POSITION: Technical Director

NATURE OF BUSINESS: Building Services Industry

JOB LOCATION: Johannesburg

REPORTS TO: Managing Director




The Technical Director will partner with the Managing Director and other Directors to develop business strategies with particular emphasis on translating these strategies into specific measurable, achievable, realistic and timeous goals and objectives for the Technical department. Together with input from the Engineering team, Design Office and Branch Managers, provide input in designing solutions that align to Sales and Marketing (e.g. sustained market share, price quality), Operations (e.g. product availability) and technical innovation (e.g. 3-D capability) strategies.  Assume responsibility for the implementation and achievement of the Technical department's strategies to ensure successful achievement of the Company’s (SA and Africa) business strategies.



  • At least 5 -10 years’ experience as an Technical/Engineering Director for an organisation within the Formwork, Scaffolding and/or Construction; Building materials industry and engineering consulting firms
  • Bachelor of Engineering, ideally Civil Engineering, qualification
  • Proven track record in successfully leading, mentoring and guiding a technical/engineering team
  • Strong financial and commercial acumen
  • Excellent technical knowledge and skills
  • Display excellent relationship building ability



Note: Amrop Woodburn Mann will verify the qualifications of candidates prior to client interview. Should you be interviewed by Amrop Woodburn Mann you will be asked to sign a consent form to permit us to verify your qualifications. Scanned copies of your degrees and diplomas may be asked for and can be sent to us when sending us your educational and career details