MEP Technical Director - South Africa

Posted 5 months ago by Macstaff
Location Cape Town Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary R 1500000 – R 1800000 + Comprehensive Package Sector Engineering

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Operating within successful international multidisciplinary and world-class construction project delivery specialists in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region with expertise in architecture, engineering, infrastructure and construction over the past 50 years.

Due to sustainable business growth this is a great opportunity for a driven MEP Technical Director to work on landmark projects across the Middle East and Africa whilst being based in Cape Town, South Africa.

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The MEP Technical Director job itself where you will provide technical leadership to the Cape Town MEP team and to support and enhance the ability of the company to successfully deliver technically-excellent, collaborative and design-led projects. The MEP Technical Director is a hands-on design role involving technically leading and mentoring the team to deliver projects alongside the reviewing and checking of packages prior to submittal. The Technical Director will join the global MEP technical leadership team to collaborate and share knowledge. Please note the operational functions of the team are not part of this role. Position details: Project Performance: Provide technical leadership on all projects from concept to completion. Develop project delivery strategies to ensure contract compliance is achieved as efficiently as possible. Team Development: Mentor and support team to increase technical skillsets in a collaborative and engaging fashion. Design Collaboration: Develop and encourage a constructive, cross-disciplinary teamwork environment that promotes sound thinking, knowledge sharing and iterative design engagement to create an integrated approach throughout the design life-cycle. Technical Solutions: Engage with wider Project Teams to develop technical solutions and integrated design strategies that target opportunities for consistent and efficient design, focused on meeting Client brief. Support appropriate documentation of QA/QC methodologies and approaches. With specific focus on the discipline checking and auditing projects with strategic direction given on certain projects where deeper QA/QC is required.

You will have

As MEP Technical Director, you will have:

  • Professionally qualified Engineer status (MCIBSE, CEng, etc)
  • Degree in Mechanical/Electrical/Building Engineering
  • Must have between 20-30 years experience in MEPI design sector.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbally and written.
  • Working knowledge of Revit.
  • Expert knowledge of calculation software.
  • Experience of working on large scale projects in the GCC Region

You will get

As MEP Technical Director salary is negotable, likely R 1500000 – R 1800000 + Comprehensive Package

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