Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Job Title: Senior Geotechnical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tadley, Hampshire
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + DOE, pension
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH12719_1541508963
Contact Name: Ayotunde George
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2018 12:56

Job Description

Senior Geotechnical Engineer



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 Geotechnical Engineer to join their Geotechnical consultancy site at Hannington. As a Senior Engineer with over 6 years of experience you would be expected to be competent in using Eurocodes to design piles, piled walls, foundations, temporary works, soil nails, ground anchors and the planning, implementation and interpretation of 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 project staff and clients effectively and collaboratively. You will also have experience in;

  • Phase 1 Ground Condition Assessment Reports (Contaminated land) desk studies including Tier 1 qualitative risk assessment
  • Field sampling and monitoring of land gas, ground and surface waters
  • Ground investigation procurement, specification, supervision and management
  • Geo-environmental data assessment, analysis and reporting including qualitative and quantitative risk assessments using commercial models including CLEA and RTM;
  • Liaison with in-house and external clients on a wide variety of projects
  • Specification, procurement and supervision of remedial schemes

The Candidate

To be considered for this role, you should have:

  • MEng / MSc in a Geotechnical Engineering or Engineering Geology
  • Minimum of 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
  • Excellent report writing skills
  • Knowledge of geoenvironmental engineering and its interaction with geotechnical design is advantageous
  • Knowledge of soil and water chemistry laboratory methods and scheduling
  • Knowledge and interest of contaminated land and remediation
  • Computer literacy in MS Office suite and ideally Holebase and CLEA analysis software
  • 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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