Civil Engineer/Site Foreman

Kapiri, Zambia Salary: 17000 ZMW - 23000 ZMW (Cost to Company)

Are you an individual who is curious, inquisitive and a critical thinker? Do you enjoy working outdoors and applying yourself to hands-on projects? Do you have a good eye for aesthetics? If yes, then you might be perfect for our Civil Engineering role!
Alistair Group is looking for a Civil Engineer to join our team in our Kapri office. The Civil Engineer will design, plan, and supervise the construction of a 6-hectare Workshop yard. We would love to hear more about your design and investigative skills that you can bring to this project!
Your responsibilities:
Consulting and design – Advise and lead team members in all required engineering needs for assigned projects. This includes changes, repairs, and construction design through the use of software and drawing tools. Assess the strength of foundations, concrete, asphalt, and steel by testing materials and soil. Assign specifications to the project by computing load and grade requirements, material stress factors, water flow rates, and similar parameters.
Project management – Plan projects based on the review of drawings, sketches, blueprints, aerial photography and other geologic and topographic data. Estimate material and equipment needed in addition to labour to identify the cost of the project. Work with architects and contractors to ensure project progress and success.
Market prospecting – Identify markets for future product development and create ways to improve sales of existing products by analyzing business trends.
Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree/Diploma in Civil Engineering required
Understanding of civil engineering principles, practices, and tools
Proficient in computer-assisted design (CAD) and other design, data recording, and analysis software
Understanding of materials, methods, and tools involved in the construction or repair of buildings, bridges, roads, and other related structures
Working Hours:
Monday – Friday
Alternate Saturday mornings (9:00 to 13:00)
Package:
17000 ZMW – 23000 ZMW (Cost to Company)
Duration:
6-month contract
Location:
Kapiri
Alistair Group is a company providing first-class Logistics services in Africa, with a vision ‘To be known as the company that makes Africa work better