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Specific Job Descriptions (BRRL)

Post : Assistant Engineer

Wing : Technical Services

Circle : BRRL

Personnel specifications :

The post holder must meet the general requirements of an Assistant Engineer as specified in the RHD Management Manual and Government Recruitment Rules. He should undertake specific training/higher studies in the field of materials and testing.

Duties and responsibilities :

In addition to the general responsibilities of the post of Assistant Engineer, as specified in the RHD Management Manual, the specific duties relating to this position are detailed below:

1. Assist the SE to monitor the quality of construction materials, on the soil conditions for road/bridge design and on required quality of construction.

2. Assist the SE in reviewing monitoring reports of all Zones.

3. Assist the SE for soil and subsurface investigation reports on design purposes of special and complicated projects, such as high embankments, embankments on soft foundations, foundations for bridges etc.

4. Assist the SE on RHD research programmes and help publish reports on materials related issues.

5. Assist the SE to organise seminars on material testing and geotechnical issues.

6. Assist the SE for ensuring administrative and technical control and supervision of Zonal/Field Laboratories.

7. Assist the SE to review the utilisation of existing and the future needs for laboratory testing equipment.


For duties associated with each grade of personnel see


Updated on : 1/12/2003