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Geo-Environmental Engineer

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £22k - 24k per year

  • Contact:

    Adam Butler

  • Contact email:

    Adam.butler@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876016

  • Job ref:

    JO0000024937

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-20

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Our client is looking for an experience Geo-Environmental Engineer to join their team in Manchester.
 
The successful candidate will be delivering Phase I and Phase II Geo-Environmental Reports across numerous sectors.
 
The main duties of this role include:
- Contamination and geotechnical projects across the UK;
- Planning, undertaking and reporting on site investigations;
- Geotechnical Assessments of sites in relation to ground risk including; foundations, slope stability, settlement and treatment;
- Contamination Risk assessment of sites for varying end uses;
Production of Remediation Method Statements, undertaking validation and reporting on such works.
 
Technical Skills:
- Logging of soils to Eurocodes and BS5930
- Familiarity with analytical software such as EA R&D 20, RBCA, CLEA to derive site specific thresholds and clean-up criteria would be beneficial
- Familiarity with geotechnical software would be beneficial
- Interpretative reporting
- Experience of geotechnical investigation, design and reporting and the interaction with contamination issues would also be advantageous.
 
Requirements:
Education/Learning Experience
- You will possess a Degree in a related discipline
- Appropriate membership of a professional Institution.
- An MSc in an associated discipline would be desirable.
- You will be registered with an appropriate institution such as the Geological Society or Institute of Civil Engineers
 
Work Experience:
- Experience of undertaking Phase 1 and 2 assessments.
- Supervision of ground investigations.
- Experience of assessing ground risk and stability
- An awareness of appropriate remedial strategies and options including process-based methods
- Negotiations with local authorities and Environment Agency
- Validation work and associated reporting
- Self-motivated and able to manage own workload within agreed timescales
 
Competencies:
- Good Communication Skills
- Self-motivated and able to manage own workload within agreed timescales
- Present a professional image to all clients and employees
- Willing to assist colleagues with other office tasks when necessary
 
FOOTNOTE:
If you feel that you are right for this job technically, but the salary, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for jobs very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
 
Even if you are happy in your current job for now, we always welcome calls from Civil Engineering professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 70+ years' experience in this market. Please call Adam Butler at Carrington West on 02393 876016 for more information.
 
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