Hill International, Inc. Karnataka roads project_India_ proposal in India

S.No Position Qualifications and Experiences

1 Team Leader & Senior Highway Engineer (international) • Minimum Post Graduate Degree in Civil, Highway, or Transportation Engineering or equivalent from a recognized University.

• Minimum total Professional Experience of 20 years.

• Including at least 2 years of experience in Highway Development in EPC, Annuity, or PPP Projects.

• He should have handled the assignments as Team Leader/ Deputy Team Leader or similar capacity of at least two construction supervision consultancy works and two Independent Engineer consultancy works of highways of EPC, Annuity, or PPP projects involving 300 lane-kilometers or Projects costing more than Rs.8950 million.

• His experience should include atleast 3 years on similar projects in developing countries, including in Asia.

• Experience in preparation of DPRs of highway projects.

• Knowledge of international ‘best practices’ in latest conditions of contract, construction, contract management and modern highway construction technology.

• Experience in Operation and Maintenance of Major Highway Projects.

• Experience in contract dispute management.

• He should also be familiar with implementation aspects of safety, Environmental Management Plans, Social Safeguard plans.

• Experience of multilateral/bilateral agency aided projects will be given higher preference.

• The Project experience less than one year in any project will not be considered in determining the experience in number of projects.

2 Deputy Team Leader & Senior Highway Engineer • Minimum Post Graduate Degree in Civil, Highway, or Transportation Engineering or equivalent from a recognized University.

• Minimum total Professional Experience of 15 years.

• Including at least 2 years of experience in Highway Development in EPC, Annuity, or PPP Projects.

• He should have handled the assignments as Team Leader/ Deputy Team Leader or similar capacity of at least one construction supervision consultancy works and one Independent Engineer consultancy works of highways of EPC, Annuity, or PPP projects involving 300 lane-kilometers or Projects costing more than Rs.8950 million.

• His experience should include atleast 3 years on similar projects in developing countries, including in Asia.

• Experience in preparation of DPRs of highway projects.

• Knowledge of international ‘best practices’ in latest conditions of contract, construction, contract management and modern highway construction technology.

• Experience in Operation and Maintenance of Major Highway Projects.

• Experience in contract dispute management.

• He should also be familiar with implementation aspects of safety, Environmental Management Plans, Social Safeguard plans.

• Experience of multilateral/bilateral agency aided projects will be given higher preference.

• The Project experience less than one year in any project will not be considered in determining the experience in number of projects.

3 Senior Bridge / Structural Engineer • Minimum Graduate in Civil Engineering. Preferably, Post Graduate Degree in Structural Engineering from a recognized University.

• Minimum Professional Experience of 15 years.

• 8years out of total 15 years experience in similar capacity of Senior Bridge Design Engineer / Senior Structural Engineer for design of major highway bridges.

• Experience of designing of 4 major Highway Bridges or flyovers having length more than 200m.

• He should have at least 4 years experience in rehabilitation/repair/ maintenance of bridges.

• Experience in innovative methods of construction of Bridges (Pre-cast Segmental, Cantilever Construction, Cable Stayed Bridge, Suspension bridges etc.), bridge Design methods and standards, bridge Design with use of Computer aided software, technical specifications and statistical Quality Control/Assurance procedures for construction of different component of bridges.

• His experience as Senior Bridge Design Engineer / Senior Structural Engineer on a construction project in developing countries will be an added qualification

4 Highway Design Engineer • Minimum Graduate in Civil Engineering. Preferably, Post Graduate Degree in Highway or Transportation Engineering from a recognized University.

• Professional Experience of 15 years in highway works.

• Experience of at least 8years (out of total 15 years) in Highway Designing works.

• He should have handled as Highway Design Engineer at least 2 Projects of major 2 laning/4 laning/ 6 laning Highway projects.

• Exposure of Computer Software Programmes for Design of Highways.

• Experience in at least two Highway Projectshaving a length not less than 150 lane kilometers equivalent on PPP Mode.

• Experience in developed countries would be preferred.

• The Experience in those projects served less than six months will not be considered

5 Bridge Design Engineer • Minimum Graduate in Civil Engineering. Preferably, Post Graduate Degree in Structural Engineering from a recognized University.

• Minimum Professional Experience of 15 years.

• 4years out of total 8 years experience in similar capacity of Bridge Design Engineer / Structural Engineer for design of major highway bridges.

• Experience of designing of 4 major Highway Bridges or flyovers having length more than 200m.

• He should have at least 4 years experience in rehabilitation/repair/ maintenance of bridges.

• Experience in innovative methods of construction of Bridges (Pre-cast Segmental, Cantilever Construction, Cable Stayed Bridge, Suspension bridges etc.), bridge Design methods and standards, bridge Design with use of Computer aided software, technical specifications and statistical Quality Control/Assurance procedures for construction of different component of bridges.

• His experience as Bridge Design Engineer / Structural Engineer on a construction project in developing countries will be an added qualification

6 Geotechnical Engineer • Minimum Graduate in Civil Engineering from a recognized University. Post Graduate Degree in preferable

• With total Professional Experience of 15 years in Design/ Construction/ Maintenance of Highways.

• Out of 15 years, experience of 5 years in similar capacity as Geotechnical Engineer in Construction Supervision consultancy or Independent Engineer for the projects having a minimum 150 lane Kms or equivalent highway projects.

• Experience as Pavement / Geotechnical Engineer in Construction Supervision consultancy or Independent Engineer for at least 2 major highway projects.

• Experience in DPR preparation is an added advantage.

• He shall have experience in soil exploration for structure foundations and for high embankments

7 Senior Pavement Expert • Minimum Graduate in Civil Engineering from a recognized University. Post Graduate Degree in Highway Engineering / Pavement Design is preferable

• With total Professional Experience of 15 years in Pavement Design/Pavement Construction/Pavement Maintenance of Highways.

• Out of 15 years, experience of 5 years in similar capacity as senior pavement specialist in Construction Supervision consultancy or Independent Engineer for the projects having a minimum 150 lane Kms or equivalent r highway projects.

• Experience as Pavement / Geotechnical Engineer in Construction Supervision consultancy or Independent Engineer for at least 2 major highway projects.

• Experience in DPR preparation is an added advantage.

• Experience as a Pavement Specialist/Pavement Engineer in EPC, Annuity, or PPP projects and experience in external aided projects is desirable

• The Project experience less than one year in any project will not be considered in determining the experience in number of projects.

8 Senior Quality cum Material Expert • Minimum Graduate in Civil Engineering from a recognized University. Post Graduate Degree in Geotechnical Engineering / Foundation Engineering / Soil Mechanics is preferable.

• With total Professional Experience of 15 years. Out of which at least 5 years as Senior Quality/ Material Expert or in similar capacity in Construction Supervision consultancy works or Independent Engineer Works of major highway projects.

• Experience as Senior Quality/ Material Expert or in similar capacity in handling of at least 2 similar highway projects.

• He should have exposure quality assurance programs in highway projects using modern technology.

• The candidate should have demonstrated capability of supervising the setting up, organization and layout of the various Concessionaire field laboratories, monitoring the mobilization of the testing equipment to ensure that the laboratories are adequately equipped and capable of performing all the specified testing requirements of the Concessions, and supervising the setting up of the various Concessionaire rock crushers and bituminous mixing plants to ensure that the specified requirements for such equipment are fully met. The candidate should have at least three years of experience in flexible pavement and bituminous mix designs.

• The candidate must be familiar with properties of road construction materials, technical specifications and procedures of material tests and testing equipment and should have past experience in working on road projects running on expansive soils.

• Experience as a Senior Quality/ Material Expert in EPC, Annuity, or PPP projects is preferred.

• The Project experience less than one year in any project will not be considered in determining the experience in number of projects

9 Traffic and Safety Expert • Minimum Graduate in Civil Engineering from recognized University. Post graduate degree in Traffic /Transportation Engineering/Transport Planning is preferred.

• OSHAS certification will be preferred.

• With total Professional Experience of 15 years. Out of which 5years experience shall be as Traffic & Safety expert on Major Highway of similar nature.

• Worked as Traffic & Transport expert in at least two similar projects in similar capacity.

• Experience in Road Safety Audit of at least 2 nos highway project of similar complexity of projects having a minimum 150 lane kms or equivalent including 1 nos at design stage

• International Exposure in the field of Road Safety Management Plan and experience in working with external aided projects is preferred

• Experience of Road Safety Aspects and traffic management during various phases i.e. pre-construction, design/development/ construction stage, safety audit & studies of Highway Projects.

• Experience as a Traffic and Transportation Expert in EPC, Annuity, or PPP project and experience in external aided project is preferred.

• The Project experience less than one year in any project will not be considered in determining the experience in number of projects

10 Environmental Expert • Minimum Post Graduate degree in Environmental Engineering/Environmental Planning/environmental Sciences from a recognized university.

• Professional Experience of 15 years in Environmental aspects of Highway projects e.g. Environmental Impact Assessment, etc.

• Experience in implementation of EMP in externally aided projects such as World Bank or ADB is essential.

• The Expert should have adequate experience in implementing EMPs and organizing training to Concessionaire and Authorities staff.

• The Expert should be familiar with requisite procedures involved in obtaining Environmental & Forest clearances for project roads passing through reserve forests, national parks or sanctuaries etc.

• In the capacity of Environmental Engineer the Expert should have handled at least 2 projects of similar size and complexity

• The Expert should have good knowledge of MOEF guidelines/requirements for mitigation measures.

• The Project experience less than one year in any project will not be considered in determining the experience in number of projects.

11 Social Expert • Minimum Post Graduate degree in Social Sciences or related disciplines from a recognized university.

• Professional Experience of 10 years in social aspects of transportation projects e.g. SIA, RPs, etc.

• Experience in implementation of RP in externally aided projects such as World Bank or ADB is essential.

• The Expert should have adequate experience in implementing RPs and organizing training to Concessionaire and Authorities staff.

• In the capacity of Social Expert, The Expert should have handled at least 2 projects of similar size and complexity

• The Project experience less than one year in any project will not be considered in determining the experience in number of projects.

12 Financial Expert • The candidate shall have a minimum qualification of MBA (Finance)/ Chartered Accountant.

• He should have minimum 5 years experience as a Financial Advisor particularly in the field of project financing.

• Working experience in the at least two Annuity, or PPP projects in similar capacity in similar projects of size and complexity.

• Advisory experience in the field of transportation project would be desirable.

13 Contract Expert • Minimum Graduate in Civil Engineering from recognized University or L.L.B from a recognized University.

• Lawyer or Engineer with over 8 years experience in contracts and financial documentation related to project financing.

• Working experience in at least Two Annuity, PPP projects in similar capacity of reviewing the Concession documents and Project Finance agreements.

• He shall be involved in implementing the Concession Agreements and review of financial and other legal agreements furnished by the Concessionaire .

• Advisory experience in transportation would be desirable.

14 Legal Expert • Minimum L.L.B from a recognized University.

• Lawyer with over 8 years experience in contracts and financial documentation related to project financing.

• Working experience in at least Two Annuity, PPP projects in similar capacity of reviewing the Concession documents and Project Finance agreements.

• He shall be involved in implementing the Concession Agreements and review of financial and other legal agreements furnished by the Concessionaire .

• Advisory experience in transportation would be desirable.

Candidate should have excellent communication skills

Candidate should be a Post Graduate

Candidate should have experience on highways/ bridges/infrastructure projects.

International Experience preferred.

Title: Karnataka roads project_India_ proposal

Location: India

Requisition ID: 17001375