Elchemie is a specialist recruitment company in the technical and scientific field


Job title: Project Engineer Water
Employment type: Contract
Experience: 3 to 5 years
Salary: R35000 to R40000
Salary Type: Cost to Company
Job published: 15 October 2020
Job reference no: 1345898945

Job Description

Water and Wastewater Solutions provider is looking for  Project Engineers, to be based in Gauteng, and potentially Durban area to join the project execution portfolio. Your degree in Mechanical Engineering, basic knowledge of Civil and Electrical Engineering disciplines, and 3-5 years experience in Project Management in EPC and EPCM industrial environments can secure. 6 Month contract with possibility of becoming permanent.


  • BSc, BEng Mechanical Engineering
  • ECSA registration
  • 3-5 Years experience in Project Management (EPC/EPCM)
  • Knowledge of PMBOK 
  • Knowledge of procurement mechanisms and tender development
  • Post graduate qualification in Project Management will be an advantage
  • NEBOSH, SAMTRAC or similar SHE qualification will be an advantage
  • Knowledge and technical know-how for installation leadership of Water and Wastewater plant and equipment will be an advantage
  • Will require 30% travel (Regional and International)
  • Flexible working arrangements required


  • Project Execution
  • Project Design
  • Client relationship management
  • Technical Capacity Development
  • Delivery and management of all Project Engineering aspects ( EPCM and EPC projects)
  • On site leadership
  • Accountable for delivery of project KPI's
  • Deliver on governance and compliance requirements
  • Health and Safety Management
  • Change management
  • Risk Management
  • Develop and maintain project documentation

Only online applications will be accepted. Should you be shortlisted we will make contact with you.
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