Mott MacDonald is a £1.2 billion management, engineering and development consultancy with 16,000 staff and a global reach spanning six continents.
Our network of 180 principal offices in 140 countries gives us local market insight backed by world class expertise to deliver excellence for every client.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture.
Main Purpose of the Job :
The Tunnelling Engineer is required to support for the Design Review team during the design phase of a large diameter tunnelling project.
Key Responsibilities / Duties :
Undertake site audits on the contractors as-built process and ensure that is being undertaken in accordance with their procedures
Relate Field Change Requests and Non-Conformance Reports that are produced by the Contractor with as-built records
Review as-built records against site information to confirm that the records are a true reflection of the construction of works
Raise comments where as-built records are not in accordance with the construction works
They will be required to observe safety procedures while attending sites
To prepare daily reports, photographic documentation as per the project requirements.
To raise observations in order to report non-conformances.
To ensure that the quality and progress are effectively monitored and tracked throughout the program period.
To ensure that the tunnel is built with quality, design, technical standards and the procedures are adhered during the construction process of tunnel drives.
Undertaking reviews as required of contractor technical submittals including method statements and work package plans.
Monitoring the contractor’s compliance with environmental, health and safety issues and seeking intervention wherever required
Essential Candidate Requirements :
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited University to the approval of the Engineer
Master’s Degree and Professional Engineering Registration in the United States or a Chartered Engineer in the United Kingdom or any other recognized Professional Institution would be a distinct advantage
Minimum 15 years demonstrable experience in the design and review of design build documents related to large diameter tunnelling projects, including deep underground RC structures and shafts
Experience of tunnel lining with concrete segments and soil / lining interaction are essential, as are advanced computer modelling techniques (Finite Element).
Knowledge of tunnel lining technology and waterproofing is likewise essential
In Mott MacDonald, we have a strong policy ethical behaviour and expect the highest standards of ethical practice. These are at the core of our corporate values hence do not engage in any aspects of bribery or corrupt practice.
As such, we expect staff must always act : ProfessionallyWith integrityWith due skill, care and diligenceIn good faith, andIn compliance with all applicable laws
Ability to relate to people of diverse cultural backgrounds
Ability to effectively communicate at all levels including external stakeholders
Leadership and / or managerial experience along with mentoring skills
Ensure MacDonald HSE policies are implemented and adhered in every activity
Sound knowledge of professional and international standards