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Senior Resident Engineer - Tunnels and Ventilation Shaft

Company: ARCADIS
Location: New York
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

Job Description

Arcadis is seeking a Resident Engineer - Tunnel and Ventilation Shafts for a large project in New York.

Arcadis is the world's leading company delivering sustainable design, engineering, and consultancy solutions for natural and built assets.

We are more than 36,000 people, in over 70 countries, dedicated to improving quality of life. Everyone has an important role to play. With the power of many curious minds, together we can solve the world's most complex challenges and deliver more impact together.

Role description:

As a Resident Engineer specializing in Tunnels and Ventilation Shafts, you will be responsible for overseeing the construction, maintenance, and operation of tunnels and ventilation shafts within infrastructure projects. You will ensure that these structures meet safety standards, environmental regulations, and project specifications. Collaboration with various stakeholders, including project managers, construction teams, and government agencies, is essential to ensure successful project execution.

Role accountabilities:

  • Manage the planning, design, construction, and maintenance phases of tunnel and ventilation shaft projects. Coordinate with project managers to ensure timely completion within budgetary constraints.
  • Provide technical expertise in tunneling and ventilation engineering, including design review, construction methodologies, and materials selection. Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Implement QA/QC procedures to monitor construction activities, inspect workmanship, and address any deviations from project specifications. Conduct regular site visits and inspections to ensure compliance with safety and quality standards.
  • Identify potential risks and hazards associated with tunneling and ventilation operations. Develop mitigation strategies and contingency plans to address safety concerns and minimize project disruptions.
  • Liaise with project stakeholders, including government agencies, contractors, consultants, and local communities. Communicate project progress, address concerns, and resolve conflicts to ensure alignment with project goals.
  • Monitor project budgets, expenditures, and resource allocation. Identify cost-saving opportunities and optimize resource utilization to maximize project efficiency.
  • Ensure compliance with environmental regulations and sustainability standards. Implement measures to minimize environmental impact, such as pollution control, waste management, and biodiversity conservation.
  • Maintain accurate records of project activities, including construction documentation, inspection reports, and compliance certificates. Prepare regular progress reports and presentations for project stakeholders and senior management. Qualifications & Experience:
    • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a related field. Advanced degree or professional certification (e.g., PE license) is preferred.
    • Proven experience in tunneling, underground construction, or ventilation engineering, with a minimum of 10 years in a similar role.
    • In-depth knowledge of tunneling methods, ventilation systems, and geotechnical engineering principles.
    • Proficiency in project management software, CAD tools, and technical analysis software (e.g., AutoCAD, MATLAB, ANSYS).
    • Strong communication, leadership, and problem-solving skills.
    • Ability to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team environment and manage competing priorities.
    • Knowledge of relevant industry standards and regulations (e.g., OSHA, ASTM, NFPA).
    • Familiarity with construction safety protocols and risk assessment methodologies
      Why Arcadis?

      We can only achieve our goals when everyone is empowered to be their best. We believe everyone's contribution matters. It's why we are pioneering a skills-based approach, where you can harness your unique experience and expertise to carve your career path and maximize the impact we can make together.

      You'll do meaningful work, and no matter what role, you'll be helping to deliver sustainable solutions for a more prosperous planet. Make your mark, on your career, your colleagues, your clients, your life and the world around you.

      Together, we can create a lasting legacy.

      Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging

      We want you to be able to bring your best self to work every day which is why we take equality and inclusion seriously and hold ourselves to account for our actions. Our ambition is to be an employer of choice and provide a great place to work for all our people. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. We are dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

      Arcadis offers benefits for full time and part time positions. These benefits include medical, dental, and vision, EAP, 401K, STD, LTD, AD&D, life insurance, paid parental leave, reward & recognition program and optional benefits including wellbeing benefits, adoption assistance and tuition reimbursement. We offer nine paid holidays and 20 days PTO that accrue per year. The salary range for this position is $150,000 - $190,000.

      Join Arcadis. Create a Legacy.

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Keywords: ARCADIS, New York , Senior Resident Engineer - Tunnels and Ventilation Shaft, Engineering , New York, New York

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