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Resident engineer - tunnels

Job Profile

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.

Job Description

Main Purpose of the Job:
Mott MacDonald is looking for a Resident engineer – tunnelling for the construction supervision for a large water project in Qatar.

Key Responsibilities/Duties:
  • Direct the site supervision related to tunnels and associated works
  • Coordinate direct activities with the other discipline Resident Engineers to maintain consistency
  • Responsible for reviewing all shop drawings, design proposals, method statements, any requests for information relating to the tunnel
  • Direct, assist and monitor the performance of the construction team working on the supervision of the construction of the tunnel
  • Advise on contractual and construction matters regarding tunnelling
  • Supervise, review, monitor and report on progress of the structure/tunnel and associated works.
  • Liaise with all parties for site safety
  • Convene and chair regular site meetings about issues related to structure/tunnel and associated work and related activities
  • Issue additional drawings etc. as required in coordination with the design office
  • Ensure prompt and accurate exchange of correspondence and approvals
  • Warrant safety goals are achieved and oversee implementation of safety procedures
  • Participate in all health and safety issues at site, as required
  • Comply with Mott MacDonald’s safety, health and risk management standards and processes
  • Provide necessary on-site direction and issue site instructions with respect to tunnel and associated work
  • Check and measure the performed work and record progress versus the agreed programme

Candidate Specification

Essential Candidate Requirements:
  • Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited University; an internationally recognised Professional Engineering Registration is preferable
  • Membership of an accredited, recognised Project Management Institution would be an advantage
  • Minimum 15 years’ experience in all aspects of supervision of large diameter tunnelling projects, deep underground tunnel structures and marine works
  • Must demonstrate his/her experience in respect of the technical proposals evaluation and its constructability, technology deployment and solving technical problems that may arise during construction
  • Experience must include all Health & Safety and Environmental Protection aspects of the construction and operation of large diameter tunnelling projects, deep underground structures and marine works
  • Must be fluent in English both written and spoken with an excellent capability in written technical skills as well as oral and written communication skills
  • Strong leadership quality to lead and motivate a team of engineers and inspectors in a project environment
  • Proactive acumen and an ability to manage work at multiple areas on the tunnel site are essential
  • Computer skills are mandatory
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