Careers

At Bergstan we believe that our employees are our greatest assets and we do our best to provide a friendly environment where employees are simulated and rewarded for their work.

Excellent Career Opportunities

Bergstan Africa, based in Botswana, is an acknowledged leader in the provision of consulting engineering and management services in the structures, water, sanitation, transportation, and infrastructure sectors.

Vacancies

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced personnel for the following positions:

Senior Structural Engineer

   

Senior Structural Engineer – This opportunity will be of interest to an ERB Registered and Practicing, Senior Structural Engineer with a minimum of 12 years relevant post-graduate experience. Reporting to the Structural Division Head and/or Project Leader, the successful candidate will be responsible for all design aspects of structural and civil projects including high rise buildings, liquid retaining structures, reinforced and pre-stressed concrete; steel structures; masonry, timber and other specialist materials. Experience with various structural analysis and design software is essential; with 3D Modelling (REVIT) an advantage.

As a Professional Engineer, you should be a natural problem solver with excellent understanding of structural engineering first principles. Strong leadership skills will be required to manage your own projects from concept to construction and to lead a design and drafting team through all phases of a project. Your comprehensive knowledge of local and international Standards; outstanding communication and organisational skills; as well as an inquisitive, learning-orientated outlook will enable success in this challenging environment.

The successful candidate will be part of a team of structural and civil engineers and technicians working with clients, contractors and architects; and should have a proven ability to resolve conflict and deliver to deadlines. The candidate will be expected to maintain quality and ISO standards and procedures.

Applications should be submitted to the address below and must include a detailed CV, contact numbers and references.

The HR Manager, Mokolwane House, Plot 67978, Fairgrounds Office Park, Private Bag 00234, Gaborone, Botswana
Email: hresources@bergstan.co.bw

Senior Roads and/or Railway Engineer

   

Senior Roads and/or Railway Engineer - Reporting to the Roads & Infrastructure Division Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of conceptual and detail design, construction and contract management of engineering projects in Botswana and other countries in Africa. Key tasks include proposal preparation, production of geometric road design, drainage design and preparation of schedules of quantities, site project management and co-ordination with team members.

The successful candidate will have had experience with the design and construction of urban and rural roads (national roads design experience is perferable) and/or railway infrastructure development.

The successful candidate will interface with clients, submit relevant reports, keep updated with latest engineering software, be proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3D and maintain all quality and ISO standards. The role will involve some regional travel.

We require a hands-on person with strong leadership skills who is able to confidently and appropriately assert him/herself, make prudent decisions and effectively solve problems. The role requires a Professional Engineer, registered with the ERB Botswana, with at least 12 years post-qualifying experience, including minimum of 2 years site supervision experience. The proven ability to resolve conflict and deliver to deadlines is essential.
Bergstan offers a competitive package. An indication of salary expectations would be of assistance.

Applications should be submitted to the address below and must include a detailed CV, contact numbers and references.

The HR Manager, Mokolwane House, Plot 67978, Fairgrounds Office Park, Private Bag 00234, Gaborone, Botswana
Email: hresources@bergstan.co.bw

Structural Resident Engineer

   

Resident Engineer - Reporting to the Structural Division Director and/or Project Leader, the successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of the design, construction and contract management of structural projects including buildings, housing and civil related structures. Key tasks include an ability to interpret drawings, qualify structural issues and liaise with the Head Office Structural design team.

The successful candidate will be part of a team of structural and civil engineers and technicians working with mechanical and electrical engineers and will function as the “Structural Engineer’s Representative”. The successful candidate will be responsible for liaison and coordination with the client, contractors and sub-contractors engaged in the Works and will have a proven ability to resolve conflict and deliver to deadlines. The candidate will maintain quality and ISO standards and procedures.

We require a hands-on person with strong leadership skills who is able to confidently and appropriately assert him/herself, make prudent decisions and effectively solve problems. The role requires a Design or Professional Engineer, registered with the ERB Botswana, with at least 8 years post-qualifying experience. The proven ability to resolve conflict and deliver to deadlines is essential.
Bergstan offers a competitive package. An indication of salary expectations would be of assistance.

Applications should be submitted to the address below and must include a detailed CV, contact numbers and references.

The HR Manager, Mokolwane House, Plot 67978, Fairgrounds Office Park, Private Bag 00234, Gaborone, Botswana
Email: hresources@bergstan.co.bw


Senior Engineering Technicians

   

Senior Technicians - This opportunity would be for applicants who are technically qualified and have a minimum of 10 - 15 years post-qualifying experience as civil engineering design technicians with experience in roads and infrastructure projects. Experience with AutoCAD, AllyCAD, and Civil Designer would be essential. Successful candidates will liaise with project staff and clients, monitor site works and mentor junior staff. .

We require a hands-on person with strong leadership skills who is able to confidently and appropriately assert him/herself, make prudent decisions and effectively solve problems. The role requires a Technical College Diploma or equivalent with at least 10 years post-qualifying experience. The proven ability to resolve conflict and deliver to deadlines is essential.


Bergstan offer a competitive package. Assistance with relocation will be provided. An indication of salary expectations would be of assistance.

Applications should be submitted to the address below and must include a detailed CV, contact numbers, and references.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The HR Manager, Mokolwane House, Plot 67978, Fairgrounds Office Park, Private Bag 00234, Gaborone, Botswana
Email: hresources@bergstan.co.bw

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With an increasing demand on our services, Bergstan is continually seeking new high quality, dynamic and enthusiastic staff to join our team. If you are interested in joining us please send your CV and contact information to HR Manager at hresources@bergstan.co.bw .