Geologist

Advanced Construction Technology Services (ACTS)
Qatar

Ref: LP961-08
Advanced Construction Technology Services (ACTS)

The Role


The Role


Duties and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned)

Analyze data and soil samples through field and laboratory analysis to determine type, classification, characteristics, and stability of soil.
Coordinate with HGD for testing samples for the geotechnical Division and the schedule of such testing.
Prepare project schedule and ensure that schedule is timely met
Coordinate with Drilling Department or External Drilling Subcontractors cost, logistics, sequence and schedule of drilling under the directives of the HGD
Determine if fault or fractures in soils would be detrimental to construction plans.
Compute bearing weights and prepares maps, charts, and reports of test results.
Make recommendations regarding foundation design, slope angles, grading, or building heights or any other geotechnical related matter
Supervise, train and evaluate assigned staff in the Geotechnical Division;
Provide timely, accurate service in response to the HGD requests
Control testing activities during construction projects; spot check data for errors;
Meet with inspectors, engineers, contractors, and/or developers to determine corrective action required when there are discrepancies between work done and the approved plans, specifications and standards

Requirements


Requirements


Bachelor's degree B.S.in Geology - 4-5 years experience
Computer Skills:
Word processing, Spreadsheets, Internet, E-mail, Database software.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of soil variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to Interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

About the Company


About the Company


Advanced Construction Technology Services (ACTS) is a multi-disciplinary consultancy firm specialized in construction materials and geotechnology. It was founded in Lebanon the year 1996, with an operating branch in Qatar and KSA; and executing projects within neighboring Middle Eastern countries.

ACTS aims to provide the highest quality testing services, comprehensive consultation and efficient design.
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