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Principal Geotechnical Engineer

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Principal Geotechnical Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £45k - 55k per year

  • Contact:

    Adam Butler

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876016

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Carrington West are pleased to offer this outstanding vacancy with one of the most innovative and progressive consultancies in the civil engineering market.
The role of Principal Geotechnical Engineer offers the successful candidate a chance to work on large and small civil and geotechnical engineering schemes. You will be joining an established team with a chance to progress to senior management within the business.
What you'll bring to your new role as Principal Geotechnical Engineer:
- Extensive post graduate experience within the ground engineering sector.
- Experience in leading projects and representing your company in Design Team Meetings.
- The ability to manage and check work being undertaken by less experienced staff.
- Experience in costing and quoting for professional services.
- Competent in the design of foundations (ULS and SLS).
- Experience in the assessment and specification of ground improvement.
- Experienced in the design of earthworks, the assessment settlement, and slopes, using specialist analytical geotechnical software.
- Experience in the design of soil retaining structures / ground reinforcement.
- Proficient in the preparation of technically accurate interpretive GIR's, GDR's and GFR's.
- Presentation of work to the highest standards.
- Sound commercial and contractual judgement.
What you will get in return:
- Market leading salary.
- 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays.
- Flexible working hours.
- Holiday Purchase Scheme.
- Employer provided life assurance and income protection schemes.
- Access to Company Pension with a generous employer contribution.
- Support towards training available via our Learning Pathways Programme.
- A friendly, modern office 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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