Geotechnical Engineer

Job details

Job reference nr.:SL-136322
Job category:Dredging, Renewables
Type of work:Contract
Start date:September 1, 2022
Job location:Taiwan

Short summary

We are looking for two Geotechnical Engineer to be able to work in Taiwan within short notice.

Job description


  • Provide skills, integrity and knowledge in key areas of discipline engineering, including design codes, legislative requirements and current good engineering practice. Understands clients’ needs; identifies and addresses design parameters and problems; develops and implements solutions.
  • Under limited supervision, independently evaluate, organise and prioritise work which is normally subject to internal checking and approval.
  • Responsible for production of deliverables, which may include engineering support to DO, design calculations, specifications, procedures, analyses, progress reports, bid evaluations, CTR input, study reports and various 3rd-party submissions.
  • Originate or check technical documentation, accepting personal responsibility for its adequacy.
  • Ensure all relevant safety objectives, legislative and legal requirements are observed.
  • Design and detailing in accordance with acknowledged industry Codes, Standards and Design Guides (e.g. API, DNV, AISC); Client Specifications and Scopes of Work.
  • Represent the Company in meetings / correspondence with Clients, subcontractors, 3rd parties, etc. in a technical capacity.
  • Train / mentor more junior engineers.
  • Recognise and accept HSE Roles & Responsibilities as defined in DOC-GL-HSE-001

Job requirements

Personal Attributes:

  • Ability to function within a design team and across multiple projects.
  • Ability to prioritise own workload, manage time accordingly and inform senior team members where constraints will affect a project in terms of programme or budget.
  • Manage interfaces within a project structure, including other disciplines, drawing office, document control, project management, client and suppliers.
  • Manage change control within own remit on a project. Inform team members where constraints will affect a project in terms of programme or budget.
  • Can work within time/budget constraints
Discipline-specific Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Understand and use geotechnical principles in detailed design.
  • Understand how trenching equipment works and its uses and limitations.
  • Provide support offshore operations associated with trenching, foundations, anchoring etc.
  • Work under supervision of either Senior Engineer, Principal Engineer or Engineering Consultant-Specialist.
  • Supervise Engineer I.
  • Work as part of Project and Tender Teams, taking active role in kick-off & progress meetings.
  • Prepare Trenching Assessment Reports and liaise directly with Business Acquisition.
  • Use and reference appropriate Codes and Standards associated with geotechnical engineering in the offshore industry, i.e. ISO codes, DNV, API.
  • Undertake geotechnical engineering calculations and design reports for foundation design, pipeline initiation anchorages and pipeline/soil interaction.
  • Keep Trenching Data-Base and Geotechnical Reports library up to date.
  • Read appropriate periodicals associated with geotechnical engineering and trenching activities.


More info

Should you be interested in this position, please send your application via the apply button. For more information please contact the below mentioned vacancy contact stating the Job Reference Number mentioned above.

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