Deputy Head- Ground Engineering

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  • Bangalore
  • 15-20 lakh
  • 15-20 years
  • 21 Jul 2015

  • Production/ Manufacturing/ Engineering

  • Engineering
Job Description

3-5 years in handling UK project experience is mandatory
Responsible for working closely with Head of Ground Engineering in developing a strong geotechnical team, focussed on improving and developing the technical competence of the staff in Bangalore. He will also be responsible for mentoring staff for achieving professional status with ICE. In addition will be responsible for technical assurance of all deliverables from Bangalore. We require the Deputy Head to manage the team working closely with team leaders and to take technical lead role on various projects.

To take on the role of deputy Head you will need to demonstrate a set of abilities, including: competence in ground engineering, ensuring compliance with relevant standards, co-operate with other design disciplines, and deliver engineering documentation that has been designed, checked and reviewed.

The successful applicant will be a principal geotechnical engineer with a proven technical and project management track record.
A strong academic background with degree in Civil engineering and Master Degree or PhD in a relevant subject.
Minimum 15-20 years experience in geotechnical design consultancy including the infrastructure sectors geotechnical design experience.
Experience of soil-structure interaction and numerical analysis work using finite element programmes, e.g. PLAXIS & FLAC (2D & 3D)
Experience of Design in Tunnelling and Underground structures
Provide geotechnical support to bidding for local Indian and International projects.
High level technical performance and ability to lead technical teams
A flair and passion for innovation.
Excellent communication skills and confidence to liaise with clients
Good commercial track record in negotiating and running successful jobs
A willingness to travel on short assignments both within the UK and overseas

Competencies/Skill sets for this job

Engineering Plaxis Flac Underground Structures

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