Structural Design Engineer - Hydraulic structures

Gruner Holding AG

  • Publication date:

    22 May 2023
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  • Contract:

    Unlimited employment
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Structural Design Engineer - Hydraulic structures

We understand you are looking for contributing to a more sustainable world, while being part of a passionate team. We share the same motivation. We can provide you the opportunity to be involved in the most icon and interesting projects in the water resources and hydropower sectors not only in Switzerland but also in several countries worldwide. 

Gruner Stucky Ltd is a Swiss engineering company, part of the Swiss engineering group Gruner, specialized in the hydropower and water resources management. We are currently involved in the design, rehabilitation and supervision of several hydropower schemes including dams, hydraulic circuits, powerhouses, substations, and transmission lines. Our engineers are pushing the boundaries of the state-of-the-art knowledge and technologies to provide with our clients the best most integrated and optimized projects.

Gruner Stucky’s Head Office is located in Lausanne, Switzerland and we have Branch Offices in Georgia, Serbia, Tajikistan and Turkey.

For our Structures and Modelling Department, we are looking for a Structural Design Engineer - Hydraulic structures.

  • Perform calculations of concrete structures

  • Support the Dept. by contributing with the layout and design of hydraulic structures,

  • Follow-up on project and execution plans

  • Draft of tender documents and project applications

  • Follow-up and monitor the construction site

  • Prepare/and or participate in the preparation of tenders for engineering services in the field of hydraulic works in Switzerland and abroad

  • ETH or Master of Science in Civil Engineering

  • At least 3 to 5 years of experience in hydraulics/dams is an asset

  • Expertise in technical standards and softwares for design and assessment of structures related to geotechnics, hydraulic engineering and dams (finite element analysis method)

  • Working languages: French and/or English, knowledge of German is an asset

  • Ability to anticipate, plan, organise and control 

  • Willingness to travel for short-medium missions abroad, for site visits or meetings

Application deadline: immediately and until June 30, 2023*. 

* If the application time has passed and you are interested in our company, please send us your LinkedIn profile via this link: "Spontanenous applications" and please specify your area of expertise. We will be in touch with you in case of interest.

Gruner Stucky offers employees the best of both worlds: Dynamism and collegiality in a manageable working environment, security and professionalism of a large company. As an attractive employer, we offer modern working conditions, excellent social benefits, challenging projects and interesting professional development opportunities.

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