Structural Engineer (KZN) Job in South Africa

Bosch Holdings is a leading multi-disciplinary consulting, engineering, construction and operations management group, which incorporates a unique offering of skills development and project finance. Through four South African based operating companies and international offices in Africa and South America, we deliver world class, innovative solutions globally

Structural Engineer (KZN)


  • Detail design and specification of structures comprising concrete, steelwork, or masonry to meet client requirements and operational specifications.
  • Detailed design of civil foundations required for concrete or steelwork industrial structures, building structures, plant and equipment, considering static and dynamic loading conditions.
  • Design and specifications of structural steel connections based on loads and application, for use by shop detailers, and subsequent checking of shop drawings.
  • Rebar design and detailing for concrete structures and foundations.
  • Condition assessments on existing buildings and industrial structures, and technical reporting.
  • Development of technical specifications, bills of quantities, and scope of works documentation required for tender purposes.
  • Feasibility studies, concept designs, cost optioneering and development of plant layouts.
  • Assistance with marketing activities including attendance of site briefings, development of proposals and technical solution, as well as client engagement.
  • Technical coordination and communications with clients, contractors, architects, draftsmen, specialist consultants, product suppliers, and other engineering disciplines.
  • Operating relevant commercial software, were required to complete project deliverables.
  • Contribute to the development, maintain, and enhance intercompany tools and standards to streamline workflow and maximize efficiency.
  • Site inspections, investigations and monitoring as required to ensure technical requirements, and specifications are met.
  • Ensuring compliance with Bosch Projects’ ISO 9001/2015 QMS, in terms of the specific responsibilities.

The ideal candidate should: 

  • Have a BSc. Eng. / B.Eng. (Civil Engineering) or BTech Civil (Structures)
  • Have a minimum of five years work experience in the field of Structural Engineering involving multi-disciplinary projects and developments.
  • Have experience in heavy industry (i.e. sugar, paper, port, and terminals).
  • Have been exposed to structures in the commercial building sector, and have a working knowledge of building defects, their typical causes and remediation.
  • Have experience in the use of software such as Microsoft Office Suite, Prokon, Revit and AutoCad, or equivalent software used for structural modelling, analysis, design, drafting and detailing. Experience with a rebar detailing package would be beneficial.
  • Possess a thorough understanding of projects – engineering workflow, a broad understanding of the other design engineering disciplines, i.e. Process, Mechanical, Instrumentation and Electrical, and working knowledge of applicable codes and standards.
  • Have effective interpersonal, analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Be prepared to travel within and outside RSA borders.

Method of Application

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