Senior Tunnel Engineer

Blueprint Recruitment Solutions
£60000 - £70000 per annum
10 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
We are currently seeking a Senior Tunnel Engineer to join a reputable geotechnics, tunnel design and engineering practice on a permanent basis in Croydon. Our client has global expertise with transportation and infrastructure projects, and specialise in mastering challenging ground and terrain conditions. Due to recent successes and an expanding workload, they are currently seeking a talented Senior Tunnel Engineer to join their skilled team. As the selected candidate, you will have a variety of roles and responsibilities to ensure the successful delivery of multiple projects. You will create detailed and accurate design solutions for major projects across the UK, in-line with the project brief. You will also produce reports, specifications and output for tunnels at all design stages and using all construction methods. You may also be required to assist with the mentoring of junior team members, and regular liaison with clients to ensure they are updated on progress. Essential skills, experience and attributes: Extensive professional experience in the Civil Engineering/Tunnel Engineering field Chartered engineering status Experience with large transit projects in a design-build and design-bid-build framework Proven ability to lead and manage a multi-disciplinary team Experience with design and construction management of large and complex urban civil engineering projects Experience work with a variety of ground conditions, and cut-and-cover techniques Specific expertise with state-of-the-art TBM technology and safety requirements Ability to identify high-risk situations and develop risk mitigation strategies Extensive knowledge of relevant regulations and codes Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK without visa restrictions. For more information, please contact Emily Parvin on 02392 603030 or email Emily.Parvin and quote 12645EP. Alternatively, you can apply directly by clicking the 'Apply' option and following the instructions. This job was originally posted as