SENIOR / STRUCTURAL ENGINEER
Number of Posts: 1 to 2
Contract Type: Full time - Permanent
EMDP is a boutique multidisciplinary consultancy working in the fields of
Environment | Management | Design | Planning
for over 27 years. EMDP enjoys a multidisciplinary team of highly trained experienced dedicated well gelled versatile team of professionals coming together from diverse academic backgrounds, enjoying different and diverse professional experiences and hailing from Europe, Africa, South America, Asia. The office and operating language is English. EMDP has a broad experience in both small and large-scale projects in Malta, Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East.
EMDP prides itself in Creating SPACE.
SPACE imbued with spirit, in harmony with nature, definitely providing identity, experience and a sense of being. EMDP specialises in all aspects of Design ranging from urban to architecture and interiors, offering complete novel buildable design solutions with enhanced environmental performance aiming for carbon neutral footprints and certified to LEED and BREEAM standards.
EMDP has been responsible for the formulation of master plans and public urban design, advocacy planning, the preparation of specialist planning documents like Environment Impact Assessments and Traffic Impact Studies, restoration reports, urban studies as well as the preparation of background studies for a number of Local Plans.
EMDP provides expert advice, professional evidence and forensic engineering to various insurance companies, the Courts of Malta, the newly formed Building and Construction Authority, the Planning Authority and the Government of Malta
EMDP prides itself in not shying away from complex problem solving, offering efficient, cost effective, safe structural solutions which amongst others range from exoskeleton remedial post-construction interventions; rendering existing buildings seismic resistant; creating complex foundation structures transferring loading to lower rock strata; developing retaining structures; designing flexible slabs overlying soils manifesting significant movement; the pinning and stitching of historically important and listed buildings; the vertical extension of existing structures; the creation of complex cantilever composite roofing structures; the creation of complex composite facades; the use of traditional materials in novel ways particularly intervening in urban conservation areas and historically important buildings – this apart from newbuilt structures.
EMDP works in close collaboration with various research institutions and Universities.
EMDP currently manages an increasing diverse portfolio of ongoing works ranging from the supervision of roads and infrastructure works; the €50 million installation of shore-to-ship power infrastructure in the Grand Harbour of Valletta (which allows cruise ships to switch off their engines and plug in to shore electricity points, thus drastically reducing emissions over the Grand Harbour area and beyond); marine and sea defence works, the €12 million development of MICAS – the Malta International Contemporary Art Space museum (which includes the construction of a 2000 square meter steel and glass cantilevered roof fitted in a reversible manner between the bastion walls built by the Knights of St John of Jerusalem in in the 1600s); the creation of the Main Guard Museum the hub of the British Army activities at Valletta; the design and project management of the development of a number of security related projects; the design, development and project management of the €30 million Vincent Moran Health Hub Hospital servicing the southern part of the island, as well as the design of a number of hotels, schools, office, industrial, mixed-use and residential buildings.
EMDP is seeking to expand its core team by recruiting amongst others:
Senior/ Structural Engineers
The position calls for individuals who are in possession of the licensed to work as a Structural Engineer within a country of the European Union and/or the Country of origin of the selected candidate; with at least 3 to 5 years’ experience. Experience in Major excavation, Piling, Foundation, Frame and other statically indeterminate structures will be given a preference. Experience in the design of Concrete [Eurocode 2], Steel [Eurocode 3] and Composite structures [Eurocode 4] is a must while the design of Masonry [Eurocode 5] and Timber [Eurocode 6] structures are considered an asset. Experience in Geotechnical [Eurocode 7] and Earthquake [Eurocode 8] design is greatly appreciated. Experience in the use of the equivalent BS standards is considered as equally applicable.
The chosen applicant is to be willing to transfer to Malta; travel (in a post COVID era); work in a small, versatile, tight knit team with experiences spanning from the initial conceptual stages to the evolution of design, the final stages and follow up of development permit submission, followed by detailed design, tender preparations, construction, contract management supervision and certification.
Academic Background - Role Requirements:
Professional Background - Role Requirements:
- A warrant/license and/or membership in a nationally recognised body to work as a Structural /Civil Engineer is considered an asset
Work Experience - Role Requirements:
- A minimum of three to five year post qualification and post warrant/licence/membership acquisition work experience particularly in the design and detailing of structures to BS or Eurocode standards is a must
- CV is to include for project dates, final project development budgets (up to finished stage but excluding land values), the client for who the works were carried out and a short description.
- In possession of a clean and valid international driving license.
Interested team players are to forward their CV together with a portfolio of works as well as a short letter stating why they want to join EMDP to email@example.com.
You will be a team key player working as an integral part of the firm’s young ambitious international group of designers, architects, engineers, and project managers.
You will be inquisitive, ready to meet new challenges, hard-working, responsible, decisive, able to work on your own initiative and enjoy ample knowledge in the structural and/or infrastructure engineering design fields.
You are to have excellent verbal and communication skills.
You are to have excellent knowledge in the Microsoft suite; 2D drafting, 3D and BIM software such as AutoCAD, Autodesk Revit, as well as structural design software packages such as SAP2000, MASTERSERIES, TEKLA, TEDDS. Experience in using Microsoft Project and other project tracking / planning software is considered as asset. You are to quote the design standards and software packages you have had experience in using.
The company covers its personnel with a Professional Indemnity Insurance as well as for perils which might occur during the daily activities linked with the job.
Chosen team players will be assisted in obtaining the necessary warrant to operate as a Perit in Malta as well as obtaining the necessary MQF level degree equivalency.
Assistance with accommodation/relocation
Chosen team players will be assisted to translocate to Malta - they will be provided with an inhouse single point of reference in order to help with the translocation and the finding of proper accommodation. They will also be assisted in the obtaining of all local work and residency permits.
Commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the chosen team player
How will the interviews be held
Short listed candidates will be interviewed. Interviews will be coordinated by phone; confirmed by e-mail and a ZOOM/TEAMS/Skype meeting/s set-up.