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Design Engineer (EU Passport holder, German Speaking, 12 month contract) - International

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #9761
Job Location International
Company Type Construction
Job Role Design Engineer (EU Passport holder, German Speaking, 12 month contract)
Joining Date February 2020
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Senior Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location International
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Any but must be an EU Passport holder
Degree Qualified Structural Engineer

Job Description

  • Job Status: Closed

Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for the production of all design engineering output as required by contract.
Will take the Clients Engineer details from final design to design for construction.
Will produce technical submittals and submit them to the Clients Engineer for approval.
Will produce drawings on CAD.
Will do BIM model updates to the point of as built submission.
Specification of alternative materials if applicable.
Ensure that all design detailing is done in line with the project programme and that at no time approvals of design delay the project works.
Liaise with the logistics and procurement manager to ensure the correct specification and quantity of materials are ordered.
Liaise with the construction team to ensure that construction is being carried out to the most current design and they fully understand what they are constructing.
Produce a weekly design report for submission to the Project Director and Construction manager.
Monitor and respond to any site instructions or variations, where design input is required.
Incorporate health and safety and quality into the methodology of the design.
Distribute approved design information to the project team.

Key Skills
Qualified Structural Engineer
5 Years’ experience in construction engineering with a specific emphasis on concrete and underground services works design.
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and written, in German and English, with the management, construction supervisors, workforce, suppliers, sub-contractors, and Client representative
. Good communications skills.
Good organisational and problem-solving skills
Able to interpret and understand, drawings, technical information including materials specifications
Proficient in MS Office.
Proficient with CAD.
Proficient with Autodesk BIM360.
Good Administrative skills.
Must have the ability to work within strict deadlines and under pressure while maintaining a professional demeanour.

  • Job Role: Design Engineer (EU Passport holder, German Speaking, 12 month contract)
  • Industry: Construction / Civils / Architectural
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience

Additional Requirements

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