About the role
We are currently seeking an experienced Lead Civil Engineer who will work on retrofitting Sanergy’s existing facilities and design future facilities.
Duties and Responsibilities
Work with various engineering disciplines to develop optimized layouts for various BSF production and processing facilities
Explore different technologies for structures and propose optimum designs based on cost-benefit analysis
Review/Develop civil engineering deliverables (layout, civil drawings, architectural drawings, calculations)
Perform design calculations for various engineering problems
Develop preliminary BQs and cost estimates for various civil scope of works
Explore different technologies for wastewater treatment system and propose optimum solution based on cost-benefit analysis
Explore different technologies for leachate management and propose optimum solution based on cost-benefit analysis
Review vendor/consultant drawings and provide technical feedback to ensure specifications are met
Provide engineering input to mechanical and process designs
Shortlist potential consultants/vendors and request designs for quotation
Lead meetings with consultants/vendors and ensure clarity across areas of responsibility
Responsible for the technical quality and accuracy of work developed by the civil engineering consultants
Prepare quality checklists, AM/PM lists, and facility operating procedures
Develop clear and transparent communication channels with other staff including Engineers, Project Manager, and Administration Staff.
Provide hands-on field expert level support during design and construction
Perform field inspections to ensure construction meets the design specifications
Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering
5+ years of experience in engineering and design of various industrial structures, wastewater treatment facility, and drainage systems
Demonstrated working knowledge of how multi-disciplinary engineering team functions
Demonstrated working knowledge or interest in structural designs
Experience in designing industrial facilities
Effective interpersonal skills to properly represent Sanergy in an ethical and professional manner.
Ability to explain technical information to technical and non-technical people.
Demonstrated ability to manage a workstreams, set priorities, handle budgets and provide constructive feedback to junior members
A collaborative spirit that compels you to work beyond your team
A desire to understand and serve customers
A willingness to embrace diversity, integrity and empathy
An innovative approach to assessing and testing new ideas
An enthusiasm to achieve set targets and improve yourself professionally
The position is based in Nairobi with considerable movement to Kinanie, Machakos constituency and Kilifi, Kilifi County