Understand all aspects of tunnelling
design including static analysis, segment design, tunnel lining dimensioning
(TBM and SCL), ground improvement, face support etc.
Contributing to the design of large-scale infrastructure projects mainly in UK
assisting in the development of conceptual design and producing engineering details in accordance with project requirements
Site visits and attending client meetings,
Prepare and check calculations and writing reports
Company Requirement (All Employees)
Establish and promote best practice in health, safety, quality, sustainability and environmental matters in conjunction with the SHWESQ department.
Work in the spirit of the company’s core values, contributing to best practice.
Ability to collect all required information and communicate with interfacing parties.
A good understanding of engineering geology, ground risk management, ground movement assessment and mitigation, considering constructability and other relevant aspects (e.g. environmental issues, cost and programme).
Experience in tunnel design, numerical calculation methods (e.g. FEM) and CAD software.
Facilitate technical reports, presenting design results to a wider audience or discussing relevant decisions with the client’s specialists.
Good communication skills, both verbal and written.
Good knowledge of relevant British and EU standards and codes
The capacity to mentor and to provide guidance to less experienced design engineers, while producing conceptual and detailed designs, preparing / checking calculations for a variety of tunnelling / civil engineer structures
Sound analytical ability and a solid understanding of engineering fundamentals and current design standards
The ability to communicate and liaise effectively and professionally with the design team, clients and contractors
General (All Employees)
Participate in, and positively promote, the STRABAG AG UK core values
Undertake any reasonable duties expected of you.
Carry out all work in accordance with health and safety and any other legal requirements
Ensure compliance with the Company policies and procedures
Manage the performance of all employees assigned to you in accordance with legislation and company procedures.
Attend and engage fully in any learning and development activities that are deemed appropriate by your line management.
Participate and engage fully in company appraisal/performance review processes and constantly work to improve your individual, your team and the wider group’s performance.
Note: In addition to these functions employees are required to carry out such other duties as may be reasonably required in order to support the objectives of the Group/Company.
Degree in Civil Engineering / Ground Engineering
Holder of relevant professional qualification -
Eng or CEng or close to obtaining a professional Chartership)
Skills / Experience
Design experience across a range of tunnel / underground engineering structures
TBM Tunnelling Design
Good understanding of tunnelling and geotechnical principles. SCL tunnelling design knowledge appreciated
Knowledge and understanding of construction contract law and forms of contract through experience and formal training
Knowledge of construction techniques and best practice
Computer competence CAD (Autocad / Bentley Products)
Shaft Lining Design Experience desirable