Our client, a Belgian construction company that is introducing a better, faster & cheaper way to build houses in Sri Lanka, by revolutionizing the way custom built homes are configured, is on the lookout for the right fit to join their team.
Designs construction projects by studying project concept, architectural drawings, and models.
Prepares engineering design by collecting and studying reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, aerial photographs & tests on soil composition, terrain, hydrological characteristics, and related topographical and geologic data.
Determines project costs by calculating labor, material, and related costs.
Confirms adherence to construction specifications and safety standards by monitoring project progress; inspecting construction site; verifying calculations and placements.
Maintains operations by enforcing project and operational policies and procedures.
Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation.
All-round profile with strong academic credentials including a bachelor’s and preferably master’s degree in civil engineering.
Good working knowledge of CAD, AutoCAD, Design Skills, Site Development, Database Design, Planning, Conceptual Skills, Legal Compliance, Drafting, Problem Solving.
Good knowledge of different materials (other than concrete, i.e. steel, wood, engineered materials, composite materials, etc.) in terms of their characteristics and behaviour.
Good knowledge on water management and structural behaviour of buildings.
Fluent communications skills in English to report and collaborate with colleagues
Preferably 5+ years of experience in construction design & building site supervision
Registered as a chartered structural engineer is a plus.