, geotechnical or environmental
Candidate’s main tasks and responsibility
The ideal candidate is a Project Engineer selected for working with Consulting engineers and design firms to develop “first sale” activity, and with Contractors for the “second sale” activity taking, step by step, full responsibility for the technical proposals prepared under the control of the Technical Manager of the subsidiary selecting the appropriate Maccaferri technical solution in collaboration with the Subsidiary Technical Manager and Sales Manager, taking into consideration market prices, competition and available products manufactured locally by Maccaferri factories presenting Maccaferri products and technical solutions as part of techno-marketing activity at Consultant and Contractor premises.
The graduate program training period will be based in Bologna, Italy and it is scheduled to start in May 2018.
It will be focused on technical, commercial and transversal training useful to better understand such a dynamic work environment and it will proceed in 4 stages:
1) General training focused on
2) Expanding the knowledge acquired in the first phase and mentoring by more experienced colleagues (on-the-job training), focusing on the development of projects and technical and economic proposals.
3) Specialization, focusing on the role (technical/sales) and on the local market; products, technical solutions and standards adopted.
4) Familiarization with the final destination subsidiary.
During this period of training, the candidates will visit Maccaferri establishments and construction sites where Maccaferri products are being installed.
Civil Engineering Degree. Candidates with ERASMUS experience will be favourably considered.
The candidate should have experience with the following engineering aspects (either through university studies or job experience):
GEOTECHNICS: soil parameter selection on the basis of ground investigation data supplied by Clients, earth pressure theory, preliminary evaluation of the settlements, slope stability, international geotechnical standards/codes;
HYDRAULICS: free surface flow, river hydrology, river flood protection, underground water flow, analysis of extreme events (rain, river discharges);
STRUCTURES: retaining wall stability, preliminary design of road pavements and platforms, design of rock fall protection structures, international standards/codes;
Candidate job experience is not necessary but will be evaluated if relevant for the field of activity of Maccaferri.
We look forward to receiving your application!