Projects Engineer (Containers - Fabrication)

  • Mombasa, Kenya
  • Full-time

Company Description

Our client is a leading engineering firm in Mombasa and is seeking to recruit a  talented and highly motivated Engineer in the capacity of a Project Engineer (Containers Fabrication Section) as follows:



Job Description

 Job Purpose

Responsible for all technical aspects of the container fabrication Project  including preparation of bills of materials, interpreting drawings, making amendments to existing drawings, preparing drawings in AUTO CAD, daily and weekly progress reporting and preparation of schedule of works. As a management position working across line functions, this position requires strong engineering background, excellent organizational and interpersonal skills to align various departments towards the goal of the organization.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Responsible for preparing designs, calculations, analyses, etc. in accordance with established codes and standards.
  2. Responsible for analyzing simple structural members and designing the same with either steel, timber or concrete materials, using both Limit States and Allowable Stress methods.
  3. Responsible for reviewing, and interpreting all design drawings, dimensions and calculation analysis.
  4. Preparation of bills of materials as per drawing and tender specifications.
  5. Interpreting drawings and making amendments to existing drawings to suit revised requirements.
  6. Preparing new drawings in AUTO CAD as per client requirements.
  7. Coordinate with all persons in interface in preparing daily, progress reports on progress made .
  8. Preparation of schedule of works for each task order in MS Project and track actual progress vs plan.


Suitable Candidate should Possess a degree in an Engineering discipline from a recognized institution, preferably in Mechanical Engineering and;

Experienced in engineering, interior design and drawing – 3D dimensions and Auto Cad

Must understand various engineering processes and quality controls e.g. Fabrication, welding, plumbing and technical drawing and basic interior design

Must have worked in a busy engineering setup for approximately 3 years.

Must be well versed with client management and interaction

Must possess good business acumen

Must be of good integrity and moral standing.

Must understand project costing.

Additional Information

Start Date: Immediately. Only Shortlisted Candidates will be contacted.