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Geotechnical Engineer

  • Location:

    Northampton

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £33k - 45k per year

  • Contact:

    Eve Armstrong

  • Contact email:

    eve.armstrong@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 062

  • Job ref:

    JO0000037567

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    06/12/2022

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Geotechnical Engineer
 
Our client is looking for a Geotechnical Engineer to join their expanding team in Northamptonshire.
 
Providing a high quality of service in all aspects of ground investigation, our client is a Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Consultancy that operates throughout the UK.
 
Responsibilities of the role:
·Manage a variety of projects from inception to completion
·Manage financial budgets for projects
·Undertake fieldwork and supervision of site contractors
·Preparation of desk study reports, interpretative geotechnical and geoenvironmental reports and waste classification assessments to current UK standards
·A good understanding of characterising ground conditions and providing recommendations covering foundation design, ground improvements, earthworks, basements, retaining wall, mining and slope stability assessments. Conversant with GEO5 design software and geophysical surveys would be advantageous.
·A full UK driver's licence is required for travelling to sites within the UK
·A valid CSCS card would be advantageous
 
Requirements of the role:
 
·Proven experience in a ground investigation consultancy within the UK
·A BSc in Geology or related subject and ideally an MSc in Geotechnical Engineering
·Working towards Chartered status
·Self-starter, team player with good inter-personal skills and proactive character
 
Benefits:
·Car allowance
·Private health care
·Profit share scheme
·Continuous Training under the BGS Accreditation Scheme and CPD Support