Geotechnical Engineer/Specialist

Doha, Qatar

Ref: HP515-399

The Role

The Role

For decades, CH2M HILL has been a global leader in engineering, consulting, design, program management, construction and operations, working on the most challenging and impactful projects around the world. Through these challenging projects, we develop our people - who transform complex and creative ideas into reality, every day. Join us and together we can work to build a sustainable world. We support you to reach your greatest career goals through continued professional development, a positive work life balance and undeniably cool engineering projects. Join employee-owned CH2M HILL and discover why our diverse team has been consistently ranked as one of the leading employers and repeatedly recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the '100 Best Companies to Work For'ť.

About the Business

Description and Desired Qualifications

ASHGHAL has embarked on a major programme of expanding and upgrading the wastewater infrastructure in the State of Qatar. The existing sewerage system in Doha consists of shallow sewers and numerous pumping stations. This system is becoming overloaded due to the scale and pace of development in Doha. A major tunnelled interceptor scheme is proposed in the Doha South STW catchment to reduce the number of pumping stations and to meet the long term needs of Doha. This scheme is called IDRIS. IDRIS comprises seven packages: (1) deep trunk sewer tunnel, (2) lateral tunnelled interceptor sewers, (3) terminal pumping station at Doha South STW, (4) forwarding and return TSE pumping stations, (5) sewage forwarding and TSE return mains and (6) new Doha South STW, and (7) ocean outfall.

Summary of Job Purpose
CH2M HILL has been retained as the programme manager for the Qatar Public Works Authority Inner Doha Resewerage Strategy Implementation (IDRIS) Programme. IDRIS is PWA's flagship drainage project.
The anticipated components of IDRIS include:

New interceptor sewers associated with gravitation of dozens of existing pump stations
Approximately 35-km of new deep tunnel trunk sewer and appurtenances
Terminal tunnel pump station
New Doha South Sewage Treatment Works
Emergency sea outfall
Treated sewage effluent return pump station and transmission pipeline
CH2M HILL is looking for an experienced Geotechnical Engineer to join our IDRIS Programme Management team in the role of Geotechnical Engineer.

Responsibilities of this role include:

Work with the team's management and permitting staff to assist with obtaining the necessary approvals and permits required for the geotechnical investigation programme.
Provide day-to-day oversight of the geotechnical investigation programme.
Assist with preparation of the IDRIS Concept Design and Preliminary Design Reports.
Assist in preparation of required geotechnical documents that will be included in the various tender documents.
Assist with development of design/build tender documents for the defined construction contracts.
Assist with review of Tenderers' Technical Proposal submittals.
Assist with review of D/B Contractor's design and shop drawing submittals.
Assist with resolution of geotechnical issues which arise during the construction of the IDRIS facilities.
Provide other programme support as required.

Key Duties:

Assist in the approval and permitting of the geotechnical investigation programme.
Provide oversight of and assist in the review of reports prepared under the geotechnical investigations programme.
Assist in the preparation of the Programme Management Consultant’s Geotechnical Interpretive Reports and Geotechnical Baseline Reports (as deemed applicable).
Assist in the development of conceptual and preliminary design reports.
Assist in the development of Tender Documents associated with the IDRIS contracts.
Assist in the tendering of the IDRIS contracts, including responding to questions received during the bidding process.
Conduct reviews of Technical Proposals and other Contractor submittals.
Provide assistance on other IDRIS programme components.



Basic Qualifications

Education and Experience:
Bachelors Degree in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering, minimum 15 years prior experience. The individual must have strong communication and people skills, be self-motivated/self-directed and have the willingness to take on new challenges.
Bachelors Degree in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering; Master's Degree preferred. Professional registration/certification (Professional Engineer, Chartered Engineer, etc.) highly preferred.
Job Experience
Minimum 15 years work experience, including geotechnical investigations, deep structures design and construction troubleshooting. Prior Middle East and tunneling experience preferred but not required.
Specialized Skills
Prior experience with the analysis and design of large civil structures in rock formations of varying degrees of hardness. Knowledge of ground treatment techniques to improve stability of excavations, reduce the permeability of the ground - dewatering, fissure grouting, jet grouting etc. (1) deep trunk sewer tunnel, (2) lateral

What you will find
At CH2M HILL, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M HILL. Ready? Let's get to work. Developing People through Challenging Projects CH2M HILL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About the Company

About the Company

As a global leader in consulting, design, design-build, operations, and program management, CH2M HILL has the human and technical resources, the international footprint, and the depth of know-how and experience to help clients achieve success in any corner of the world.

At CH2M HILL, we always strive to perform above your expectations and our industry's standards. It's not the exception here. It's the rule.

Because clients demand and deserve a completely satisfying solution on every project, regardless of complexity, CH2M HILL differentiates itself through its commitment to perform above clients' expectations and on their behalf.
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