Atkins Global – East Africa – Engineers and Technicians

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Job description
Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. We build long-term trusted partnerships to create a world where lives are enriched through the implementation of our ideas.

1) CAD Technicians:
Looking for those with a diploma in a relevant engineering discipline with a minimum of 5 years relevant working experience. Demonstrable know -how in the production of both structural and civil infrastructure CAD drawings, MEP CAD drawings, and detailing and interpreting engineer’s designs.

2) Graduate Electro-Mechanical Engineers:
Should hold a Bachelor’s degree in electromechanical engineering, electrical or mechanical building services with an upper second honours or above.

3) Senior Project Managers:
Minimum of 10 years hands on experience in running construction projects from inception through construction to handover. Candidates must demonstrate ability to use planning and scheduling software such as Primavera and MS Project and have ability to undertake basic project cost appraisals.
4)Senior Mechanical/Electrical Building Services Engineers: Looking for individuals with a minimum of 10 years in design and supervision of MEP projects. Knowledge of Revit MEP (Mechanical, Electrical & Plumbing) will be an advantage.

5) Senior Water and Sanitation Engineers:
Should have a minimum of 10 years in design and supervision of water supply and sanitation projects. Proven skills in the use of Water CAD and Sewer CAD is essential.

6) Senior Roads Engineers: Minimum of 10 years in design and supervision of roads and highways projects. Experts in use of road design soft-ware such as civil 3D.

7) Senior Structural Engineers: We are looking for minimum of 10 years in design and supervision of buildings and structures projects. Experience in the use of REVIT Structure, ROBOT and ETABS design software will be an added advantage.

Required general qualifications for the senior positions: Project Manager, Electrical and Mechanical Building Services Engineers, Water and Sanitation Engineers, Roads and Structural Engineers:

Academic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Project Management or other relevant discipline.
Master’s degree in a relevant engineering discipline is desirable.

Professional Qualifications:
Registration with Engineers Board of Kenya or Tanzania or other recognized qualifying body as a professional or consulting engineer.
Membership in relevant professional bodies

Relevant skills and competencies
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications including Ms Project or any other planning software
Exceptional presentation skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Team player and results oriented professional
Other essential soft skills include: relations building, mentoring and coaching, motivating and inspiring, negotiation, win work, delegation and accountability.
Knowledge of contract management and administration
For the senior positions, demonstrable skills in commercial management of projects.

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should send their detailed CVs to the HR Manager, Africa. Email:, clearly stating the position and country applied for in the subject line.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.