Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Calibre Search
Leeds, Yorkshire, LS1 4DY
Dec 31, 2021
Feb 11, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
I am looking to speak with a Senior Geotechnical Engineer ideally chartered with the ICE with extensive detailed design experience on major infrastructure, transportation and/or building projects, that is looking for that next step into working for one of the worlds most prestigious consultancies.

You will be sat within a specialist Geotechnical team helping to deliver complex geotechnical design projects. You will be required as a Senior Geotechnical Engineer, to procure and plan geotechnical ground investigations, undertake rock slope inspections, provide reports which detail recommended remedial works, undertake geotechnical detailed designs and technical report writing.

As a Senior Geotechnical Engineer, your design responsibilities will surround foundations for gantries, minor structures and structural widening, reinforced structures, retaining walls, slopes, piled, shallow and deep foundations etc. Including the use of most industry software modelling programs including numerical and finite element.

As a Senior Geotechnical Engineer, you should be able to demonstrate:
  • 1st degree in Civil Engineering with a relative MSc in Geotechnics or Soil Mechanics.
  • Chartered with ICE.
  • Will have proven previous experience of undertaking: geotechnical desk studies; procuring & supervising Ground Investigations (GIs),
  • Demonstrable experience of geotechnical design together with a familiarity of design submission documentation. This includes a demonstrable understanding of the underlying principles and a knowledge of Eurocode 7
  • Ability to use a range of geotechnical software for the design of civil engineering projects including the following: deep and shallow foundations (including pile group analysis); embedded and gravity retaining walls; earthworks/slope stability; reinforced earthworks etc.
  • Full UK driving licence

If you would like to know more on this role, please contact Cory Taylor on the Calibre Search Manchester telephone number.

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