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Principal Geotechnical Engineer

  • Location:

    Milton Keynes

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £40k - 50k per year

  • Contact:

    Patrick Gray

  • Contact email:

    Patrick.gray@carringtonwest.com

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 1069

  • Job ref:

    JO0000034102

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    05/07/2022

  • Startdate:

    30/05/2022

Principal Geotechnical Engineer- Milton Keynes
£40,000-50,000
 
Are you a Geotechnical engineer looking for their next challenge?
 
The Geotechnical team within the Milton Keynes office are a new and fast-growing team looking for experienced engineers to help them progress and develop.
 
The successful candidate must have a valid driver's license

  
These Geotechnical engineers will be required to-


·Participate in site work including mentoring and training of less experienced engineers and technicians on site and completing site work for larger complex investigations.  
·Design work includes foundation design, stability risk assessments, slope stability assessments, earthworks specifications etc.
·Mentoring of less experienced members within the Geotechnical Engineering team.
·Undertake design work in accordance with British Standards, Eurocode 7, CIRIA, BRE, NHBC etc to successfully deliver projects for our clients.
·Implement internal QMS procedures and ensure all designs comply with the company's internal checking protocols.
·Undertake coordination with other professionals and contractors as appropriate, and to organise your time to ensure timely delivery of projects.
·Collaborative work with other UK offices within the organisation.


Knowledge required-
 
·Good knowledge of all relevant British Standards and Design Codes.
·Designs will be produced by hand calculation or using Design Software/Excel as appropriate to the nature and magnitude of the project.
·You will be expected to have a sound grasp of Geotechnical Engineering, interaction between structural alterations and existing foundations, design of new foundations, slope stability analysis, earthworks specifications etc.
·Excellent IT skills including a basic understanding of AutoCAD and a good understanding of Microsoft Office including Excel and Word. Have a sound understanding of software including SlopeW, CADS ReSlope (or similar), Holebase/OpenGround etc.  
·Good organisational, planning and time management skills to handle multiple projects. simultaneously.


Preferred Qualifications


·Completion of Degree in relevant Engineering subject.
·Minimum 5 years' experience working in similar engineering consultancy.
·Working towards and close to achieving membership of relevant Professional Institution i.e. British Geological Society, ICE etc.
 
 
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 Patrick Gray at Carrington West on 02393 876 000 6069 for more information.
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Please submit your CV to Patrick.gray@carringtonwest.com