EN - Civil Engineer as „Structural Engineer“ for a project in the Central Pacific region

Exciting tasks and worldwide projects characterize our work. We can only solve complex problems as a team. Become part of our international team and use the advantages that we offer you as a modern, international company.

We are looking for you!


Key Responsibilities:

Your role as Structural Engineer is to assess structural designs of maritime facilities to ensure feasibility, efficiency, and compliance with relevant codes and regulations. The main activities consist of:

  • reviewing structural designs and drawings of maritime / coastal infrastructures,
  • assisting in designing causeway rehabilitation,
  • making load and stress calculations,
  • monitoring construction adherence to specifications,
  • ensuring legal compliance with health and safety, and environment regulations,
  • conducting site inspections to construction sites, and
  • other: briefing / training of client’s counterpart staff in responsibility; representation of team leader / project manager on-site, if necessary.

Start: Immediately, duration of assignment: 1.5 years (optional renewable) in the Central Pacific region


What we expect from you:

  • M.Sc./B.Sc. in Structural Engineering, or a related field
  • 10 years of experience in design and implementation of structural engineering and/or construction works
  • Experience in maritime engineering is added advantage
  • Experience in developing countries on similar assignments
  • Experience in client’s capacity building
  • Good knowledge in developing and managing complex designs for structural projects using computer-aided design (CAD) software
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English (and in German as an additional advantage)
  • Integrity and cultural awareness


We look forward to receiving your application. Please send your application documents stating the earliest possible commencement date and your salary / remuneration fee expectations to:

Sellhorn Ingenieurgesellschaft mbH
Mr Norbert Peetz
Teilfeld 5, 20459 Hamburg
Telefon: +49 (0)40 36 12 01-0
Internet: www.sellhorn-hamburg.de