Jacobs Employment – Tunnelling Engineer

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Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the “why” of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we’re integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

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Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomises the “why” of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we’re integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Jacobs has developed one of the leading and longest-standing geotechnical and tunnelling consultancy capabilities, with approximately 400 geotechnical and tunnelling engineers delivering practical and innovative solutions to ground-related problems.

As part of our strategy for growth and to further develop our capabilities in the tunnelling sector, Jacobs are growing their Tunnelling Division and are looking to hire Junior, Intermediate and Senior Tunnelling Engineres in the UAE.

Reporting to the Tunnel Regional Lead you will be a key resource in project and work package delivery and have the ability to work with minimal supervision for a range of internal and external clients. Our tunnels team focusses on a range of small to large scale projects from pipejack to large diameter tunnels, utilising techniques from TBM tunnelling to Drill and Blast Methods. Work undertaken can be structural and/or geotechnical in nature.

Sector Experience – The candidate will have demonstrable experience in the design of work packages in the tunnelling sector. Ideally this should cover a wide range of sectors with experience in several or all the following areas Metro, Highway, Heavy Rail, Utility and Conveyance. Experience in hard rock tunnelling is highly desirable.

Here’s What You’ll Need

  • Proven experience in tunnel design
  • Able to provide support to the more junior members of the team as and when required
  • Have experience preparing designs and drawings
  • Be able to write technical reports
  • Demonstrable experience in the design of work packages in the tunnelling sector. Ideally this should cover a wide range of sectors with experience in several or all of the following areas Metro, Highway, Heavy Rail, Utility and Conveyance.
  • Demonstrable expertise in segmental and SCL lining design
  • Experience in hard rock tunnelling is highly desirable
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and relationship building skills.
  • MICE Chartered Engineer status
  • A sound academic knowledge of civil/tunnel engineering
  • Knowledge of relevant European codes and standards
  • Strong communication skills with fluency in verbal and written English
  • Computer literate in relevant discipline software such as; Plaxis, FLAC, MIDAS and SAP.
  • Team player but with an ability to work independently and manage small teams as required
  • Planning & organisational skills
  • Motivated to deliver high quality
  • Commitment to professional and personal development

Jacobs. A world where you can.

From our inclusive employee networks, to our positive mental health champions – we’re committed to driving a culture of caring where you can be you. Joining Jacobs not only connects you locally but globally – and together, our diverse perspectives and unique backgrounds power our collective strength. We collaborate and share! By supporting one another, we all succeed.

With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximise your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.   

Job Reference ID MID0000RD

Job Details:

Company: Jacobs

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Bur Dubai, United Arab Emirates



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