Senior Geotechnical Engineer - Central London

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Recruiter
Penguin Recruitment
Location
City of London
Salary
£30000 - £38000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a national Structural, Civil and Geotechnical Engineering Consultancy are seeking an experienced Senior Geotechnical Engineer to join and manage their expanding geotechnical and environmental team based out of their Central London office. The successful candidate will hold a significant position in the team and be influential in the continued development of junior staff, business development and help manage the project workload across the South-East.

The successful candidate will have ample project management experience, the ability to lead technical project teams, a high degree of technical ability, and excellent client liaison skills. The candidate will have gathered a wealth of experience focused upon the road, rail, residential and commercial sectors.

To be successful in your application, you will require:

* An MSc in Geotechnics or Engineering Geology, other relevant subjects will also be considered
* Chartered Status or in the process of achieving chartered status
* Experience in the completion and reviewing of Preliminary Risk Assessments and Intrusive Ground Investigations, including an in-depth understanding of currently available ground investigation, sampling and laboratory analysis techniques.
* An awareness of contaminated land legislation with regards to the design of Geo-Environmental ground investigation and generic risk assessments.
* Experience completing detailed interpretive reports, and reviewing conceptual site models and desk studies.
* Experience completing the assessment and design of:

* Foundations
* Earthworks
* Basements
* Slope Stability

* An awareness of other engineering disciplines including structural, transport and civil, and how these impact upon the project workload
* A good understanding of GQRA's and DQRA's, remediation design and validation reporting.
* To be proficient with the following softwares:

* PLAXIS
* Wallap
* Slide
* Oasys
* AutoCAD
* ArcGIS

This opportunity will appeal to candidates who are seeking a new challenge following their firm grounding within the Geoenvironmental or Geotechnical sectors, and are looking for more extensive project management and geotechnical design opportunities.

This role comes with a competitive remuneration package including a generous bonus scheme. My client also encourages and supports the continuing professional development of all employees in gaining chartered status of their relevant professional institute/Society.

If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Geoenvironmental or Geotechnical Engineering, please do not hesitate to contact Jack Lee on (Apply online only) or email. If you have any other queries relating to Geotechnical or Geo-Environmental Engineering vacancies, then please get in touch