Commercial Engineer for Immersed Tunnel and Portal & Ramps in Femern A/S
Do you want to work on one of the biggest infrastructure construction projects in Europe; building the world’s longest immersed tunnel between Denm
Do you want to work on one of the biggest infrastructure construction projects in Europe; building the world’s longest immersed tunnel between Denmark and Germany? Then join us and become a Commercial Engineer at Femern A/S.
Femern A/S have commenced works establishing the Fehmarnbelt tunnel and construction of the 18 km long tunnel between Puttgarden in Germany and Rødbyhavn in Denmark is progressing. As project owner, Femern A/S is the company responsible for the planning, construction and operation of the Fehmarnbelt tunnel. Femern A/S is a subsidiary company of the state-owned Sund & Bælt Group, who also is responsible for the Øresund Link and the Great Belt Link.
We are an organisation of very dedicated employees with Danish, German and international backgrounds and great experience from mega projects around the world. We have our main office in Copenhagen, site offices in Rødbyhavn and in Burg auf Fehmarn. For further information about Femern A/S and the Fehmarnbelt project, please visit www.femern.com.
You will – alongside with the Tunnel Contract Administration team – be responsible for the commercial and contract administration of the full contract lifecycle, involving managing the Immersed Tunnel and Portal & Ramps contracts.
Your key tasks will include:
- Support to the Contract Administration Managers in day-to-day management of variation orders and claims
- Execute daily contract administration activities
You have a degree in Civil Engineering, Industrial or Business Engineering or similar and up to 5 years’ experience from commercial & contract administration on similar complex large-scale projects.
It is important that you are well organised, have a good grasp of British/International construction contract terms, are a good communicator and have a good command of English. It is important that you can communicate to a high standard, both in writing and orally, as good and precise communication will be essential. The contract communication is in English. Danish language skills are not essential; however, the development of an ability in Danish is encouraged.
The ideal candidate will have the following key competencies and qualifications:
- Construction contract and change management experience
- Working knowledge and understanding of standard forms of contract and international Construction Law (such as FIDIC or bespoke)
- Experience on Civil Engineering and infrastructure projects, ideally on public works
- Experience on major international infrastructure projects would be a benefit
- Strong communication skills, with the ability to communicate contractual requirements and issues clearly
- Bilingual or professional proficiency in English
- Enthusiastic, self-motivated and pro-active with a good attention to detail
What we offer
As a Commercial Engineer at Femern A/S, you will acquire a close insight into the project and contract management during the entire contract lifecycle. You will experience an organisation that is dynamically altering in accordance with the project progress, with a challenging, but at the same time diverse and enriching working day.
Your remuneration package will be according to your qualifications and you will be offered health insurance and other staff benefits.
You will be based in our Copenhagen office, working in Rødbyhavn occasionally.
Upload your application and CV using the link below, no later than 31 March 2023.
If you have any technical questions about the position, you are welcome to contact Contract Director Gerhard Cordes on firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone + 45 33 41 44 95, as well as Senior Contract Administration Manager Ian Gatting on email@example.com or telephone + 45 33 41 63 41.
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