AECOM Senior Engineer - Electrical in Bellville, South Africa
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The Senior Engineer delivers discipline involvement in projects and ensures effective delivery input of others. Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations, drawings and reports etc. The role includes design development, design review, supervision, coordination and design documentation. Guides junior engineers and independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete design works.
Facilitates over and coordinate small - mid-size project teams of discipline-led engineers.
Performs specific and moderate portions of a broader assignment as an experienced engineer.
Provides specialised technical input into studies and design work for the expertise and identifies discrepancies in results.
Follows existing or develops design procedures to facilitate high-quality, cost-effective work by self and others. Participates in and creates an interdisciplinary review of project deliverables, including BIM spatial reviews (virtual walkthroughs and clash detection).
Has knowledge of construction costs relating to their specific areas of design. Gathers and correlates engineering data using established and well-defined procedures. Prepares technical specifications. Performs work under the agreed-upon budget and schedule with little supervision—technical coordination with authorities for approvals.
Solves problems encountered using knowledge, innovation and modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous works.
Contributes to the area of expertise, providing proposed improvements to existing processes and delivers solutions where precedent may not exist.
Performs technical quality reviews of design calculations, BIM models and drawings, including documentation in project record by adhering to quality, occupational health and safety and corporate standards. Maintains and develops the highest level of technical skills and abilities
Mentoring of junior staff
Client Relationship Management
Begins to build and maintain client relationships.
Attends client meetings as technical support to gather information and discuss project requirements, explain/ defend work, etc.
Participates in the development and preparation of bids and proposals—the ability to present solutions to clients in a professional and technically competent manner.
8+ Years' experience within the built environment after obtainment of Qualification
Bachelor of Science or Engineering from an accredited University
Master of Science or Engineering preferred
Professionally registered as an Engineer with ECSA
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
Business Line: Building Engineering
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: Enterprise Capabilities
Career Area: Engineering
Work Location Model: Hybrid
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