Material/Pavement/Geotechnical Engineer

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Date Posted:Jan 1, 2011
Closing Date:Jan 6, 2011
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Consulting
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:10 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Possibility of Contract Extension: false
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:1 month
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Job Summary:

At Least 5 years’ experience in construction of roads, quality control for road/bridges/building working in similar capacity large size road construction projects. Experience in review of flexible pavement designs, establishing QA/QC procedures, setting up laboratories, mix designs and testing procedures

Duties & Responsibilities:

The duties of the Consultant shall include, but not limited to:

(i) Finalize specifications of various construction materials for pavement construction and standard tests on construction materials as well as on completed works;

(ii) Assist the Team Leader in establishing effective implementation procedures;

(iii) Assist Team Leader/Resident Engineer with the certification of the due quantity and quality of all works, based on cross-checking of on-site approvals by the Field assistant Resident Engineers;

(iv) Standardization of tests and quality requirement for all geo-technical and material exploration (both soil and rock) for bridges and drainage crossings, high embankment, cut slope susceptible to erosion/ land slide; various laboratory testing of soil samples;

(v) Review and ensure that the pavement design meets the contract specifications;

(vi) Review and approve the mix deign of asphalt binder and wearing courses submitted by the contractor, and it meet the requirement of the contract specifications.

(vii) Review geotechnical investigation requirements of the project;

(viii) Liaise with the Bridge/Structural Engineer on the geotechnical requirements for bridge design

(ix) Advise in geotechnical matter during construction supervision.

Job Requirement:

Highest Finished Education: Civil Engineering Degree, preferably with post graduation in geotechnical engineering.

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