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Stantec Geotechnical Engineer in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


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Stantec is looking to hire a Geotechnical Engineer to support on a large office building complex which will accommodate the Client's administration and operation employees. The project will have related functional and supporting facility buildings in Abu Dhabi.

Key Responsibilities:

Profound understanding about theoretical and practical soil and rock mechanics

High level of knowledge of geotechnical design software, tools, standards, and guidelines

Good Knowledge in foundation design (bearing capacity, stability, settlement, etc.)

Experience in Ground Improvement, Dredging, and Reclamation

Analyze the ground on which the building and other structures will be erected

Examine soil, check underground water flow, and conduct other tests to ensure the stability of the area before construction begins

Develop design by gathering, correlating, and analyzing engineering data using computer software and/or established procedures and standards. When possible, collects and analyses information from discipline and interdisciplinary project BIM models.

Review and approve shop drawings, test reports and lab results

Supervise the works on site and ensure that the proper QA/QC is followed upon execution

Supervise and witness all the layers’ compaction and ensure proper laying of materials on site

Analyze geotechnical findings, perform appropriate calculations, and prepare data reports to be shared with project management

Review and approve geotechnical reports


Geotechnical Engineer


Bachelor’s degree in Geotechnical Engineering or Civil Engineering

7-10 years of work experience

Ability to handle a heavy workload, and to work effectively within a team

Ability to work autonomously, while reviewing work on a regular basis to consistently meet objectives

Proficiency in MS Office Softwares (MS Excel, Word) and HR Information Systems

Fluency in English and high degree of numeracy and literacy.

Job Category:

Construction, Geotechnical Engineering

About Stantec:

We’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why at Stantec we always design with community in mind. We believe growing a great design company happens from the inside out. We look for people who are drawn to use every talent they possess, plus creativity, determination and a drive to do the extraordinary.

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring projects to life. Our work as architects, engineers, and consultants from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a solid history of success. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work. Redefine your personal best. Join us!

Location :

United Arab Emirates-Abu Dhabi


United Arab Emirates




Abu Dhabi