Hydraulic Structure Engineer – Bangladesh

  • Mid-level, Short-term contract assignment
  • Posted on 7 July 2020

Job Description

Hydraulic Structure Engineer – Bangladesh

Background:

SHELADIA Associates is a multi-disciplinary international professional consulting firm with demonstrated experience in the successful management and implementation of development projects throughout the world. SHELADIA believes that practicality and sustainability in development projects require flexible resource management, active participation of all stakeholders, and a shared goal of strengthening institutions and operational systems, to optimize the use of available resources.

SHELADIA is seeking a Hydraulic Structure Engineer with the below experience in Bangladesh;

The Specialist should have a minimum Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering/Water Resources Engineering. The Specialist should have 15 years of professional experience and at least 10 years’ experience in planning and design of coastal hydraulic structures, embankment/sea dyke. Previous experience in a similar working environment will preferred.

The Hydraulic Structure Engineer shall be responsible for the design of the alternative structures/measures suitable for the solutions of the drainage and flood management problem of the coastal polders and river and sea dyke considering the risk of storm surge, waves, and sea-level rise. The major responsibilities shall include but not necessarily be limited to the following;

  • Design of the alternative structures recommended for the solutions of the drainage and flood problem
  • Design of link canal, peripheral embankment, and other ancillary structures
  • Preparation of cost estimates of the structures on the basis of the recent actual schedule of rates, including annual expenditure schedules
  • Assist in preparation of different reports as required for the proposed study

How to Apply: Applications should include a CV and cover letter.

This position is open until filled. Please send CVs to jobs@sheladia.com.

Unfortunately, due to the large number of applications that we receive, we may not be able to respond to each individual candidate. Please respect our no phone calls policy.

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

About the Organization

SHELADIA Associates, Inc. is an international provider of technical assistance, architectural & engineering services, as well as, construction supervision in sectors of transportation; architecture; energy; irrigation and water resources; agriculture; water supply; health and education; and capacity building for government agencies, communities, and other stakeholders.

SHELADIA’s work spans the continents of Africa, Asia, and the Americas. The firm has successfully implemented projects for US Government Agencies such as USAID, multi-lateral agencies (World Bank, ADB, African Development Bank), host governments, and private sector clients. The company is dedicated to crosscutting the areas of monitoring and evaluation, private sector participation, and social development, which have been a key element for many of our projects in all sectors.

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