AECOM Instrumentation & Survey Engineer in Silchar, India

Requisition/Vacancy No. 144028BR

Position Title Instrumentation & Survey Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Geotechnical

Business Line Geotechnical

Country India

State/Province/Region IN - Assam

City Silchar

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About the Business Line


We offer a full range of geotechnical services to clients in both the public and private sectors across Asia. Over 400 professional and technical staff provide one-stop access to services ranging from project management, feasibility studies, detailed design, contract administration and construction supervision for geotechnical works.

Job Summary

AECOM is currently working on a number of tunnelling assignments in India, including:

  • Detailed design consultancy, 3-D monitoring and construction supervision for tunnels T3, T4, T5 & T6 in connection with construction of Sivok (West Bengal) to Rangpo (Sikkim) New Rail Link Project, India

  • Detailed design and construction supervision of tunnels T1, T12 to T27 in connection with Jiribam – Tupul New Railway Line Project in the State of Manipur, India.

These assignments encompass a total of 21 tunnels stretching over 130 kilometers and with 42 portals located in geotechnically challenging locations.

AECOM’s scope of work includes:

• Design of tunnels, including emergency escape arrangements and portal slopes

• Design support during construction

• Environmental impact and management planning

• Construction supervision, including 3-D monitoring

Both projects provide sustainable transport solutions to the hill communities and will rejuvenate the economic development and prosperity of the region.

AECOM is seeking a instrumentation engineer to be based at site location i.e, Manipur, India. The responsibilities of this role would include -

• Planning & design of Geotechnical instruments for Underground Stations/Tunnels.

• Providing input to the ongoing process of design and verification during construction.

• Compiles and reviews daily (and any additional) instrumentation monitoring reports prepared by the contractor for completeness and compliance with the Contract requirements and Construction Management Procedures (CMPs) requirements.

• Reviews and provides comments on into the contractor's submitted detailed Monitoring Plan, any subsequent modifications to the plan, and other instrumentation and monitoring-related submittals as required.

• Conducts surveillances of the work, monitors the implementation of the contractor's instrumentation monitoring program.

• Co-ordinate for Conducting DCPT, LCPT and SPT tests using geotool and finally interpreting the data and presenting it in the form of a report.

• Co-ordinate for grouting works such as TAM Grouting, JET grouting, PU Grouting etc. along the Tunnel Alignment for Soil Strengthening based on analysis report.

• Liaise with Client, General Consultant, Design Consultant and Tunnel Consultants in effective execution of Pre and Post Building Condition Survey, Instrumentation works, Bore well works, Repairing works and Grouting works.

Minimum Requirements

  • Graduate In civil engineering

  • 15+ years of total experience , out of which 10 years of experience in NATM tunnelling is mandatory

Preferred Qualifications Excellent communication skills

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.