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Senior Professional Officer, Civil Engineering

Our client is a leading firm in the higher education industry

Job No: 2471      |       Advertised on: 2022-01-15      |       CIC: Jaclyn Tan      |       Reg. No: R1104237
Job Location(s): West (eg: Queenstown, Jurong, Clementi, Tuas)

  JOB DESCRIPTION Our client is actively searching for a Senior Professional Officer, Civil Engineering, to join their team!
If you are a dynamic individual seeking a new career opportunity, read further!

Professional Officers are academic staff who bring in rich industry experience and technical skills/ knowledge to our work, creating authentic laboratory and learning environments where discovery and innovation takes place. We work closely with academic programmes to improve the skills of our students, and to strengthen and upskill our industry and the wider community.

Being a team of experts who are passionate about mentoring/coaching students in higher education, we have a combination of job responsibilities across applied learning, applied research and lab management.

In this role, experience in Civil Engineering, within the fields of geotechnical or structural and materials such as concrete is required.

The responsibilities of this role are:
  • Create authentic lab learning environment and safety education, including developing and improving module content and equipment and imparting a safety mindset in the students.
  • Mentor and coach students in their IWSP and capstone projects.
  • Lead and/or support applied research projects focusing on the innovation space, including those that are secured through grants.
  • Manage centralized laboratory resources
  • Work independently, as well as within a team, to ensure proper operation and maintenance of equipment
  • Carry out Risk Assessment, and ensure compliance with Work, Safety and Health Regulations in lab
  • Provide training to students on the usage of laboratory equipment
  • Coordinate procurement activities and liaison with vendors/suppliers to operate lab activities
  • For those hired at senior levels, management responsibilities may be included

The ideal candidate will need to have the following qualities and experience:
  • Have a degree in Civil Engineering from a recognized University. A Master’s or PhD degree will be advantageous.
  • Professional certification: Registered PE/CEng will be advantageous.
  • Have at least 10 years of work experience in Civil Engineering with a good knowledge of industry practices and technological applications in the field.
  • Working experience in areas related to structural, geotechnical and railway design/construction is preferred.
  • Having working experience with materials composition, experience in material testing and a deep understanding of construction materials (concrete, re-enforced concrete, concrete compositions, asphalt, and similar)
  • Experience with engineering design software and BIM advantageous
  • Demonstrates strong domain mastery/skills in a relevant technical area
  • Demonstrates ability to make sound and well-informed decisions, understanding their impact and implications
  • Demonstrates ability to develop and set up management systems within the lab and uphold a high level of safety
  • Able to build and maintain strong working relationships with people within and external to the university.
  • Eager to engage with students and develop an engaging learning environment

An exciting career awaits the right candidate! Click "Quick Apply" to register your interest now.

All applicants' CV will be treated with the strictest confidentiality. We regret to inform that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  SALARY S$7,000.00 - S$8,500.00 per Month


We will try our best to reply all candidates within 7 working days.

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