• Senior Project Manager

  • Tunnel
  • Permanent - Full Time Hours
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Los Angeles
  • £0 - £0
  • This client is currently seeking a highly motivated Senior Project Manager with extensive experience in tunnel design, construction and project management to join their dynamic team located in their Los Angeles office.

    Responsibilities

    • Project management, client engagement and technical leadership of various projects;
    • Plan, organize, and lead project teams in the delivery, design, and documentation of project requirements for large transit, highways, water and wastewater tunnels;
    • Assist in the development and presentation of bid proposals to pursue contracts for underground projects including large diameter tunnels, micro-tunnels, and trenchless applications, as tunnel structural rehabilitation projects;
    • Lead project teams in the development of geo-investigations, evaluation of geotechnical data, geo-structural analysis, design, evaluation and preparation of calculations and drawings and construction bid documents, preparation of feasibility studies for tunneling related projects including cost and schedule estimates;
    • Prepares standard documents, such as technical specifications, in accordance with applicable design codes;
    • Assist in the mentoring and management of senior, intermediate and junior engineers;
    • Supervises, coordinates and reviews the work of other tunnel engineers;
    • Liaison with other disciplines, professionals, clients and third parties as needed;
    • Contributes to the successful completion of projects in area of responsibility;
    • Preforms other duties as required.

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in Civil/ Structural Engineering or Geological Engineering from an accredited university;
    • Professional engineering designation or credentials for registration as a professional engineer is required; PMP is an asset;
    • 15+ years’ experience in the design, construction and project management of underground and tunnel lining structures;
    • Experience in the design of tunnel excavation and support systems for transportation and water & wastewater projects;
    • Broad understanding of trenchless technologies and tunnelling methods;
    • Experience with design of shaft support techniques in both soil and rock environments;
    • Experience using computer analysis programs;
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
    • Advanced knowledge in soil and rock mechanics, and ground/structural numerical methods and their application in ground or tunnel;
    • Ability to work with minimal supervision;
    • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills;
    • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills in complex and changing environments;
    • Active member of the tunnel design and construction professional community with experience managing complex underground projects for water, wastewater, transportation and other types of projects.