CID)
  • Industry: Agriculture
  • Salary: Expat package offered

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Four-year bachelor’s degree in engineering required; master’s degree in engineering preferred.
Five years civil or structural engineering and irrigation experience required; field experience in construction, irrigation or landscape installation preferred.
Proficiency with AutoCAD or other design and geographic information systems (GIS) software.
Professional Engineer (PE) and Certified Irrigation Designer (CID) qualified and experienced would be a distinct advantage

Additional Requirements

Irrigation Engineer
Agricultural Engineer

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