Senior SEM Engineer [CANADA]

Company Objective:

Dr. Sauer & Partners Corporation has a record of delivering high quality and innovative tunnel design solutions. We work efficiently with highly qualified and motivated team members.

Responsibilities and duties:

The Senior SEM Engineer will head the SEM Team and implement the "Required Excavation and Support" ("RES"). The Senior SEM Engineer reports to the contractor’s tunnel manager. The successful candidate will manage the site supervision team, which includes the SEM/Geotechnical Engineers and the Senior SEM Inspectors, to ensure compliance with the design and to provide QA/QC Oversight as far as it concerns the excavation and support work of the running tunnels and mined stations.

In the field the Senior SEM Engineer will evaluate and assess geologic and hydrologic conditions and approve or if required, direct use of ground support categories and local measures. Furthermore, the Senior SEM Engineer will manage the documentation of geologic conditions and monitoring data. The Senior SEM Engineer will review daily, weekly and final reports produced by the contractor and the SEM Team members and will also coordinate with the contractor, track the construction schedule and provide input to improve production based on information received from the Senior SEM Inspectors, if required. The Senior SEM Engineer will produce a monthly status report and attend all required meetings.


  • Experience Required: 15 years +
  • Education Required: Bachelor’s Degree
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job Status: Full Time

Please submit your application and resume to our Toronto office: 


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