WSP Group Africa is inviting all South African unemployed graduates to apply for their ongoing Internship Programme 2022.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
—BSc Civil Engineering degree.
—Post-graduate masters (MEng / MScEng) qualification in Coastal and Port Engineering will be highly advantageous.
—Registration as Engineer in Training with ECSA will be an advantage.
—2– 3 years’ post graduate design experience in Ports & Coastal engineering will be advantageous.
—Concept to detail design and construction drawing production on Port & Coastal projects.
—Experience in coastal engineering and other software tools:
b.CEDAS or similar (shoreline models, storm erosion models) will be an advantage
c.Modelling software such as SWAN, Deltares Delft-3D and DHI Mike will be an advantage
—Competence in digital engineering and computer proficiency using MATLAB / PYTHON/VBA to analyse environmental data and/or facilitate designs would be an advantage.
—Knowledge on coastal design guidelines and standards, e.g. Rock Manual, CEM, DNV, BS codes, EuroTop.
—Willingness to develop Ports and Maritime design skills in addition to any current experience
KEY COMPETENCIES AND GENERIC SKILLS:
—Analytical and problem-solving thinking and approach
—An interest in coastal processes and an aptitude for coastal engineering
—Ability to work effectively and to be focused on delivery
—Ability to work independently by own initiative, as well as part of a team
—Ability to manage and plan his/her own time and workload to meet deadlines and in line with appropriate standards
—Good verbal and written communication skills, especially within a team set-up, ability to explain technical work clearly
—Attention to detail
—Willing and keen to learn
—Creative and critical thinking in terms of challenging the normal and the abnormal
—Good engineering judgement and decision making
—Flexibility and adaptability to changing environments
—Trustworthy and a team worker with proven leadership capabilities
Internship Location: Cape Town, Western Cape
Internship Closing Date: 18 April 2022