Egis Kenya Design Engineer Job Vacancy

Egis Kenya

Job Title: Design Engineer

Job Ref No: HR-Rec-01

Job Grade: 4.1

Education / Degree: Degree in Civil Engineering

Years of Experience: 10 years including 5 years for an international company

Overview: The Senior Design Engineer shall be responsible for enabling quality and timely delivery of the required engineering components of all the firms’ projects assigned by the Project Director / Project Manager.

Specific Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Assigning duties to the CAD Team
  • Checking quality of work prepared
  • Keeping track of progress and adhering to deadlines as prescribed by the Project Director / Project Manager
  • Able to prepare Engineering Drawings
  • Managing all Administrative Requirements (hard copies/ soft copies / Server updates)
  • Management the production of the highway design (geometry, drainage, roadside amenities): technical Management and coordination of the design team formed by Design engineers and CAD technicians
  • Be responsible for organization, planning, monitoring (respect of both budget and deadlines) and ensure the quality control of the tasks related to the highway design;
  • Coordinate with other Design teams (Geotechnical, Structures, Environment, Buildings…), compiling the information and managing the interfaces between the different fields of expertise
  • Produce design reports, Bills of Quantities, Costs Estimates and all written documents related to his activity
  • Active reporting to the Project Director/Manager on progress, outstanding issues,
  • Interview and section of new members to the design team
  • Inducting new staff in the design team
  • Data Collection and Collation
  • Performing such duties as may be required by the Project Director / Project Manager from time to time

Minimum Requirements / Qualifications

  • Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Post graduate qualification would be advantageous
  • 10 years of experience as Commercial Assistant / Business Development
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience with an international engineering consulting company
  • Construction background would be a plus
  • Fluent in English
  • French would be advantageous
  • Working Knowledge of CAD programs i.e. Auto CAD, Civil CAD 3D, Project Wise, Sharepoint, BIM
  • Experience in Supervision and Office Support
  • A Team Player able to work under pressure and demonstrate professional coordination
  • Effective interpersonal, communication and multi-tasking skills
  • Decisiveness and ability to work with multiple stakeholders
  • Proactive Approach

Other qualities:

  • Attention to Detail
  • Excellent Communication: Oral and Written
  • Planning and Organizing Skills
  • Professionalism
  • Urgency
  • Flexible
  • Service orientated

If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your application quoting the job title on the email subject to jobs@egiskenya.com before Friday 13th April, 2018.


Engineering and Technical
Updated: March 25, 2018 — 10:17 pm