Civils Projects Engineer - Geotechnical - Nigeria

Alphatech Resources
United Kingdom
$2k - $25k pa + See Advert
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Title: Mid-Level Civil Projects Engineer Division: Geotechnical Work Location: Nigeria Basic salary: $2000 - £2500 (dollars) per month Benefits: Tax Free, 5% Bonus, 6 Weeks Holiday, Accommodation, Vehicle & Driver Start Date: Immediate About the Client: My client has a growing order book in Nigeria in infrastructure development, working for interesting clients. They have exciting expansion plans and are working on a range of interesting projects throughout West Africa. Because of this they have a requirement for Projects Engineer. About the Role: The work involved is a mixture of: Project Management, Technical input and Client liaison. My client has a regional headquarters in Lagos, where the engineer will be based, although travel throughout our area of operations may be necessary as the need arises. The engineer will have a thorough background in project based civil engineering and be comfortable with working in a team environment, with initiative. Previous experience is likely to have been with a major UK consultant. The engineer will be expected to interface with all levels of our Clients' establishment, drawing upon the knowledge of the various experts and individual project managers as required. The engineer will: - Receive project enquiries and prepare proposals for civil infrastructure projects (mostly maritime based) as part of the engineering team; - Assist in providing technical and administrative support as required to individual contracts; - Be innovative in assisting their Client's to overcome challenges whilst maximising opportunities to sustain and grow business; - Compile project reports, programmes and forecasts; - Be expected to work hours as required for the project, typically five days / week; - Be employed for an initial probation period of three months, which may be extended under certain circumstances. After this, two months' notice from either party will be necessary to terminate the contract. The engineer will report to the Associate Director - Engineering also based in Lagos. The successful candidate is likely to be a graduate plus 7-10 years' experience, be professionally qualified or approaching same. It is likely that the candidate will be an engineer with maritime or infrastructure experience, or as a project manager in a maritime related field. The position would suit a candidate looking to relocate to Lagos. Benefits - Initial contract for 12 months extendable to permanent, subject to agreement by both parties; - Attractive salary, plus company bonus scheme; - Bachelor status contract; - 22 working days leave per annum Please enclose a current picture with your application.
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