Geotechnical Engineer, Maidstone, South East

JP Engineering Recruitment
Maidstone, South East
Dec 31, 2021
Jan 20, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
About the role:
This is an exciting opportunity for a Geotechnical Engineer or Engineering Geologist with relevant UK industry experience to join an enthusiastic project team delivering ground investigation and geotechnical services to a wide range of clients across the UK with the UKs number one testing, inspection and compliance company.
Client focused and quality driven, they are a leading provider of ground investigation to the infrastructure sector. Now they need a Geotechnical Engineer or Engineering Geologist to help deliver their service to the London and South East region.
You will:
  • Act as a Site Engineer or supporting role, supervising multiple ground investigation activities and staff on either short or longer duration projects.
  • Perform in-situ testing and sampling in accordance with the UK specification and current technical standards.
  • Log soil and rock in accordance with current UK standards.
  • Assist in the production of Factual and Interpretive Reports
  • Liaise with clients, engineers, contractors and sub-contractors throughout the site work phase.
  • Assist in the preparation of Health and Safety documentation prior to and during the site phase of work and promoting a safe working environment.
About you:
They are looking for a professional, dynamic and motivated individual with ability to work alone and as part of a team.
Communicative, organised, flexible and committed, you must also have:
  • Qualified to degree level in a geotechnical discipline with relevant years of UK industry experience.
  • CSCS plus SSSTS or equivalent.
  • Full and clean UK driving licence.
  • Confident and knowledgeable of UK ground investigation techniques.
In return, they offer a competitive salary and all the benefits of working for a dynamic and growing organisation including generous holidays, company pension and discounts on high street shopping.