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Senior Civil Engineer - Tanzania

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Senior Civil Engineer - Tanzania

On behalf of a major EPC, WRS are looking for a Senior Civil Engineer to work in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania on a contract basis. This will be a long-term project, on an 8/2 rotation, paying an hourly rate in USD.

The role will be supporting the construction of a large onshore crude oil pipeline.

Job Duties include:
  • Directing Field Civil Engineers.
  • Preparation and/or review technical specifications, calculations and drawings.
  • Support Quality group to ensuring that civil materials, structures and equipment are delivered, installed, tested in accordance with the PROJECT requirements.
  • Ensure all Civil issued construction IFC documents, information and their revisions are managed to the Construction schedules for execution.
  • Field generated Civil Engineering documents shall be handover according to project HSEQ requirements;
  • Identify scope and schedule changes in accordance with the Change Control Process.
  • Ensure that designs comply with the relevant Codes, Standards, Regulations and Procedures
  • Provide technical assistance to discipline assigned personnel, encourage and record their development and training.
  • Coordinate with Company engineers for timely resolution of Engineering Technical Queries, Deviations, non conformance, defects and other technical matters.
  • Manage vendor attendane and close out reports.
  • Provide Daily/Weekly work status reporting.
  • Attend Site Construction meeting as required.   
Ideal candidate will have:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Civil,Strutural Engineering discipline or Company agreed discipline qualifications that support the Civil, Structural ad Building engineering.
  • Chartered Engineer or hold a membership of a related Professional Institute or certification body (preferred)
  • 10 years’ experience in conceptual & detailed design of Oil and Gas facilities and process equipment
  • Comprehensive understanding and sound knowledge of construction execution of onshore Pipeline, Pumping stations, Storage Terminals and Jetty.
  • Experience with undergrounds, earthworks, geotechnical interfaces, foundations, buildings, steel structures, etc.
  • Experience with Green field project scopes, field verification and designs. Knowledge of standards ASCE, API, ACI, ASTM, BS EN, experience in STAAD / Foundation Design Suite software.
  • Experience as Civil Lead Engineer on Oil and Gas Project preferable
  • Previous experience on pipeline construction projects