Geotechnical Engineer - Singapore

Job facts

Location Middle East
Closing Sunday, February 28, 2021

Job description

Salary: Competitive
Location: Singapore
Job type: Permanent

WRS is assisting a global contractor that involves in a huge port expansion project in Singapore.
Please note that this is a 5.5 days work/week
Job Description:

Supervise the design and plan soil investigation campaign, for both site and laboratory
Supervise and perform soil interpretation based on CPTs, Boreholes, Site Investigation in general, Field Vane Shear Test, Laboratory testing.
Supervise and perform geotechnical design calculations, with both FEM and analytical models, such as but not limited to: global stability calculations, bearing capacity calculations for both deep and shallow foundations, pile driving
Supervise and perform settlement calculations and assess strength development under surcharge based on Terzaghi Theory, Asaoka theory, Isotach Theory.
Support the construction activities
Prepare calculation reports / Technical notes, and review those prepared by other team members.
Supervise and review drawings prepared by draftsmen
Perform site inspections
Liaise and establish bond with the other departments, sub-contractors and our consultant.
Any other ad-hoc duties as assigned by your Manager.
Reports to the Design Manager


Master of Science degree on Civil / Geotechnical Engineering
6 - 10 years relevant working experience
Knowledge and previous experience on Singapore, on soil improvement works and land reclamation projects
Organized, analytical with excellent problem solving skills, proactive, good team player and able to meet tight deadline
Good software knowledge: Excel, Slope-W, Plaxis 2D, GIS
Good interpersonal skills
Full English proficiency, in both writing and speech

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