With over 1500 employees, Fichtner is Germany’s leading independent planning and consultancy enterprise. We are global players and tackle challenging projects in more than 100 countries. Among our clients are companies from the sectors of central utility supplies and waste management, international development and commercial banks, investors, public administrations, and energy-intensive industrial enterprises. We offer our clients a unique combination of engineering consultancy with classical management consultancy.

To maintain sustainable growth, we are looking to fill a permanent position as soon as possible with an experienced

Civil Engineer Specializing in Earthworks and Dam Construction / Special Underground Works (m/f/x)

This is a position assigned to our “Renewable Energies and Environment” division at our Stuttgart home office.

Your tasks

  • Providing professional consultancy on dam construction to clients all over the world
  • Developing concepts for short- and longer-term measures, projects and undertakings related to waterbodies, dikes and water management facilities
  • Assuming technical responsibility for the construction, modification and rehabilitation of dams and weirs
  • Preparing survey grids for geotechnical investigations
  • Performing geotechnical site supervision and quality assurance during construction
  • Drawing up tenders and technical specifications
  • Preparing feasibility studies
  • Collaborating with external and internal project partners
  • Supporting our sales department

Your profile

  • Degree in civil engineering, specializing in special underground works
  • Many years of professional experience as a dam engineer
  • Sound experience in preparing foundation soil reports and subsurface hydraulic models, and in executing underground works
  • Knowledge of CAD software and GIS applications
  • Very good command of German and English, while a good level of Spanish or French would be an advantage  
  • As an experienced consultant and team player, you are skilled in dealing with clients and project partners from different cultures  
  • Willingness to travel as part of project work and undertake assignments in other countries

Our offer

  • We provide an environment that unites enduring value with innovative capability
  • Culture of staff appreciation, equal opportunity and attractive career prospects in an international job environment with staff originating from more than 40 nations
  • Long-term development opportunities, with our staff’s average length of service standing at 11 years
  • Wide degree of latitude, flexible working hours and the ability to work under your own responsibility  
  • Comprehensive fringe benefits
  • A comprehensive and thorough induction with the possibility to participate in training and further education programs as well as languages courses in a company whose support you can always rely on and a working environment that promotes job satisfaction

If you have any questions regarding the position on offer, please contact Thomas Agethen on +49 (711) 8995 1595.

Apply now Go back to the list