Senior Geotechnical Engineer / Engineering Geologist

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

Job title: Senior Geotechnical Engineer/Engineering Geologist

Location: Bristol

Salary: £27K - £35K

About Us / Role

This is an outstanding opportunity to take your career to the next level with a successful, well reputed and caring employer. We are a multiple award-winning provider of engineering consultancy and specialist contracting services for construction, infrastructure and the environment, ranked in the top 10 of The Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For.

As a Senior Geotechnical Engineer/Engineering Geologist you will be responsible for the design, management, supervision and reporting of geotechnical and/or geo-environmental assignments including desk studies, ground investigations (factual and interpretative), human health, groundwater and gas risk assessments and preparation of Remediation Method Statements.

You will also provide clients with geotechnical and/or geo-environmental advice and assistance as required on an ad hoc basis and negotiate and liaise with relevant regulatory authorities as necessary. The successful candidate will have a good working knowledge of appropriate British Standards, Eurocodes, Industry Guidance and NHBC Standards.

The Applicant

1. You will hold a BEng, BSc or higher technical qualification in a relevant subject (geology, civil engineering, environmental science etc.) and will be working towards Chartered Engineer/Geologist status.

2. You will also have relevant experience, ideally gained in ground investigation, interpretation and reporting.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills combined with good analysis and technical capability in MS Word.

3. Experience of MS Excel, AutoCAD and geotechnical assessment and modelling would also be desirable.

You will assist in the day to day operational management of the workload of your team, including staff scheduling and co-ordination of resources in conjunction with the Principal Consultant/Team Leader.

4. You will also be required to provide advice and mentoring to more junior staff within the team as well as advice and assistance to members of other related teams.

What do you do now?

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