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Chief Geotechincal Engineer- Tunnel

$7000 - $8500 per month + Accomadation, flights, insurance
Apply2019-07-11 08:38:312019-07-31EWI Recruitment

Chief Geotechincal Engineer- Tunnel

Date posted: July 11, 2019
$7000 - $8500 per month + Accomadation, flights, insurance
Sweden, Europe
Job description


A major international construction business is seeking a tunnelling specialist to work as Chief Geotechnical Engineer to supervise works on a tunnel project in Sweden.

They are seeking a well rounded Chief Geotechnical engineer/Team leader for tunnelling who is able to oversee the day-to-day Tunnel construction, management, client interface and running of the tunnelling works on the project. The project is a very techincal project with varying ground elements. As such applicants should be experts within both NATM & TBM and have a 15+ year track record with 10 of those being on tunnels.

This is a key position reporting to the Project Manager and will be responsible for the following:

-Overseeing and enforcing safety issues for site and in tunnelling.

-Procurement and assistance of all tunnelling equipment

-Review of design

-Managing contractors

-Managing tunnelling on construction sites

-Communicating with the client

-Liaising with design teams

-Rock core drilling and accompanying tests

An ideal candidate for this position will have the following:

-Masters Degree or equivalent in mining/geotechnical/structural/civil engineering or rock mechanics

-Previous experience in roles such as; Tunnel Engineer, Team Leader, Resident Engineer, Project Manager, Construction manager.

-Experience with tunnelling, NATM & TBM

-Experience within Scandinavia

-At least 3 large tunnels with a 45sq.m cross section

-More than 5 tunnels having length of more than 5km

Packages are on a contract basis and will be initially for 12 months. The role offers a very competitive salary with flights +accommodation +insurances.

Please contact c.macneal and send an up to date copy of your CV along with contact details, your salary requirements and your notice period. ewi is an international consultancy focused on the search & selection

EWI Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 12300_1562830711

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