Geotechnical DESIGN Engineer

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Appoint Group
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Geotechnical DESIGN Engineer Location: London Salary: £27K - £36K Role summary Due to an increase in our workload, we are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Geotechnical Design Engineer in London. You will undertake geotechnical engineering activities within the group, with a particular requirement to focus efforts within the rail and highways sectors, plus heavy civil engineering projects in the UK. Key duties will include: 1. Delivering geotechnical engineering (design and consultancy) specific tasks 2. contributing to the engineering input to multi-disciplinary rail/highway engineering (design and consultancy) and other heavy civil engineering projects. 3. Inspection and geotechnical assessment of existing infrastructure (e.g. highway, rail earthworks) 4. Ability to analyse site investigation data to produce valid interpretative models for use in engineering design. 5. Undertaking foundation analysis and design in support of engineering projects, in accordance with current national and international codes of practice (specifically Eurocodes) 6. Ability to design and schedule site investigations appropriate to development or design requirements 7. Undertaking desktop and site based studies in support of geotechnical and civil design delivery, including railway possession working if necessary Knowledge, skills and experience required: 1. Must have experience working in a design environment. 2. Experience both on site and in the design office is preferred. Experience in the rail sector would be advantageous. 3. Ideally a degree in civil engineering 4. Preferably an MSc in either Engineering Geology or Geotechnical Engineering 5. CGeol or CEng would be desirable but not essential 6. Good reporting and communication skills in both personal and written form 7. Be familiar with either UK standards or equivalent Eurocodes What do you do now? For more information on this role, please contact David So on or send your CV to: - keep up to date with our vacancies on the Appoint Group Consulting Engineering page on LinkedIn.