Windhoek Consulting Engineers (PTY) Ltd has a vacancy for an Engineer: Perway, experienced in Rail and Rural Transport Engineering. The position is site-based.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Develop and maintain railway track designs, considering safety and efficiency.
- Oversee track maintenance activities to ensure optimal performance.
- Manage track alignment and geometry to meet project standards.
- Implement adjustments for curves, gradients, and superelevation.
- Select and test track materials, including ballast and sleepers.
- Conduct quality control to ensure compliance with specifications.
- Supervise perway construction activities, ensuring proper installation and alignment.
- Collaborate with construction teams to address challenges and ensure adherence to timelines.
- Ensure compliance with safety regulations and industry standards.
- Conduct risk assessments and implement safety measures during perway operations.
- Processing and management of associated reporting/documentation.
- Interfacing and managing user-client stakeholders.
Qualifications and Requirements:
- BSc Civil, B Eng Civil, or B Tech (Civil).
- At least 3 – 5 years of relevant experience in a similar environment.
- Experienced in Rural Roads & Railway type projects.
- Design and supervision of civil engineering- and building-type projects.
- Project life cycle project management skills.
- Fluent Caddie/Autocad and Civil Designer skills.
- Exceptional communication, report writing, and computer skills.
- Professional registration with ECN.
- Valid Driver’s License.
Interested candidates who meet all of the requirements of the position must complete the “Application for Employment” Form below. Please provide a cover letter and comprehensive CV as attachments.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 10 November 2023
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified. No correspondence will be entered into on social media.