Civil Engineer (On Contract) – Ref: CE/SIT/2018

The Sugar Investment Trust (SIT) is a dynamic and fast growing organization that has rapidly evolved from a company with activities essentially in the sugar sector to an organization with a strong and well diversified portfolio of activities, including leisure, renewable energy and property development. Our focus is on providing quality service and achieving client satisfaction.

Applications are invited from high calibre, enthusiastic, talented and dynamic professional for the post of Civil Engineer (on contract).

1. General Description

The job incumbent will:

  1. report to the Chief Executive Officer; and
  2. be responsible for the Management and Supervision of all projects/contracts /maintenance works.


2. Qualifications

Candidates should:

  1. be holders of a degree in Civil Engineering from any University, College or Institution recognized by the Council of Professional Engineers of Mauritius as qualifying for registration under ordinance no. 49 of 1965, as subsequently amended; and
  2. be registered as Professional Engineers in Mauritius with a minimum of 10 years’ post qualification working experience in an Engineering environment.


3. Profile of Candidates

Candidates should also:

  1. possess a strong Numeracy, Financial and Contract Management skills;
  2. possess both strong and effective oral and written communication as well as presentation/negotiation skills;
  3. be trustworthy and able to adopt a multi-disciplinary approach to problem-solving;
  4. be versatile and adaptable to different work situations and conditions;
  5. have a high degree of professional ethics, integrity and confidentiality;
  6. demonstrate sound knowledge of operational, procurement and bidding procedures and regulations; and
  7. be computer literate.


Candidates may be requested to submit a character certificate.


4. Salary will be negociable.


5. The job description pertaining to the post of Civil Engineer can be viewed on our website


6. Mode of application

Candidates should send their applications duly accompanied by photocopies of their certificates/references, Curriculum Vitae and evidence of major civil works contracts carried out by registered post not later than Friday 14 December 2018 to the Team Leader Human Resource, Sugar Investment Trust, Ground Floor, NG Tower, Ebene.

Envelopes should be marked CE/SIT/2018 on the top left corner.


  • Late applications and applications sent by e-mail will not be considered;
  • Only the best candidates will be called for an interview; and
  • SIT reserves the right not to make any appointment following this advertisement.

Date: 30 November 2018