Senior Tunneling Engineer

Analysis, CAD, Civil, Consulting, Laboratory, Management, Modeling, Modeling Software, Project, Supervision
C2H Independent, Contract Independent, Contract W2, Contract Corp-To-Corp, C2H W2, C2H Corp-To-Corp
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

At Employer, we are dedicated to shaping a better world. For more than 70 years, we have helped bring to life groundbreaking projects across the globe, from the Sydney Opera House to the 2nd Avenue Subway in New York City. We believe that great design comes out of a commitment to quality, creativity, and intensive cross-disciplinary teamwork. Employer is a global engineering and consulting firm of 16,000 creative minds. Employer's culture looks a lot like the future: globally-linked, locally-focused, and radically creative. We are searching for those rare individuals who are as smart and visionary as they are bold. If this sounds like you read on.



Employer's New York office is seeking a Senior Tunneling Engineer for underground structures with a structural, soil and/or rock mechanics background to provide engineering services to its clients on design and construction projects. Must have experience with multiple types of tunnel construction methods including bored, mined/SEM/NATM, drill and blast, cut and cover, and shaft sinking.





* Lead small to medium size soil-structure interaction design projects, particularly in underground structures and foundations, with minimal senior supervision


* Site supervision experience for infrastructure and building projects with focus on underground structures such as tunnels, stations, or hydropower.


* Interpret field and laboratory test result from ground investigation for design purposes as well as interpretation and preparation of Geotechnical Baseline and/or Interpretive reports (GBRs/ GIRs).


* Perform design and analysis using various industry standard engineering software for underground structures, excavations, foundations, seismic site response analyses, slopes, and, etc


* Hands-on experience and experience in supervising others in the use geotechnical and tunneling modeling software such as PLAXIS, UDEC, 3DEC or FLAC.


* Carrying out structural and/or seismic design of underground structures in accordance with relevant Codes and Standards in Canada and the United States.


* Experience in CAD and BIM, particularly Revit, Aecosim and Microstation


* Interacting with engineers from various disciplines and collaborating in the design of building foundations, bridge foundations, tunnels etc.


* Preparing design reports, design calculations, drawings and specifications


* Assist with administrative duties or management support as assigned by team leader





The candidate applying for this position should meet the following requirements:


* Preference will be given to candidates with a Master's Degree in Civil (structural or geotechnical) Tunneling, Mining, or Geological Engineering.


* Demonstrate a strong knowledge in structural and soil/rock-structure interaction design.


* PE License


* Experience in supervising site works and performing site design changes.


* Minimum 8 years of experience in tunnel engineering and/ or geo-structural design with proven record of delivering project plans, analyses, design and preparation of deliverables for infrastructure and building projects.


* Familiarity with soil-structure interaction and rock mechanics problems in a variety of geological environments.


* Some previous experience working for a geotechnical, mining or tunneling contractor is advantageous.





* Highly innovative and creative in developing technically strong solutions.


* Strong focus on high quality deliverables, deadlines and budgets.


* Comfortable balancing multiple roles and responsibilities in high stress situations.


* Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to communicate effectively with clients, regulators, and junior staff.


* Ability to communicate and coordinate work within an integrated multidisciplinary team.



Share your passion and experience in a global culture that believes your potential to achieve is endless.



Employer offers an outstanding benefits package including healthcare, 10% 401K Match, time off and profit share.



Employer is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where our people are encouraged to thrive.




Department: Engineering
Dice Id : 10120548
Position Id : 3625_16721521
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