• Senior SEM Engineer

  • Other
  • Permanent - Full Time Hours
  • Canada
  • Toronto
  • £100,000 - £100,000
  • Senior SEM Engineer


    The Senior SEM Engineer will head the SEM Team and implement the "Required Excavation and Support" ("RES"). The Senior SEM Engineer reports to the contractor’s tunnel manager. He manages the site supervision team, which includes the SEM/Geotechnical Engineers and the Senior SEM Inspectors, to ensure compliance with the design and to provide QA/QC Oversight as far as it concerns the excavation and support work of the running tunnels and mined stations.

    In the field the Senior SEM Engineer will evaluate and assess geologic and hydrologic conditions and approve or if required, direct use of ground support categories and local measures. Furthermore, the Senior SEM Engineer will manage the documentation of geologic conditions and monitoring data. He will review daily, weekly and final reports produced by the contractor and the SEM Team members. He will also coordinate with the contractor, track the construction schedule and provide input to improve production based on information received from the Senior SEM Inspectors, if required. The Senior SEM Engineer will produce a monthly status report and attend all required meetings.


    At least 15 years of experience in SEM Tunnelling and 5 years of experience on international projects. The position requires experience and knowledge in all construction steps, materials and equipment used.

    Career Level Required   Manager (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)

    Experience Required      15 years +

    Education Required        Bachelor's Degree

    Job Type              Temporary / Contract

    Job Status           Full Time