Arup Tunnel Engineer in NA, Singapore

A career at Arup offers you the chance to make a positive difference in the world. Independently owned and independently minded, we attract a diverse mix of people to work on ground breaking projects around the world.

We are seeking for a Tunnel Engineer to join our team in Singapore.

  • Produce tunnel designs for the Transport and Resources group.

  • Coordinate and liaise with external parties in producing tunnel designs

  • Manage the production of drawings and reports and prepare co-ordinating civil/structural/geotechnical specifications

  • Attend meetings and communicating with clients to establish their needs


  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Civil Engineering

  • Minimum 4 years of relevant experience in the design of tunnel projects (Singapore experience would be a distinct advantage)

  • Minimum 1 year of relevant site experience on tunnel project (TBM tunnel project would be a distinct advantage)

  • Working towards chartered membership

  • Familiar with Singapore Codes and Practices (or international equivalent), contract administration and submission procedures would be an advantage

  • Track record in tunnel design and up to date experience of tunnel projects and procedures

  • Experience in precast segmental lining design, NATM and mining techniques would be an advantage

Personal Attributes

  • Understanding of the development process and necessary approvals and consent

  • Able to demonstrate strong design ability and engineering skills and knowledge

  • Clear understanding of the need to consider occupational Health and Safety in all activities, including Safety in Design.

  • Proven success in contributing to a team-oriented environment

  • Able to quickly develop successful client relationships

  • Able to work independently with minimum supervision

  • Able to work under pressure to meet strict deadlines

  • Excellent planning, organisational and time management skills

  • Excellent communications skills (both written and verbal)

  • Supporting the firm’s compliance in maintaining ISO 9001, OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001 requirement.

  • Other relevant duties as required.

Arup will continue to enhance your technical and interpersonal skills by providing structured learning and development programs as well as support your professional development. With the joint knowledge of your existing experience and that gained through Arup, you will be contributing to the overall expansion and continued success of the group.

“It is not the wish to expand, but the quest for quality which has brought us to this position… to do work of quality, we must have people of quality. There are many kinds of quality, and there are many kinds of job to do, so we must have many kinds of people, each of which can do their own job well.” Ove Arup, 1970.

Job: Tunneling

Title: Tunnel Engineer

Location: Singapore-NA-Singapore

Requisition ID: SIN00003H