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Geotechnical Engineer Abroad

Jan De Nul Group offers specialized services for dredging, offshore, civil and environmental works. Preparing the seabed, dredging trenches as well as stabilizing and ballasting them, dredging access channels to operational ports or even building a completely new port including quay walls and new port areas, building bridges, buildings and complex road infrastructures, are part of the tasks of Jan De Nul Group. This is always tailored to the customer or, if desired, on an EPC basis. Do you want to be part of our international team?

As a Geotechnical Engineer Abroad you will be working on one of our big land reclamation projects, internationally (we currently have projects in Manila-Philippines and in Guyana).

Your duties and responsibilities are:

  • Settlement analysis and calculations. Slope stability calculations. Bearing capacity calculations. Consolidations problems, soil improvement design using PVD, surcharge, deep compaction.
  • Geotechnical data and soil interpretation for field and laboratory tests
  • Site engineering problem solving, including site inspections
  • Preparing (geo)technical reports and supervising the preparation of construction drawings
  • Liaising and communicating with Operations, Sub-contractors and Clients.
  • Reporting to the Head Office & Project Management.

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Profile

You have a Master’s degree in Engineering Sciences with option Construction and are interested in geotechnics or you have the Dutch equivalent degree of Master of Science in Civil Engineering or Geotechnics. You have a specific affinity for soil mechanics and geotechnics. 
You have a first relevant work experience in soil improvement techniques and/or settlement calculations and/or theoretical soil mechanics. Previous experience with dredging and land reclamation projects is an advantage. You are prepared to work abroad on a 2 months work / 1 month leave rotation system. 

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