Associate Geotechnical Engineer

Appoint Group
Manchester, Greater Manchester
£55000 - £70000/annum
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Associate Geotechnical Engineer

Location: Manchester

Salary: £55K - £70K

I'm currently working on a fantastic opportunity for a client who are offering a unique opportunity to work on challenging projects both locally and internationally. They are looking for an Associate Geotechnical Engineer or Engineering Geologists to join a successful and busy team in Manchester to work alongside some of the industry's leading ground engineers who will become an integral part of the senior team. This is a genuine opportunity to define your career, take your knowledge to the next level and path the way for your future.


1. You will have qualifications in geotechnics or engineering with design experience in earthworks, slope engineering and soil mechanics.

2. Extensive experience in geotechnical engineering

3. Be a Chartered Engineer or Geologist

4. Excellent balance of technical know-how, commercial acumen, an aptitude for a client facing role and project management capability

5. Clear and concise communication skills

6. A can-do attitude, be team oriented and enjoy creating smart solutions

7. Technically proficient across a range of geotechnical subjects

8. Have the flexibility to travel for project related work when required


1. Assume technical and managerial responsibility for interpreting, organising and executing large scale and complex projects. This will include scoping, cost estimates, tender submissions, technical documentation, client reporting, project scheduling/resourcing and meeting deadlines and budgets;

2. Develop, provide and promote novel, innovative, complex or critical technical solutions and initiatives to meet clients' needs

3. Manage and develop high performing teams; provide direction and technical guidance for junior team members.

4. Develop and maintain positive relationships with client key decision makers; collect and capture market intelligence, and select opportunities to progress with key clients.

5. Achieve individual financial targets including utilisation and project cost control; actively contribute to achievement of business unit and regional financial goals and budgets

What do you do now?

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