Assegai Recruitment
Job Title
Civil Design Engineer - Pumps and Pipelines
Employment Type
Full Time
2 to 5 years
Job Published
08 November 2021
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Job Description

Leading engineering consultancy is seeking to employ a Civil Design Engineer (2-5yrs exp.) specialising in pump station and pipeline designs. The position forms part of the Environmental Engineering (EE) Department’s Pumps and Pipeline unit (Sandton or Centurion)


Civil Design Engineer (2-5yrs exp). Design experience to include:

  • Calculating frictional and local head losses in pipelines,
  • Pump selections based on pump curves, pipeline system curves, NPSH requirements, etc.,
  • Valve and piping arrangements inside pump station and valve chambers,
  • Valve placement along pipeline routes,
  • Vertical and horizontal alignments of pipelines in Civil 3D (or similar software package),
  • Experience with surge calculations and mitigation measures will be an advantage,
  • construction drawings and tender documents (i.e. BOQ’s and works information).
  • B Eng/BSc Eng graduate (min)
  • Above-average academic results
  • Experience with Autodesk Civil 3D, Revit and Inventor will be an advantage

The candidate should have an inclination for detailed analyses, innovation and be a good team player.