Senior Structural Engineer (Site)

Stantec

Stantec is seeking a Senior Structural Engineer to support on a tower in Qatar.

Key Tasks and Duties:

  • Managing the Structural design of the project(s)
  • Design review and conformance
  • Prepare reports Weekly/Monthly, design drawings and specifications
  • Structural Presentations where applicable
  • Making Structural calculations – loads and stresses
  • Calculate the pressures, stresses, and strains that each component will experience from other parts of the structure due to human use or environmental pressures such as weather or earthquakes;
  • Selecting appropriate construction materials
  • Providing technical advice
  • Monitoring and inspecting work are undertaken by Contractors and Sub-Contractors/ Specialists
    Administering contracts
  • Inspecting conditions/foundations/Structural works on site
  • Analyze configurations of the basic structural components of the building or other structure(s);
  • Consider the strength of various materials, e.g. timber, concrete, steel and Masonry, to see how their inclusion may necessitate a change of Structural Design.
  • Liaise with all other design disciplines, to agree on safe designs and their fit with the aesthetic concept at construction;
  • Examine structures at risk and advise how to improve their structural integrity, such as recommending removal or repair of defective items.
  • Make drawings, specifications, and computer models of structures for Client, Contractor and or Specialists;
  • Work with Geotechnical Engineers to investigate ground conditions and analyze results of soil sample and in-situ tests;
  • Liaise with Construction Contractors to ensure that all components erected are structurally sound;
  • Apply expert knowledge of the forces that act on various structures

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Structural Engineering from an accredited university.
  •  Minimum Total of fifteen (15) years post‐graduate experience in building construction with at least
  • (7) years’ Experience in Consultancy (supervision) as a Structural Engineer or Equivalent for similar projects.
  • Previous experience, minimum five (5) years in Qatar
  • Possess appropriate technical background and ability to control the contractor’s and subcontractors’ conformance with the contract documents Including drawings. specifications, etc.

This includes a working knowledge of local and international specifications that may relate to the work.

  • Responsible for the contractor’s conformance to the Public Works Authority requirements of time, cost and quality in accordance with the contract documents and other related government documents and publications.
  • Accredited from the Engineers and Consulting Offices Accrediting Committee (UPDA) as a Grade
  • “A” Civil Engineer (supervision).
  • Candidate must be an Arabic speaker

Apply for this job on company website, click on this link: stantec.jobs.