Lead Civil Engineer (Project)

Job Title: Lead Civil Engineer (Project)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Antwerpen, Belgium
Salary: €600 - €700 per day
Start Date: 2019-05-19
Reference: BH-108389
Contact Name: Lee Lovekin
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 20, 2019 15:04

Job Description

As part of a large multi-million euro investment project, a leading manufacturer of chemical products has identified the need to recruit an experienced Lead Civil/Structural Engineer to join the owners project engineering team. This is a highly technical position within the projects group and will require extensive industry experience.
Based in Belgium, this is a demanding but exciting opportunity to join a forward thinking business. The role holder will be a degree qualified Civil or Structural engineer, able to demonstrate industry experience working on mega projects in either Chemical, Refinery or similar onshore projects in Europe.

  • Ensure client specifications are followed
  • Control and steer design reviews
  • Ensure latest proven technology is used in project design
  • Responsible for engineering specifications based on new developments in the market and in line with international standards and local legislation
  • Support the project process steps.
  • Support and use the tools to be applied at different stages of the project.
  • Participate in pre-inspection meetings, equipment and material inspection included inspection test plans during construction, pre-comm & commissioning.
  • Develop CAPEX road map items with Procurement category team
  • Can execute project audits, like constructability reviews, check compliance with deliverable according to the contract etc.
  • Challenges the Engineering partners
  • Contribute to joint ventures and alliances with technical expertise

 Bachelors or Masters in Civil Engineering

  • Civil engineering technical experience of working in chemical manufacturing facilities
  • Strong knowledge of international standards in Europe
  • Experience with Staad Pro and similar software
  • Knowledge of soil tests, safety factors, consequence classes and other technical ability needed by a Civil/Structural engineer.

This is a 18-24 month contract as part of a major project team. You will be expected to be based full time in Belgium for the full duration of the project.