Senior Environmental Engineer

Senior Environmental Engineer

Job Title: Senior Environmental Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Grinstead, West Sussex
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + DOE, pension
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH12721_1541510427
Contact Name: Ayotunde George
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2018 13:20

Job Description

Senior Environmental Engineer


East Grinstead

Up to £30,000 - £50,000 per annum


My Client, an Independent Specialist Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental consultancy within the UK is looking for a Senior Geoenvironmental Engineer to join their Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental consultancy site at East Grinstead. As a Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer with over 6 years of experience you would be supporting the design, procurement and management of geotechnical and geo-environmental site investigations. You will also be expected to combine site work with design work and analysis and project management in a warm and friendly office environment. If you enjoy spending your time more on site than in the office, then this is the right role for you.

The Job

  • You will be an excellent communicator and team player with good leadership and people management skills who can confidently liaise with other geo-environmental teams, project staff and clients effectively and collaboratively. You will also have;
  • Ground investigation experience, including scoping, set-up, supervision, laboratory scheduling, groundwater and ground gas monitoring and factual reporting.
  • Skills and knowledge to interpret geotechnical data and/or undertake generic risk assessment would also be an advantage.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and be fully IT literate as you will be required to write clear, concise and technically robust reports.
  • Good understanding of health, safety and environmental management, as applied to ground investigation.
  • You will be a team player with strong social, interpersonal and communication skills

The Candidate

  • To be considered for this role, you should have:
  • Bsc / BEng (Hons) in Geology, Geotechnical Engineering, Engineering Geology, Civil Engineering, or similar
  • Preferably an MSc/MEng in Geotechnical Engineering, Soil Mechanics, Engineering Geology, Civil Engineering or similar.
  • 6+ years' experience of working successfully on projects to tight deadline in a commercial environment
  • Working towards Chartered Membership of the Institution of Civil Engineers or appropriate professional body
  • Knowledge of geoenvironmental engineering and its interaction with geotechnical design is advantageous
  • Keen to learn and expand their experience
  • You must have a full, preferably clean, driving license.

What's on offer

This role offers a basic salary of £30,000 - £50,000 DOE with a fantastic benefits package.

How to Apply

To apply, please call Ayotunde George on 02392 288280 or send a copy of your CV to

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