Civil Design Engineer (Move into the tunnelling design sector)
Move into tunnel engineering with a leading consultancy and global leader in tunnel and underground structures engineering. This is a rare opportunity to build upon your existing engineering expertise in a new discipline area, you will gain invaluable on the job experience and training on high profile UK and international tunnelling schemes. They have a track record of conceiving, designing and managing the construction of complex tunnelling projects that utilise NATM and TBM construction methods. Their ability to work with challenging ground conditions means their expertise is in steady demand and they regularly appear on expert review panels. They work on major schemes such as HS2 and Crossrail and projects encompass hydro, rail and highways. Joining the firm now the focus will be on technically challenging transit projects in urban environments.
Experience required: They are looking a bright engineer with a civil or structural degree at MSc level (or equivalent) with between two and five years consulting engineering exposure. Your existing experience should be within civil engineering design such as bridges, water retaining structures, foundations, geotechnical, energy, marine or similar. You will be mentored and supervised by a highly experienced chartered civil engineer and supported to become a chartered civil engineer.
The design office offers a friendly and open working environment. There are experts on-hand able to provide specialist expertise on every aspect of tunnelling and below ground structures. Knowledge exchanges freely creating an ideal climate for learning and development.