Tunnel Geotechnical Modeller, Melbourne

Civil Engineer
£50,000 - £59,999
01 May 2012
30 Aug 2012
Civil Engineer
Contract Type
Full Time
GHD is one of the world#39;s leading consulting firms. Established in 1928, GHD employs more than 6500 people across five continents. GHD serves clients in the global markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation. An opportunity now exists for a Tunnel Geotechnical Modeller to join GHD#39;s dynamic Tunnel and Underground Spaces Group based in the Melbourne CBD. This key position calls for an applicant with the desire to build a long term career within the tunnelling industry. We specifically seek an individual who can demonstrate strong analytical thinking focussed on ground structure interaction and design. Key Criteria: 4 7 years experience Tertiary qualifications in Geology, Geotechnical (soil or rock mechanics) or Civil Engineering Competent in the use of Plaxis 2D and 3D, Flac, Phase2, and Examine Strong oral and written communication skills It would be advantageous if you also possessed: Postgraduate qualifications in numerical modelling studies Experience in 3D modelling Experience in GIS, database and geo statistical programmes If you are a proactive, innovative and results driven individual who can demonstrate high work performance, we welcome your application. GHD is committed to providing an environment for our people to achieve their career potential, and offers extensive training opportunities through our GHD Business School. We offer a professional working environment and culture and believe that a work / life balance is critical to the success and happiness of our people. A competitive salary package will be offered based on qualifications, skills and experience. To apply, please submit your CV and cover letter to the appropriate role via: http://www.ghd.com/careers. For a confidential discussion, please contact Anna Sukkar, People Business Partner on +61 3 8687 8657. Please be advised we are accepting direct applications only and not engaging in the services of any recruitment agencies.