Geotechnical Engineer / Geoenvironmental Engineer

Expiring today

Location
Norwich, Norfolk, England
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
25 Aug 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Ref
ABCD-01
Contact
Daniela Brazza
Sectors
Engineering, Civil
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Geotechnical Engineer

Location: Norwich

Salary: Negotiable + Benefits

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Start Date: ASAP

About the Role:

Our client is on the lookout for a Geotechnical Engineer to join their geotechnical engineering division operating from the company's Norwich office. You will help work on a range of site investigation projects across East Anglia, the south of England and further afield. This role will involve a mixture of site and office based work, predominantly based around the specification operation, management and interpretation of geotechnical and Geoenvironmental investigations.

Main Duties:

  • Setting up and managing ground investigation projects.
  • Supervising and undertaking fieldwork activities including trial pit excavations, soil infiltration testing, borehole drilling, ground gas monitoring and groundwater sampling.
  • Scheduling geotechnical and chemical laboratory testing.
  • Interpreting the field and laboratory data to produce interpretative geotechnical reports.
  • Phase one and two contaminated land assessments.
  • Remediation and earthworks verification.
  • Assisting with quotations.

Key Requirements:

  • A degree in a relevant subject
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • A keen interest in learning new skills
  • A UK full driving license

An ideal candidate should have experience within:

  • Project Management.
  • Undertaking and supervising a range of fieldwork methods.
  • Proving foundation recommendations.
  • An understanding of other geotechnical hazards including slope stability, settlement and desiccation.
  • Providing advice on ground conditions.
  • Undertaking phase one and two contamination assessments

Application Process:

Please click the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter to apply for this role.

Candidates with the relevant experience or Job Titles of; Geotechnical Engineer, Environmental Engineer, Civil Engineer, Geoenvironmental Engineer, Ground Engineering, Engineering Geologist will also be considered for this role