WSP Africa: Graduate Engineer - Mechanical (Cape Town)

Graduate Engineer: Mechanical


Company WSP Africa

Reference # WSP/PTY/CPT/04/2021

Published 16/02/2021

Contract Type Permanent

Location Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa


Introduction

THE COMPANY:

WSP is one of the most diverse consulting firms in Africa. To further our strategic business expansion plan we are seeking new employees who are loyal, committed, competent and proud to work for us. We are committed to the achievement and maintenance of diversity and equity in employment.

Job Functions Mechanical Engineering

Industries Consulting Services,Engineering

Specification


KEY ROLE:

We are seeking a Graduate engineer who has background technical knowledge in the mechanical building services (HVAC) field, which can be utilised as a strong foundation to successfully contribute to the productivity and success of the Property Coastal Mechanical team. The candidate should have a passion for engineering, be competent, hardworking, a fast learner, reliable, and someone who takes initiative.



KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

•Assisting with HVAC Mechanical Designs, based on client requirements and specifications

•Assisting with Air/fluid/heat Flow calculation software and analysis

•Assisting with Heat Load calculations

•Assisting with preparation of tender documents and the tender processes

•Assisting with site monitoring and visiting sites as required

•Researching and driving technological innovation through Building Information Management (BIM)


HEALTH AND SAFETY:

•Role model standards for SHEQ performance and behaviour consistent with the company’s health, safety, environmental and quality vision and policies by influencing those around you

•Contributing to the identification of SHEQ risks and driving processes to achieve Zero Harm

•Embracing, displaying and promoting the company values and ensuring a safe working environment is maintained at all times, whether in the office environment, on construction sites or in the general environment







Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

•Minimum Diploma or B. Tech degree (Mechanical or Mechatronic)

•Must be able to deal with contractors and clients

•Must be MS Office Excel, Word, PowerPoint and AutoCAD proficient.

•0-1 year experience related to HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, Air-conditioning) Mechanical design on commercial or industrial projects

•Registered as a candidate engineer with ECSA advantageous

•Experience in a consulting environment, after graduation advantageous

•Experience on the software packages Revit, HAP, IES, Naviswork, BIM360 advantageous


KEY COMPETENCIES AND GENERIC SKILLS:

•Self-motivated

•Able to work independently

•Detail orientated

•Able to interface across all levels of the professional team and with the client

•Team player

•Drivers licence and own mode of transport to travel to sites

•An interest in computing / IT and gaming would be advantageous

Job Closing Date 02/03/2021



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