Senior Project Engineer- Tunnels

EWI Recruitment Limited
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A major global contractor who have a portfolio of billions in infrastructure projects are seeking a highly skilled Senior Tunnel Engineer to advise, manage and consult on large infrastructure tunnel and excavation work on a large construction sites in Australia.

They are seeking a well rounded, international Tunnel Engineer who will be a lead on a section of urban tunnelling project in a large and developed city. They must be able to oversee the construction, site management, operation and maintenance of machinery, safety and day-to-day running of the site operation autonomously. For this they should be very strong in their experience in excavation with a focus on; mining, NATM, SCL, SEM.

The construction for this main project will take place in built up, urban areas. As such candidates must be highly experienced within metro/rail tunnels and stations in various ground conditions and ideally have experience on projects like; Crossrail, Doha Metro, Thompson line etc.

This is a key position reporting to the Construction manager and will be responsible for the following:
-Overseeing and enforcing safety issues for site.
-Implementing quality standards.
-Supporting the construction team and contributing to training
-Overseeing sub-contractors
-Advising on regional projects and troubleshooting to improve performance

An ideal candidate for this position will have the following:
-Degree in civil/mining engineering
-Previous experience in roles such as; Tunnel Manager, Site Manager, Project Engineer
-Experience with NATM, concrete, SCL, SEM, Stations, excavation and metro projects will be beneficial.

Candidates must be willing to relocate to Australia for 2+ years minimum term. The location will be ex-pat friendly and will be suited to those single or dual status.

This is an immediate opportunity with a fast growing global business. The role will be long term and could offer opportunities for future projects across the region.

Packages are negotiable based on experience but will be around $9-14k AUD per month.

Please contact d.killeen @****************** 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 of the Worlds leading engineering and construction professionals. We specialize in recruiting expats and local experts for major infrastructure and build projects across the globe.

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