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Chief Engineer Grade a Mechanical at Western Cape Dept of Health

  • Permanent Specialist EE position

  • Cape Town CBD, Western Cape

  • R991,280 - R991,281 pa cost to company

  • Job 2240980

  • Posted 07 Aug 2018 by Ayanda Mbanga


About the Position

PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT: WESTERN CAPE
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

DIRECTORATE: INFRASTRUCTURE PLANNING
(HEAD OFFICE, CAPE TOWN)

CHIEF ENGINEER GRADE A (MECHANICAL)

Remuneration package: R991 281 per annum
(A portion of the package may be structured according to the individual's personal needs)

Requirement:
Minimum educational qualification:

Appropriate engineering degree (BEng/BSc (Eng). Registration with a professional council: Registration with the Engineering Council of South Africa (ECSA) as a Professional Engineer.

Experience: Six years' post-qualification experience required as a registered professional engineer.

Inherent requirements of the job:

  • Valid (Code B/EB) driver's licence
  • Willingness to travel within the Western Cape, and occasionally, nationally.

Competencies (knowledge/skills):

  • Computer literacy (MS Office)
  • A health sciences related postgraduate qualification will be beneficial
  • Experience in and understanding of the design construction, operation, and maintenance of complex buildings and their systems
  • Proven experience with feasibility studies in terms of life cycle costing of mechanical elements, green building technologies, technical specifications and commissioning principles for both capital and maintenance projects
  • Understand how to interpret existing and develop new functional and technical norms and standards
  • Knowledge of risk analysis and risk mitigation strategies
  • Experience in the preparation of reports, submissions and presentations in English
  • Sound interpersonal and good verbal and written communication skills in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.

Duties (key result areas/outputs):

  • Development, interpretation and customisation of functional and technical norms and standards
  • Investigate proposals for innovative service delivery mechanisms and undertake feasibility studies
  • Compile briefing documentation and specifications
  • Investigate mechanical engineering installations and equipment, undertake design work and implement corrective measures, where necessary
  • Oversee implementation (construction) and commissioning of mechanical engineering installations
  • Research/literature studies to keep up with new technologies and procedures including interaction with professional Councils/Boards.

Enquiries: Ms M van Leeuwen, tel. Contact Number

Closing date: 24 August 2018
Applications are submitted online via [URL Removed]

Desired Skills

  • Computer literacy (MS Office)
  • Knowledge of risk analysis and risk mitigation strategies
  • Experience in and understanding of the design construction
  • Experience in the preparation of reports
  • Submissions and presentations in English

Desired Qualification Accreditation

  • Degree
  • ECSA

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