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Senior Canal Designer Engineer / Sri Lanka

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Added:12-Feb-19
Location:Sri Lanka
Salary:€400 - €600 per day + expat package
Duration:Freelance/Contract
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Senior Canal Designer Engineer - Sri Lanka

A leading international consulting engineering company is seeking a Senior Canal Design Engineer for a water resource, irrigation project in Sri Lanka, South Asia. This is a short term position for just 4 months intermittent with a likely start date of around March / April.

The position:

  • Reviewing the alignment and the design of headworks, canals, aqueducts, level crossings, regulators, and the feeder structures at the dams
  • Checking the hydraulics and the capacity of the canals and improving the design of all structures if deemed necessary
  • Elaborating on and proposing as necessary model tests or any other investigations for the benefit of the structures
  • Advising on lining materials and types that will best suit the canals
  • With the Hydraulic Structures Engineer, advising on cross drainage and flow control structures
  • Advising on construction methods including methods and equipment required for lining of the canals
  • Preparing detailed engineering designs, cost estimates and tender documents
  • Estimating the requirement of contractor's resources (personnel, equipment, machines, materials, funds, etc.) and recommending additional resources to be mobilised to complete the canals and appurtenant structures within the contract periods
  • Providing continuous representation during the construction of the tunnels and dams
  • Support the health and safety engineer at each of the construction sites

Experience:

  • BSc in Civil Engineering, Irrigation, Water Resources or related. Post-graduate qualification would be beneficial
  • 7+ years of work experience
  • 5+ should be related to design and construction of new and rehabilitated large-scale canals
  • Experience in developing countries, ideally in South Asia
  • Familiar with donor funded projects.

If you are interested this position and would like to find out more then please apply within. If you have the relevant experience I will endeavour to get in contact with you within 48 hours.


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