Geotechnical Engineer

CV Elite Ltd
Leeds, West Yorkshire
40,000 - 55,000 per annum
Dec 31, 2021
Feb 10, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Geotechnical Engineer (Senior or Principal), £40-55,000 (dependant on experience) + benefits. The Role: We are looking for talented, experienced and passionate Senior or Principal Geo-technical Engineer to head up the Geo-technical side of the small but rapidly expanding Leeds office. Working on a diverse range of projects for an even more diverse range of clients the successful Geo-technical Engineer will be responsible for client management, delivery and project management of geotechnical site investigations and subsequent solutions, factual and interpretive report writing and business development. The role will be based in the office and on-site and we are also happy to accommodate a degree of home working.

The Company: EPS Ltd. (Environmental Protection Strategies) was established 20 years ago in Cambridge and its excellent reputation and on-going success has resulted in the recent opening of new offices in Leeds and Bristol, providing clients with UK wide geographical coverage. They work on a diverse range of geotechnical and environmental consultancy projects, from feasibility support, foundation and drainage solutions through to design and delivery of complex soil and groundwater remediation, and take pride in providing a practical and innovative approach with particular emphasis placed on delivering commercially sensitive, expedient, and cost-effective environmental consultancy services. As well as independent clients they work with top names in the residential, retail, industrial and petrochemical sectors, providing the right outcomes time and time again, proving their worth as a safe pair of hands as well as good, responsive people who are interesting to work with.

As well as being a market leading geotechnical and geo-environmental consultancy, EPS are a committed employer who value their team as their most important asset, providing them with exceptional levels of support and opportunities for personal development.

Geotechnical Engineer (Senior or Principal), Skills and Experience required:
  • 3-5 years + geotechnical experience with the ability to... *Manage multiple projects and deliver project tasks to defined standards. *Develop client relationships and networks at a project level *Carry out site assessments and apply ground engineering solutions. *Assess potential environmental/geotechnical impacts and undertake risk assessments. * Field supervision of drilling operations. * Borehole logging using visual inspection. *Design of groundwater monitoring wells. *Soil and water sampling to industry and company guidelines.e *Factual and interpretive report writing. *Actively promote health and safety
  • A strong team player with the ability to take a lead role in a small, ambitious team
  • A positive and committed approach to support the growth and development of the business
  • A strong relationship builder, both internally and with clients.
  • A science or engineering degree
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and strong attention to detail.
  • Conversant with geotechnical Eurocode standards and ground investigation methods
  • Valid clean UK driving licence and flexibility to travel to client sites as required.

Dawn O'Shea is the Recruitment Partner, recruiting the Senior or Principal Geo-technical Engineer directly on behalf of EPS Ltd so NO AGENCIES PLEASE. If your CV is shortlisted, you will be contacted by telephone in the first instance to discuss your experience and the role in more detail.