EN - Civil Engineer as „Team Leader / Resident 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 Team Leader / Resident Engineer is to provide overall technical assistance for projects and related activities, from planning to implementation, monitoring, and maintenance. The main activities consist of:

  • coordinating consulting firm personnel,
  • ensuring quality in engineering studies,
  • evaluating feasibility study results,
  • leading supervision of civil works, and
  • capacity-building for client’s staff, including coaching, updating standard designs, assisting with policy implementation, advising on construction oversight, and facilitating exchange of information with other projects.
  • other: briefing / training of client’s counterpart staff in responsibility

Start: Immediately, duration of assignment: 2 years in the Central Pacific region


What we expect from you:

  • M.Sc./B.Sc. in Civil Engineering, or a related field
  • 15 years of experience in infrastructure project management, including detailed design and supervision of civil works
  • Experience in supervision of infrastructure civil works involving international contracts
  • Good knowledge of international and regional regulations related to environment, communal services, and government procurement
  • Good knowledge of relevant design norms and construction standards, including for small building construction
  • Experience in developing countries on similar assignments
  • Experience in client’s capacity building
  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English (and in German as an addedal 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