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The most in demand jobs in engineering on Careers24 (right now)

artice image These are the most wanted jobs in engineering in South Africa (Shutterstcok.com)

Looking for a new gig? Or just doing some job shopping?

We know it’s not always easy to find a great job. And while you browse amazing companies and search for jobs any time you’re on our website, we want to make sure that you don’t miss out on a dream engineering job.

That’s why we dug up some of our stats to give you an insight into the most wanted jobs in engineering across the country. In descending order, these are the most popular jobs posted by recruiters on Careers24. We also included the median salary for each job.

1. Quantity Surveyor

No. of vacancies: 102

Median salary: R290 090 p/a

2. Civil Engineer

No. of vacancies:  70

Median salary: R333 259 p/a

3. Site Agent

No. of vacancies:  60

Median salary: R329 330 p/a

4. Mechanical Engineer

No. of vacancies:  55

Median salary: R346 044 p/a

5. Electrical Engineer

No. of vacancies:  49

Median salary: R353 217 p/a

6. Structural Engineer

No. of vacancies:  39

Median salary: R349 299 p/a

7. Contracts Engineer

No. of vacancies: 33

Median salary: R472 398 p/a

8. Resident Engineer

No. of vacancies: 31

Median salary: R672 717 p/a

9. Project Manager

No. of vacancies:  31

Median salary: R427 370 p/a

10. Estimator

No. of vacancies: 21

Median salary: R467 160 p/a

Commercial Manager

No. of vacancies: 19

Median salary: R614 701 p/a

Millwright

No. of vacancies: 16

Median salary: R296 735 p/a

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