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 Engineer - Water Supply & Sanitation

   

Senior Engineer - Water Supply & Sanitation – Our Water Supply & Sanitation Division is growing and we are looking for an ERB Registered Professional Engineer. The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of conceptual and detailed design of major civil engineering projects, including treatment plants, pump stations, reservoirs and pipelines; project management; and coordination of team members.

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 an ERB Registered Engineer with at least 10-15 years post-qualifying experience. The proven ability to resolve conflict and deliver to deadlines is essential.

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


Resident Engineer – Civil (Water Supply)

   

Resident Engineer – Civil (Water Supply) - This position would be of interest to Registered Civil Engineers, with a minimum of ten (10) years’ post qualification experience in the design, construction and contract management of major civil engineering projects, including treatment plants, pump stations, reservoirs and pipelines. The successful candidate should be proficient in the use of FIDIC conditions of contract.

Main duties will include: preparation of monthly technical reports, attending technical and site progress meetings, clarification of contractors queries, quality control inspections and approval of civil works, liaison between the contractor and design office on civil technical issues, witnessing of quality control tests, liaison with the Project Manager on verification of changes and adjudication of claims relating to the Civil Engineering scope, assisting the Project Manager with site specific risk identification and mitigation, services coordination of civil engineering works with other disciplines and liaison with the services coordinator.

The successful candidate, registered with ERB, will function as part of a consortium of professionals comprising project managers, architects, quantity surveyors, electrical and mechanical engineers. A proven ability to team play, resolve conflict and deliver to deadlines will be advantageous.

The candidate will operate within the guidelines of the Company’s ISO standards and procedures.

Bergstan offers a competitive package including benefits.


Bergstan offers a competitive package including benefits.

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

Structural Resident Engineer

   

This position would be of interest to Chartered/Certified Structural Engineers with a minimum of eight (8) years post-qualifying experience in the design, construction and contract management of major structural projects, in order to interpret drawings, qualify structural issues where necessary and liaise with the Head Office Structural design team.

Being based on-sites around Botswana, you will be responsible for liaison and coordination with the client, contractors and sub-contractors and all disciplines engaged in the Works. A proven ability to resolve conflict and deliver to deadlines is essential. In addition, you 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.


Bergstan offers a competitive package and working conditions. 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

Corporate Services/Operations Manager

   

Reporting to the Managing Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for the functional management of the Administrative and Development aspects of the company. The incumbent, working closely with the Engineering Services and Finance and HR Divisions, will assist with strategic project implementation, proposal preparation and tender submission, compliance with quality objectives, risk assessments, budget projections, marketing, and information systems.

The successful candidate will provide effective leadership and report to the Board of Directors. The incumbent should be a registered Professional Engineer with ERB and have 15-20 years relevant management experience.

Bergstan offers a competitive package including benefits.

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

Engineering Proposals Specialist and Document Control Manager

   

Reporting to the Executive Director – Operations and Development, the successful candidate will be responsible for efficient and effective service in all aspects of document management systems (DMS), document control, proposals, projects and ISO quality management systems (QMS).

Key tasks include evaluation and preparation of proposal documentation and submission thereof according to required standards and deadlines; administration, control and support of company-wide DMS and document control activities; retention and preparation of ISO documentation; staff supervision and administration.

The successful candidate will interact with internal and external clients, submit relevant reports; keep updated with latest software and maintain all quality and ISO standards.


We require a hands-on, team-orientated person with strong attention to detail and leadership skills who is able to meet deadlines as well as confidently and appropriately assert him/herself, make prudent decisions and effectively solve problems. The role requires a Degree in English language; proficiency in Microsoft Office (2019 and later), Access and Publisher; and 10-15 years post-graduate experience in all aspects of proposal preparation and coordination; as well as document control standards and systems.


Bergstan offers a competitive package including benefits.

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 .