REF: 28307/002
Posted On : 14 Jun 2017

Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) Section Engineer

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Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) Section Engineers - London
Excellent opportunity to join the Thames Tideway TBM tunnelling team

Location:- London
Salary:- £47000 basic 20% Shift allowance - TBM Section Engineer

Role Description
At present the Tunnelling is due to start at the beginning of 2018 with the TBM's due to arrive on site shortly to be assembled prior to being lowered in to the Tunnel. We are looking for 2 x Section Engineers with either UK or European tunnelling experience specifically on TBM's (Tunnel Boring Machine).

Earth Pressure Balance TBM (Tunnel Boring machine) experience to offer permanent positions on the central section of Tideway.

Experience required
You need to have TBM (Tunnel Boring Machine experience to be considered for these positions.

Civil Engineer with previous experience on managing the various TBM production activities: initial drive, erection and dismantling planning, temporary works planning, grout mix design, ventilation design, compressed air head intervention planning, cutter tool efficiency management. Experience of ground treatment techniques

Can demonstrate/explain earth pressure/ slurry mud excavation techniques including use of spoil conditioning additives on various types of geology.

Understands TBM ring selection software, including manual trapezoidal ring selection
Has worked with several general TBM guidance software systems
Has been shift engineer on TBM managing TBM production crews
Demonstrated application of growing commercial and contractual knowledge
Experience of working in a cost conscious environment
Good people management experience
Excellent supplier management experience
Degree qualified to support your TBM experience

If you believe you have the skills, knowledge and experience which you can bring to the project team, then please contact us directly to discuss the position in more detail.

Are you looking to work on one of the UK's most exciting civils projects? If so, please submit your CV and apply to register your interest.

Alternatively, if the role is not for you but you know someone who may be interested, we offer a £300 referral fee for every successful referred placement!

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and will be required to provide the appropriate original evidence. Throughout the business, CarmichaelUK promotes a culture where diversity is welcomed and celebrated. We place paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy and will do our very best to support those applicants who may need adjustments in order to take part in the recruitment process. Please do let us know if you require any additional assistance by calling us on 020 8522 8888 and we will be pleased to help where possible. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business. To view similar positions at various locations throughout the UK visit our website.

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