Principal Geotechnical Consultant

£35000 - £44000 Per Annum
23 Aug 2013
20 Sep 2013
Tom Wood
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Principal Geotechnical Consultant
Job Type: Full time, permanent
Salary: £35,000 to £44,000 DOE
Location: Glasgow
Consultant: Tom Wood
Reference: GTC33

The Organisation:

The Green Recruitment Company is pleased to represent one of the top engineering consultancies, serving public agencies and the private sector around the world in their search for a Principal Geotechnical Consultant. The company is a leading engineering, construction and technical service provider to oil & gas, government, infrastructure, industrial and power projects. The Principal Geotechnical Consultant will be based in their Scotland office in Glasgow and will provide support to the growing number of projects they are currently involved in.

The Role:

The Principal Geotechnical Consultant will form an integral part of the regional leadership team and will ensure the delivery of geotechnical design for the geotechnical team. The Principal Geotechnical Consultant will help lead growth of the team and will take a lead in the day to day management and delivery of projects. The Principal Geotechnical Consultant will provide technical support to both junior staff and higher management. Business development is critical to the role as well as a strong technical background.

Person Specification:

The Principal Geotechnical Consultant will need to have;

• A strong background in geotechnical design
• Ideally a first degree an engineering subject with a second degree in geotechnical engineering or similar
• Strong knowledge of soil mechanics
• Business development skills
• Strong knowledge of health & safety and risk management procedures
• A strong technical background
• Proven background in technical leadership and supervision of junior staff
• Experience as project and technical lead
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

To apply for this role please send your CV to:
Tom Wood
Please get in touch with any queries on:
+44(0) 203 002 2877

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