Company: Wood
Skills: Design Engineer, Structural Engineering
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Structural Design Section Leadr, who is a registered professional engineer with extensive experience in the Mining and Metals industry. This is an office based position, required to work on sites to support construction as required by the project. Project sites are based in the EMEA region.

Job Objective:

 

  • Produce drawings to schedules in accordance with accepted Engineering practice and Wood draughting procedures.
  • To work in a safe manner, complying with and actively contributing to Health, Safety and Environmental HSE policies, manuals and procedures. At all times considering the health, safety and welfare of fellow workers, visitors, clients, community and the environment.


Key Responsibilities:

 

 

  • Technical and administrative responsibility on drafting matters for structural design section
  • Monitor progress and performance of structural project drafting team. Give input and provide feedback and support where necessary. Provide technical and administrative direction on project related matters
  • Coordination of drawing packages
  • Liaise and be focal point for transfer of information with all other project team members, fabricators, construction, vendors and engineering management as necessary.

 


Skills / Qualifications

Qualifications:

 

 

  • Sound engineering background.
  • Diploma in Engineering


Knowledge, skills and experience:

 

 

  • Minimum of 10 years design draughting experience, of which 5 years are in the mining and minerals processing area.
  • Experienced in the detailing management of large and complex heavy industrial structures within a 3D environment.
  • Ability to coordinate complex workload (including workshare with external drafting resources).
  • Ability to manage and interface with similar internal technical leads in other countries.
  • Familiar with relevant 2D & 3D CAD software.
  • Broad knowledge of construction and operations.
  • Good understanding of technology.
  • Experience with Process Plant design and layout.
  • Understanding of other discipline requirements.
  • Checking skills with ability to work unsupervised, focus on task completion


Personal attributes:

 

 

  • An open mind to new ideas / concepts.
  • Team player.

 


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

 

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.