Senior Tunnel Design Engineer
The tunnelling division of this heavy civil engineering consultancy has work underway in the UK and internationally. They have a track record in the conception and design of complex tunnelling projects that utilise NATM and TBM construction methods. Their ability to work with challenging ground conditions means their services are in demand and they regularly appear on expert review panels. This is an opportunity to work with a highly capable team of civil engineers for a company with a healthy portfolio of work. They work on major schemes such as HS2 and Crossrail, projects cover hydro, rail and highways. Joining the firm now the focus will be on large transit projects in urban environments.
They are looking for a chartered civil engineer (or equivalent) with a mix of technical and interpersonal skills. An understanding of a variety of ground conditions and cut & cover methods and TBM techniques is beneficial. You will be overseeing a small team of engineers, CAD technicians and geologists and will be working on new and improvement projects.
The company has a flat management structure and the London office provides a friendly and supportive working. There are experts on-hand able to provide specialist expertise on every aspect of tunnelling and below ground structures. Knowledge exchanges freely, in turn you will be expected to provide guidance and encouragement to the engineers and technicians under your supervision.