Graduate Electrical Engineer

cape town, western cape, south africa

Job No 505355
Work Type Full Time
Location South Africa: Capetown
Categories Hydropower and Dams: Electrical
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About SMEC SMEC is a professional services firm with Australian origins and a global footprint that provides high-quality consultancy services for major infrastructure projects. SMEC is ranked among the world's top infrastructure design firms and continues to win industry awards for technical excellence, design innovation and the management of environmental and social risks. The SMEC Profile:
  • It is our culture to celebrate diversity, employ great people and work on interesting projects
  • We are a private company, wholly owned by our people
  • We have an established network of over 70 permanent offices around the world and over 5,000 employees
  • We offer our people opportunities to work, both in Australia and internationally, in the areas of: Transport; Water; Geotechnics and Tunnels; Environment; Urban Development; Hydropower and Energy; Social Development; Government and Advisory Services; and Mining, Oil and Gas.

REPORTS TO Function Manager or any other person appointed to supervise him/her from time to time. PRIMARY POSITION PURPOSE This position is responsible for the technical design and review of projects within the section and will be required to provide assistance to Engineers. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Draft technical reports of acceptable technical and presentational quality
  • Review technical reports and report findings to Engineers in the section
  • Able to present / represent his/ her specific technical work (presentations/ meetings)
  • Familiarisation with acceptable work procedures
  • Responsible for completion of specifically assigned tasks to time and cost
  • Develop understanding of local functional business technologies and markets
  • Ability to check and inspect constructed works for compliance to design and specifications with moderate supervision
  • Assist with bids
  • Manage meeting schedule and agendas and compile minutes
  • Aiding Engineers with regards to drafting and checking of technical designs and drawings (CAD)
  • Completing technical duties as directed by the Engineer inclusive of design, costing and specifications
  • Quality
  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork
  • Energy and good attitude
  • Awareness of time and deadlines
  • Awareness of company systems and procedures
  • Bachelor of Engineering degree/higher degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university
  • 0- 3 years’ experience
  • Renewable Energy Masters-degree or final-year thesis or experience is preferred but not mandatory
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to work effectively within a diverse and multi-disciplinary environment
Closing date: Wednesday, 26 January 2022 How to apply All applications must be submitted online. To apply, click on the "Apply Now" link below and follow the prompts. For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please contact Tebogo Makgato 011 369 0620. To find out more about SMEC, please visit our careers page at
SMEC is an equal opportunity employer. Diversity is a source of strength for our people, our clients, our partners and our communities.
Advertised 13 January 2022 1:40pm - Namibia Standard Time
Applications Close 26 January 2022 11:55pm - Namibia Standard Time
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