Senior Civil engineer

Kuala Lumpur

Job description
Civil and structural engineering work in office in Kuala Lumpur for onshore plant (brownfield and greenfield) in different phases (feasibility study, conceptual, FEED and detailed design):-

  • Managing or carrying out the work to meet technical and commercial requirements
  • Analysis and design and preparation of basis of design, specifications and reports
  • Checking of drawings
  • Liaison with same and other disciplines, client, contractors and third parties
  • Meetings
  • Occasional site visits


  • Degree in civil and structural engineering
  • Professional membership for senior positions is advantageous.
  • Min experience 10 years in similar industry
  • Experience in buildings, structural and infrastructure (earthworks, roads, drainage and sewerage) design
  • Experience in foundation design (for buildings, structures, equipment and tanks)
  • Familiarity with ground investigation and geotechnical requirements
  • Familiarity with architectural work for plant buildings
  • Knowledge of plant requirements
  • Conversant with Eurocodes
  • Ability to use STAAD.Pro and other related commercial software
  • Good understanding of concepts and ability to apply them in routine and unfamiliar design cases
  • Ability to express and communicate clearly, orally and in writing
  • Appreciation of impact of decisions on other disciplines, engineering company, client and community
  • Agility and teamwork spirit

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