Dam Design Engineer – Oman – Middle East Jobs- Engineering Consultancy

We are seeking to recruit a Senior Dam Design Engineer ( Embankment Dams) for a full-time permanent position with a European Engineering Construction Consultancy for their offices in Oman.

Our client are looking for a Degree Qualified professional with 10+years of experience. Please note this role is for the design of earthfill dams or embankment dams, NOT the design of hydraulics or RCC concrete dams.

No previous Middle East experience is required for this role, as long as you can show solid experience in Dam design with a Construction Consultancy.

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Role of the Dam Design Engineer Middle East jobs and careers

  • In this role you will be engaged in the design and analysis of earthfill/ embankment Dams and their foundations.
  • You will use your experience of the relevant international design practices and standards.
  • In addition, You will carry out calculations, coordinate the preparation of drawings and prepare design reports and specifications.
  • You will also carry out site visits, meet with Clients and coordinate other engineers working under you.
  • Independently develop engineering designs for dam projects, in particular, earth fill dams
  • In addition, Prepare detailed calculations, drawings, specifications, procurement documents, proposal evaluations, and technical reports.
  • You will also manage junior engineers working in your department and coordinate production with other departments.
  • Carry out meetings with the client, prepare minutes, and negotiate fees for additional works.

Requirements and Qualifications for the Senior Dam Design Engineer

  • Highly skilled in Dam Design with a minimum of 10+years of experience of earth fill or embankment dams and their foundations. A background and understanding of  Geotechnical principles would be highly desirable
  • In addition, A BSc degree in Civil Engineering, or a construction design-related degree qualification. An MSc in Civil Engineering or Geotechnical Engineering would also be highly desirable.
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience in essential analyses of dams and foundations e.g., stability, stress, seepage analyses using modern software and tools is mandatory.
  • Experience and knowledge of the Design of foundation treatments such as foundation water tightening and foundation stabilisation. Design of Instrumentation systems for Dams and foundations
  • 7+ years of related design experience specifically earth fill /embankment Dams as well as Project Management skills planning monitoring and reporting
  • Excellent English language skills.
  • In addition, strong client liaison experience.

Salary & Benefits for the Dam Design Professional

This is a full-time permanent position with a well-known engineering consultancy

  • A basic salary of 1500-2200 OMR per month. This can be discussed on a case-by-case basis and is negotiable for the right person.
  • In addition, Accommodation Allowance and transport allowance
  • Medical insurance cover is provided on top
  • Mobilisation flights and visa costs.

To apply for this vacancy for Dam Design Engineer Oman

Email info@staffordlawrence.com. In the subject line please quote reference DAM Design Oman23/2, Please confirm in your email that you meet the following requirements

  1. That you have circa 7-10 years of experience as a Dam Design Engineer
  2. That you have worked on Rockfill /Earthfill Dams
  3. That you have the required Qualifications, A Degree in  Civil Engineering or a Design Degree

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  • Please ensure that you provide your Date of Birth and Nationality on your CV, along with your contact detail, telephone number and email address.
  • A professional picture. Ideally a picture of you in a professional setting. Please do not provide photos of yourself in a local bar or dancing at a party, or in fancy dress !
  • Please ensure that you provide dates on ALL of your qualifications and the place where you studied your BSc Quantity Surveying and detail if it was full or part-time.
  • Please make sure that you provide your MRICS Membership number and the date you attained MRICS.
  • Where possible provide information on the projects you have worked on and their value as well as your particular involvement and who you reported to, and anyone you were responsible for.
  • In addition, provide detail on your notice period and availability.
  • Above all, please do not use coloured text or logo pictures on your CV, keep it simple.

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