AECOM Geotechnical Assistant in Kolkata, India

India - West Bengal, Kolkata

Job Summary

AECOM India is seeking an experienced and proven professional for Geotechnical Assistant to be based at our Kolkata Office.

As a Geotechnical engineer you should have experienced with knowledge of geotechnical Investigation planning, Interpretation of data, pile & shallow foundation design, deep excavation, slope stability and ground improvement design. Knowledge in tunneling design will be considered as advantage.

Job Duties:

  • Good knowledge in soil mechanics, rock mechanics and geotechnical engineering

  • Responsible for planning of geotechnical investigation, preparation of specification and BOQ. Review and interpretation of data, coordinate with investigation team and approve the investigation report.

  • Must have design knowledge on foundation design, deep excavation, high embankment, seepage and slope stability numerical analysis of soil structure interaction problems with using standard software’s like PLAXIS, Wallap, SLIDE, SLOPE/W and SEEP/W.

  • Work effectively and proactively with team members for preparation of design drawings, calculations and design reports.

  • Able to work with other design disciplines to meet the design requirements.

  • Design knowledge on Tunnel and Marine projects will be preferred

  • Knowledge in Indian and International codes / standards

  • Enforce ethics and compliance policy including Third Party payment, Sub-consultancy engagement process and Gift and Entertainment policy

Specific Skills Required:

  • The candidate shall have excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to work independently and within groups.

  • Proactively work with team members, Identify necessary changes in design deliverables and assist to find resolution.

  • Able to plan assigned work to ensure timely delivery

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering

  • Masters in Geotechnical Engineering.

  • The ideal candidate should have at least 8-10 years of experience in Geotech in underground metro.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Prior experience in similar projects.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Geotechnical

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country India

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202048BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.