Geotechnical Design Engineer

Posted 27 April 2023
Salary £40k - 50k per year
Job type Permanent - Full Time
DisciplineHighways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NamePatrick Gray

Job description

Geotechnical Design Engineer (Hybrid Working)
My client is looking for a Geotechnical Engineer to be based in their office in the West midlands commutable from Birmingham and Wolverhampton.
Undergraduate or postgraduate degree aligned to geotechnical engineering.
Role Requirements / Attributes:
·Minimum of 2 years of design experience.
·Detailed knowledge of Eurocodes and current engineering codes of practice.
·Effective written and verbal communication skills.
·Good analytical/geotechnical design skills.
·Ability to work to deadlines and excellent planning and organisation skills.
·Knowledge of industry standard software (e.g. Slope/W, WALLAP, REPUTE, TEDDS, AutoCAD etc.).
·Ability to work independently.
The role is likely to include-
- earthwork foundation and drainage designs
- remediation of slopes, retaining structures (including gabion walls, gravity walls, embedded piles, kingpost walls, anchored walls),
- soil nails, foundation designs (shallow footings, piles, mini-piles)
- temporary works designs for plant access (including working on slopes, crane outrigger designs, working platforms) and drainage improvement works.
If you feel that you are right for this role 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 roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
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