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Nairobi,   Kenya


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Job Details

Job Level Middle Management
No. of positions available 1
Department Design
Industry Construction & Cement Manufacturing

Job Description

  • Approve the design & development of all engineering changes to design software.
  • Ensure that our systems are user friendly and idiot proof for use by our channels.
  • Test & confirm that design & engineering systems are robust & meet required codes & the needs of our channel partners & business.
  • Recommend new product lines & solutions for target markets.
  • Work within the business to ensure that channel partners are adequately trained & that the supply chain is optimized for 100% IFOT delivery of solutions.
  • Develop departmental KPIs around like Material efficiency (Kg/m2 or $/m2), design efficiency (mins/design, designs/day), design errors (% of order) & capture rate (% of quotes) as required. Set up systems to track KPIs & suggest plans for improvement
  • Be the “Go to person” for the business for complex solutions.
  • Engage with the local specifier community (Eng, Arch, QS etc) to get acceptance & accreditation of the companies chosen design philosophy, products & solutions.
  • Be the certified Engineer of record for all designs or develop a system that delivers this functionality.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors of Engineering / Masters in Engineering (Civil/ Structural).
  • Minimum 10 years in the design of steel buildings conforming to various international codes. Pre Engineered Building along with Light Gauge Frame Structure will be an added advantage.
  • Experience in leading  a design team consisting of Estimators, Design Engineers/Detailers.
  • Design software proficiency: STAAD Pro (Mandatory), MBS and Frame CAD (Desirable)

Required Skills

Preferred Candidate Personality

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Company Description

The Safal Group manufactures in 10 African countries and sells and markets its building solutions across the continent.