Geotechnical Engineer - Hampshire

Recruiter
Penguin Recruitment
Location
Tonbridge
Posted
01 Nov 2018
Closes
09 Dec 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client has an immediate vacancy for an enthusiastic Geotechnical Engineer to join the established team based in their Tonbridge office.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, confident, self-motivated and willing to take the initiative, with excellent verbal and written communication skills. You will form an important part of the Tonbridge office team and will play a key role supporting the Team Leader and Contaminated Land Service Manager in delivering and managing the workload of the team both locally and nationally.

Your main duties would include;

* Prepare fee proposals and help the company to win work and maintaining good relationships with clients.
* Prepare desk studies, ground investigation scopes and specifications.
* Identify the key geotechnical risks that could affect our projects and propose appropriate management measures.
* Undertake concept & detailed design.
* Prepare technical reports (e.g. Ground Investigation and Geotechnical Design reports).
* Manage the commercial side of the project to ensure achieving good balance between technical excellence and project profitability.
* Able to communicate design via clear and well-presented drawings.
* Work with fellow colleagues to meet deadline and support less experienced engineers.
* Have the ability to learn and expand his/her knowledge.

Phase 3 remediation strategies and validation work, including on-site supervision of remediation and carrying out verification reporting of remediation;

Skills Required:

* Reliable, committed team player and takes responsibility;
* Flexible, proactive and self-motivated with the ability to be self-directed when needed;
* Analytical and a problem-solver;
* Accuracy, attention to detail and follow-through;
* Minimum of 2 years industry experience working as a geotechnical/geo-environmental
* Engineer
* Good working knowledge of HoleBASE SI, CLEA , EA P20, Geotechnical Design Software
* The applicant should be able to show experience of managing site works, appropriate sampling techniques and logging soils/rock to current guidance
* Minimum degree (BSc (Hons)) qualified in Geology, Civil Engineering, Soil Mechanics,

Environmental Science or Similar

* Preferably an MSc/M.Geol/MSci in Geology, Engineering Geology, Soil Mechanics, Civil Engineering or similar

In return, on offer is an excellent career with a competitive salary, 25 days holiday and Pension scheme in place.

If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Geotechnical or Geoenvironmental Engineering please do not hesitate to contact Stephen Howells on (Apply online only) or E-mail .

We have many more vacancies available on our website at (url removed). This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position

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