Geotechnical Engineer- Associate

Hays Building
£35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
26 Aug 2020
23 Sep 2020
Sarah Bartholomew
Job Function
Job position
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Geotechnical Engineer - Exciting Management opportunity to join a growing company

Are you looking to join a small but growing consultancy where you can lead a small team and contribute to the strategic longterm growth plans ?

This ia a highly focused geotechnical design practice looking to meet the challenge of increasing workload and client base. In spite of the recent Covid-19 hiatus they are still finding their workload and client base increasing and are looking for a talented, experienced and enthusiastic senior or Associate level geotechnical engineer to assist in leading their development into the 2020's.

The role

To take a key role in effective technical and team leadership,
To provide expertise and experience in the field of geotechnical design and engineering.
Reporting to: Managing Director
Who would work for you: A team of graduate and senior level geotechnical engineer

To take up this exciting opportunity you would need to be a self-motivated individual who relishes building, coordinating and deploying high performance teams to solve geotechnical engineering challenges in a fast-paced, construction focused, consulting environment. Your key responsibilities would include:-

Providing a source of geotechnical leadership, expertise and experience to the Remedy Geotechnics team to support the winning and executing of geotechnical design and consultancy services. This could include, for example, undertaking core pile design, embedded retaining wall, slope stabilisation or soil nailing yourself or supervising the work by other team members. You would also be expected to readily tackle a wider range of situations within the geotechnical field. No two days are the same so flexibility and ingenuity are always required.
In tackling all work exercise a high degree of risk management.
Assist with work winning, preparation of Fee Proposals and developing strong client relationships.
Delivering client projects to the agreed timescales and budgets.
Facilitating the ongoing development of other team members.

Do you have the following Skills?

A strong track record of providing detailed geotechnical design work over a range of industry sectors, and types of client (for example geotechnical contractors, developers, civil engineering contractors etc). You will require a strong geotechnical analytical capability, ideally including the design of piles, retaining walls, earthworks and slope retention (with knowledge of soil nailing, ground anchoring). Expertise in constitutive ground modelling would be advantageous. . A proven ability to lead and develop teams will need to be evident

Do you have the following Qualifications?

A good civil engineering or engineering geology degree plus an MSc/PhD in geotechnical engineering. A very strong knowledge of fundamental soil mechanics principles and a demonstrable practical design ability in geotechnical engineering design. An ability to apply engineering knowledge to provide practical and pragmatic solutions.
A proven track record in executing challenging geotechnical design and consultancy services.
A passion for Geotechnics.


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Working hrs: 37.5hrs per.
Holidays: 25 days

Employee benefits: Profit share scheme, pension, flexible working arrangements, free parking.

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