• Engineering Manager Jobs in South Africa

  • Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.
  • South Africa
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  • 1 - 3 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

Job Description:

Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office packages
Sound Knowledge of quality systems (ISO 9001)
Sound knowledge of Engineering Management techniques
Knowledge & application of safety policies and procedures
Extensive Knowledge of relevant legislation and codes of good practice (eg labour legislation, OHSA) and regulatory requirements
Broad Knowledge of All Engineering Design & Principles
Extensive Knowledge of National and International Standards
Extensive knowledge of Engineering tools / Software
Intimate Knowledge of and application of SANS
Extensive understanding of project controls function
Good Multi-Office Project Experience
Extensive Multi-Project Phase Experience
Extensive Management of Department
Thorough understanding of the project requirements as they relate to scope, cost and schedule


Is responsible for People, activities and performance of the following departments within the applicable office

Process department

Civil department

Mechanical department

Instrumentation & Control department

Design (Drawing Office) department

Piping engineering department

Electrical department

Ensures that a trained, motivated, technical and quality/cost conscious and balanced staff is developed and maintained
Ensures that the quality of the work performed by Engineering is in accordance with Jacobs standard, procedures and clients requirements as laid down in the contract
Motivates the engineering departments to keep abreast of new developments in their area of responsibility
Liaises with Project Managers to ensure that satisfactory progress is being made on all projects to achieve maximum profitability and schedule compliance
Assists the Operations Manager in establishing the corporate/company plans and objectives directed towards attainment of profitable operations and company growth, including determining of priorities between projects
Controls, on an overall basis, the resources within Engineering office
Assesses the performance of his key personnel
Plans for the most effective use of staff
Ensures that the operations within Engineering are in accordance with the general Jacobs policies and organization procedures
Attends pricing reviews & reviews engineering manhours to execute the related scope of work as defined in the proposal

Reviews with the department heads of Engineering

Budgets for overhead and internal projects

Workload, structure, composition and size of the department

Training requirements and career planning (horizontal and vertical) to achieve short and long term objectives

Salary increases and promotions to a senior position and above

Matters pertaining organization and quality

Supports/promotes project control (quality/cost/schedule) for engineering
Takes leadership on Safety & BeyondZero
Participates in engineering trouble cases
Attends management review and progress meetings on quality assurance
Attends meetings of the quality management steering committee
Is involved in laying down Jacobs house rules
Hire and fire personnel in common agreement with Operations Manager and Human Resources Director
Approve salary increases and promotions within Engineering branch


Relevant Tertiary Qualification Engineering (BSc or BEng)

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Engineering/Projects, Consulting Services
Functional Area : Engg. project Mgmt./site Engg./Civil Engg.
Role : Electrical/Electronic
Salary : 200000-400000 P/A
Deadline : 24th Oct 2019

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