Job Duties

  • Working closely with geographies based geotechnical, bridge and marine design teams.
  • Participating and managing various types of geotechnical projects including tasks such as preparation of scoping and specification documents for geotechnical investigations, data management and interpretation of geotechnical information including preparation of geotechnical interpretative reports, design of various geotechnical structures and preparation of geotechnical design reports, site visits during geotechnical investigations etc.
  • Managing geotechnical projects both technically and financially, including decision making in regards to relevant design methods and procedures for executing geotechnical aspects of the project.

The role will furthermore include:-

  • Some business development including preparation of proposals and meetings with potential clients for developing project opportunities
  • International travel on a short-term basis between other K&A offices primarily in the Middle East and occasionally working from client project offices/sites

Job Requirements

  • Master’s degree or PhD in geotechnical engineering from a recognized university
  • Minimum 12 years’ experience with a proven record of executing and managing large scale geotechnical design projects.
  • Good experience with various types geotechnical software such as SlopeW, WALLAP, Plaxis, gINT, LPile, Repute etc..
  • Very good experience with geotechnical investigations, interpretations, ground improvement, settlement analysis, impact assessments, liquefaction analysis, grouting etc in various types of soil and rock conditions; Tunnelling experience is an advantage.
  • Previous current experience of working in the Middle East is an advantage.
  • Extensive experience of writing detailed geotechnical reports including geotechnical interpretative reports, geotechnical design reports and geotechnical impact assessments.
  • Extensive experience in the design of geotechnical structures including shallow and deep foundations, retaining walls, ground anchors, rock bolts, slopes, abutments etc

NB

Only Egyptians can apply for this post.