Principal Geotechnical Engineer

Calibre Search
Tyne & Wear
£55000 - £65000/annum
Jan 15, 2022
Jan 17, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
I am looking to speak with a Principal Geotechnical Engineer with extensive design, projects delivery and junior engineer mentoring experience, situated in the Newcastle area. My client can exposure you to a dynamic workload across transportation/infrastructure, small to large scale (Highrise) buildings and offshore schemes.

This role would suit a Senior/Principal Geotechnical Engineer looking to advance their career into technically managing a geotechnical department working alongside multiple disciplines across multiple offices around the UK.

Your responsibilities as a Principal Geotechnical Engineer will consist of managing large scale projects on a geotechnical basis from inception through to completion, including design and build. You must be able to deliver and check technical reports such as; GIR/GDR's, coal mining risk assessment, as well as recommend/design/analysis shallow/deep foundations, ground bare floor slab solutions, all pile types, retaining walls and slope stability using industry software and modelling software.

It will be expected as a Principal Geotechnical Engineer that you can project manage on a technical, financial and commercial basis whist mentoring, managing and developing a team of geotechnical engineer with the opportunity to build and develop.

Principal Geotechnical Engineer Specification:

Ideally Civil Engineering background but will consider Geology education.
MSc in Geotechnical Engineering, Engineering Geology or Soil Mechanics etc.
Ability write/check geotechnical reports and designs
Design capability within foundations, slopes, remedial, retaining walls etc.
Ability to project manage, liaise with top tier clients and budget
Experience managing junior engineersIf you would like to know more on this role, please contact Cory at Calibre Search Manchester.

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