Position title
Geotechnical Expert
Description

The Urban Development Corporation (UDCORP) under its mandate of encouraging and assisting Local Authorities in planning urban growth and development as well as improving the standards of living of general populace of Zimbabwe is inviting Geotechnical Experts to submit their Expression of Interest (EOI) for registration on the Corporate’s Consultants Database.

Responsibilities
  • Planning, directing and conducting investigative work to analyse the likely behaviour of soil and rock when placed under pressure by proposed structures, and designs above and below ground foundations.
  • Ensuring all geological data is sourced in an accurate and useful manner Performing geotechnical site investigations and analyses.
  • Assisting Engineers with producing engineering reports, plans and specifications.
  • Preparing of drawings and/or provision of information to draughting staff in order for them to produce plans and drawings.
  • Conducting site assessments to determine appropriate location for structures/foundations.
Qualifications
  • Must have knowledge in Geological Software such as Mapinfo, Surpac, and extensive practical knowledge in structural geology.
  • At least 5 years’ experience
  • Ensures all geological data is sourced in an accurate and useful manner
Date posted
February 22, 2024
Contacts

Suitable candidates are required to submit an Expression of Interest including the following: Curriculum Vitae and at least 2 referees who can vouch for the quality of your previous work. Please send by email to recruitment@udcorp.co.zw on or before 26 February 2024, at 1600hrs with heading: DEVELOPMENT PLAN PROJECTS – (Geotechnical Specialist).

NB: Please note that whilst all applicants will be assessed strictly on their individual merits, qualified women are especially encouraged to apply.

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