Posted on :
10 May, 2018
10 May, 2018
Primarily functioning as a graduate substation design engineer/technologist for transmission, distribution and renewable energy projects. The candidate will be exposed to both primary plant and secondary plant substation design, HV/MV transmission lines and renewable energy projects. Up to 50% travel to clients, sites and manufacturers premises is envisaged. The role will require foreign travel, specifically in Africa
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.
— Graduate Engineers/Technologists shall execute all responsibilities under the supervision of a senior engineer
— Assist with the preparation of functional designs, specifications and tender documents for substation, transmission lines and renewable energy projects to internationally accepted standards for clients in Southern Africa and also internationally.
— Preparation of reports and drawings to stakeholder requirements.
— Review detailed designs submitted by contractors
— Attend meetings with project stakeholders
— Site audits, data collection, and inputs to Project Scoping
— Provide project engineering support during the execution phase of the transmission, distribution and renewable energy projects including responding to technical queries, witnessing of factory inspection and testing of materials, site inspections and witnessing of site acceptance testing and monitoring of construction progress on site
— Preparation of proposals for consultancy services
Health and Safety
— Role model standards for SHEQ performance and behavior 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