Senior Maritime Structural Engineer

Job Title: Senior Maritime Structural Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kuala Lumpur
Reference: ASI0001O7
Contact Name: Jacqueline Alphonso
Job Published: April 22, 2021 23:23

Job Description

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the “why” of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we’re integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

The world needs innovators and problem solvers who turn challenges into greater opportunities. We have an insatiable curiosity about solutions to move people and goods safely and efficiently across the globe.  

Based in Malaysia and reporting to the Team Leader of Ports & Maritime, Malaysia, we are looking to recruit an Experienced Senior Maritime Structural Engineer, to provide technical input and solutions as well as provide preliminary and concept designs for structural projects whilst supporting multi-disciplinary projects. You will develop, design and facilitate the documentation of structural engineering solutions in response to a client’s brief to an industry standard, maintain competency in the field of structural engineering and stay up-to-date with contemporary practice and trends in the industry as well as take an active role in mentoring our Global Future Talent engineers .

In this role you will be responsible for high-quality, efficient structural analysis and design for a range of maritime and civil engineering projects. You will communicate your work to Clients via preparation of high- quality drawings, reports, specifications and presentations. The role  will be instrumental in collaborating with commercial, project management, engineering, and design technical leaders to create opportunities for Jacobs to plan, develop, deliver a world class projects for globally recognised clients.  You will adept at coordinating with colleagues across regional teams in multiple offices. You will aspire to regional technical leadership in your chosen specialisation. 

Here’s What You’ll Need:

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor's degree in civil or structural engineering, ideally with Professional Engineering status. This individual should be able to demonstrate extensive technical experience in each discipline(s) relevant to analysis and design of wharfs, quay walls, piled jetties, breakwaters, and revetments. In addition, you will have good knowledge of geotechnical engineering and coastal engineering.

You will be able to demonstrate the following;

  • Understanding of  engineering principles and technical standards for design,  construction  
  • In-depth capability in FE Modelling (StaadPro or similar) and engineering calculations
  • Confidence (able to challenge when required and appropriate)
  • Team work, personal planning and organization
  • Effective communication, writing and presentation skills 
  • Commitment and motivation to achieve high qulity outputs and deliver excellent service

This role may involve travel in the future to interstate and international offices (post pandemic) to support the broader Jacobs business as required, but for the time being we’re successfully collaborating on MS Teams. This role also requires you to maintain strong ties and encourage and facilitate work sharing between the different regions.

Jacobs. A world where you can.

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With safety and flexibility always top of mind, we’ve gone beyond traditional ways of working so you have the support, means and space to maximize your potential. You’ll uncover flexible working arrangements, benefits, and opportunities to do good too – from participating in our global giving and volunteering program, to exploring new and inventive ways to help our clients make the world a better place. No matter what drives you, you’ll discover how you can cultivate, nurture and achieve your goals – all at a single global company.

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