Engineer - Geotechnical

Date: Apr 30, 2024

Location: India, Any Where In India, IN

Company: Afcons Infrastructure Limited

Afcons Infrastructure Limited is an Indian multinational construction and engineering company based in Mumbai. The company provides infrastructure services and is involved in the construction of infrastructure projects such as viaducts, flyovers, metros, bridges, pipelines, roads, ports, barrages, oil and gas projects etc

Roles and Responsibilities 01

Executing Soil investigation work at Project : 

  • Getting Involved in preparation of workplan.
  • Studying and understanding the contract’s Soil Investigation Specifications and accordingly execute the respective activity at site. Understanding the methodology for activities provided in the contract and executing the works as per approved methodology. If any change required in the approved methodology, as per site conditions, informing Section Incharge and get guidance from him.
  • Understanding Scope of Work and its payment entitlements as per contract’s technical specifications and bill of quantities (BOQs).
  • Maintaining records for joint measurements of work done (duly signed by client representatives) for claiming client bills.
  • Ensuring overall delivery of tasks pertaining to site as per timelines, project specifications, AFCONS procedures and quality standards.
  • Completing Soil investigation in time. Conducting various field test i.e., Undisturbed Soil Test, Standard Penetration Test, Permeability test, Pressure meter test and witness by client.
  • Preparation of logging, sampling, Longitudinal profile of both station and tunnel alignment.
  • Preserving all soil and rock samples in future reference / witness purpose.
  • Co-ordinating with Soil investigation contractor and Submit GFR (Geo-technical factual report) to client and lead designer. (Based on GFR, Designer submit the GIR (Geo-technical Interpretative report) to client.)

Roles and Responsibilities 02

Evaluating project activities on an ongoing basis at Station : 

  • Preparation and monitoring of Ground water table of stations in time to time.
  • Conducting additional soil investigation as per site condition / requirement.
  • Preparing sub-surface profile of each pile / D-wall.
  • Collecting rock sample during UG excavation and conducting UCS (Unconfined Compressive test).


Roles and Responsibilities 03

Developing Personal Skills and Competencies / Engaging self with Superiors for Career Development : 

  • Undertaking proactive measures for Self-development.
  • Ensuring Role Clarity, Targets, Key Result Areas are set and discussed with Superiors.
  • Striving for excelling Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities on the given job roles for completions of assigned tasks.
  • Ensuring open communication with superiors for work related and personal grievances.
  • Expansion of technical skills through continuing education courses and outside seminars and webinars.
  • Identifying Leaning Need Areas and nominating self for appropriate Training Programs.

Education Qualifications

Educational Essential: Btech in Civil Engineering

Educational Desirable: M.Tech in Geotech

Computer Software Proficiency

AutoCAD, MSP, MS Excel, MS Word, Power Point

Experience Range

Minimum 05 to 10 Years in Marine Projects.