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Civil Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Oil & Gas

  • Contact:

    Elaf Khoshnaw

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:


mselect is hiring a Civil Engineer for an international oil and gas operator in Basrah, Iraq. Candidates must have a minimum of 10 years of relevant job experience within the oil & gas industry. English and Arabic fluency is a must.

Job purpose
  • Provide Civil Engineering technical support, design & design review
  • Proficient and self-motivated Engineer, with good time management skills and a track record for consistent project delivery with strong technical knowledge and competence discipline

  • Engineering and Provisioning
  • Undertaking technical and feasibility studies
  • Using a range of computer software for developing detailed structural designs
  • Compiling job specifications
  • Resolving design problems
  • Ensuring projects meet agreed specifications, budgets and timescales
  • Liaising with contractors and other professional staff, especially quantity surveyors and the overall project manager
  • Providing technical advice and solving problems on site
  • Ensuring that health, safety and sustainability as per company policy.
  • Architectural, Civil and Structural Specifications
  • Structural Model
  • Definition of the Geometry of the Structures
  • Definition of Supports and Connections
  • Definition of Actions on the Structures
  • Definition of the Size and Grade of the Structural Members
  • Earthworks Design Calculations:
  • Definition of Geotechnical Parameters
  • Soil Pressure Verifications
  • Stability of Retaining Walls
  • Concrete Calculations
  • Concrete Stress Verifications
  • Stability of Foundations
  • Reinforcement Bar Requirements
  • Structural Steel Calculations
  • Steel Stress Calculations
  • Buckling of Steel Members
  • Connections Design
  • Surface Drainage Calculations
  • Plot Plans indicating Buildings, Equipment, Roads and Fences
  • Earthwork Drawings indicating Cuts and Fills Elevations
  • Road Drawings
  • Structural Concrete Drawings
  • General Arrangement
  • Reinforcement
  • Bars Bending Schedule
  • Structural Steel Drawings
  • General Arrangement
  • Connection Details
  • Material Take Off


  • Bachelor's degree in civil engineering
  • Understanding of Civil Engineering theories and practical
  • Understanding of Structural Modelling, Reinforced Concrete, Structural Steel, Geotechnical & Drainage Engineering
  • High professional skills in AutoCAD program 2D&3D
  • 10 years of relevant job experience within the oil & gas industry
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as civil engineer role in oil and gas industries
Language proficiency, computer and software skills
  • Excel – advanced
  • Word – Intermediate
  • Power Point - Intermediate
  • SAP – intermediate
  • English – upper intermediate (verbal & written)
  • Aut0-CAD
  • Oil& Gas
  • Proven supervisory skills
  • AutoCAD
  • Calculation
  • Construction
  • Drainage system
  • Earthworks road, pavements

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.