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Geotechnical Engineer

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Geotechnical Engineer

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £27k - 32k per year

  • Contact:

    Adam Butler

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876016

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

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You will hold a BSc (Hons) in geology, civil engineering, soil mechanics, environmental sciences or similar. You will have demonstrable interpretative reporting skills, a strong work ethic and enjoy a challenge. You will be organised and able to prioritise effectively, managing your own case load of projects as well as mentoring new graduates, you will help to shape the face of the business. Accuracy and attention to detail are vital skills for this role, as is a polite and professional manner. Continuously promoting our company to achieve its vision of becoming the leading provider of contaminated land and geotechnical services by championing our brand and company values.
What you will be responsible for:
- Project management, organisation of intrusive investigations and subcontractors
- Communicating effectively with clients and key stakeholders
- Preparation of Phase 1 Desk Studies and Flood Risk Assessments
- Scheduling of samples for laboratory testing
- Phase 2 intrusive ground investigations and data analysis
- Phase 2 interpretative reports including contamination risk assessments, geotechnical and
basement impact assessments
- Phase 3 remediation strategies
- Carry out qualitative and quantitative risk assessments
- Continually suggesting and implementing improvements to current procedures
What you will get in return:
- A salary between £23K and £28K dependent on experience and expertise
- Autonomy to choreograph your role and deliver results
- Hybrid working
- Working from home contribution
- 23 days holiday + bank holidays - rising to 25 after 3 years
- Birthday day off
- Free parking
- Subsidised professional subscriptions
- Paycare health cash plan
- Physical fitness contribution
- Everymind at Work mental healthcare support
- Employee voice and participation
- Casual dress
- Company social events
- To be part of a growing and exciting team that favours collaborative working and
professional development in a supportive, nurturing, and exciting environment

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.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Infrastructure & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Carrington West's Highways, Transport & Infrastructure division is the fastest growing in the country, our specialist team has a combined over 100+ years' experience in this market. Please call Adam Butler at Carrington West on 07889 214 154 for more information.
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