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Geotechnical Team Leader


Doha, Qatar

Ref: HP515-511

The Role

Due to ongoing growth we are searching for a Geotechnical Leader to join our Doha office.

Provide Senior leadership for Geotechnical and tunnel functions to the Qatar office, supporting all of the business groups in the office including Transportation, Water and Power, and Property development.

Manage a growing team of geologists, geotechnical engineers and tunneling engineers including resource scheduling of the staff. Interact with other geotechnical teams in the region to ensure best use of team.

Provide a geotechnical Advisor role to projects in Qatar.

Ensure that all work follows the requirements of the Halcrow QA/QC procedures

Site supervision work of ground investigations and construction work to provide value for our clients in ensuring quality of works.

Meet with clients and potential clients for existing and new works.


BA or MSc in Eng Geology or Geotechnical Engineering

Minimum 15 years experience in all aspects of geotechnical projects including site investigation and design (concept and detailed).

Experience in environmental surveys preferable plus

Experience in earthworks and project construction activities a plus

Experience in Hydro-geology preferable

The candidate must have an excellent technical capability as well good safety, commercial, and procedural awareness

The candidate must have very good communication skills.

As local geotechnical team leader will also need to work closely with the Regional Geotechnical Manager and provide mentoring and professional advice to local staff members.

Likely to be project manager for projects that are geotechnical in nature including management of subcontracts.

About the Company

CH2M leads the professional services industry by delivering sustainable solutions that benefit our societies, the environment and economic outcomes within the development of infrastructure and industry.

CH2Mers make a positive difference, providing consulting, design, engineering and management services for clients in water; environment and nuclear; transportation; energy and industrial markets, from iconic infrastructure to global programmes like the Olympic Games.

We are ranked among the ‘World's Most Ethical Companies’ and a top firm in environmental consulting and programme management. In 2016 we became the first professional services firm to be honored with the ‘World Environment Center Gold Medal Award’ for efforts advancing sustainable development.

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