Senior Geoenvironmental Engineer - East Grinstead

Senior Geoenvironmental Engineer - East Grinstead

Job Title: Senior Geoenvironmental Engineer - East Grinstead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Grinstead, West Sussex
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + full package offered
Reference: BBBH12721_1545398329
Contact Name: Chris Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 21, 2018 13:18

Job Description

Senior Geoenvironmental Engineer

East Grinstead

From £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 business at East Grinstead.

As a Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer with around 5 years 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.

The Job

With a strong technical knowledge you will also 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. From a technical pespective you will be able to demonstrate;

  • Ground investigation experience, including scoping, set-up, supervision, laboratory scheduling, groundwater and ground gas monitoring and factual reporting. (a particular past knowledge of groundwater risk assessment report writing would prove most desirable).
  • 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.

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 Chris Jones on 02392 288214 or send a copy of your CV to

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