Geotechnical Engineer

3 days left

Professional Technical Ltd
Greater Manchester
£55000 - £60000/annum Enhanced pension, bonus scheme
May 04, 2022
May 23, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
A national structural warranty provider seeks a home-based Geotechnical Engineer to assess client designs in the context of low-rise and traditional housing. Starting salary of up to £60,000. Benefits include bonus structure, enhanced pension and healthcare.

The remote Geotechnical Engineer role is open to applications from across the UK. Minimal travel is required to ensure ongoing compliance or in a claims context.

Geotechnical Engineer Responsibilities

Assess structural designs of residential building types under 6 storeys, providing detailed analysis in relation to foundation design
Consider drawings, calculations and all related technical information in order to mitigate against risks arising from the foundation design
Conduct site inspections and assessments on more complex claims to assess causes and identify remedial works, where necessary
Give technical advice on claims
Advise underwriting and marketing departments on technical matters so that team members remain well informed
Liaise with clients, consultants and other external and internal stakeholders on technical matters, always mindful of standards being maintained and procedures adhered toGeotechnical Engineer Requirements

CEng / MIStructE
Degree qualified in civil / structural / geotechnical related subject
Experienced in foundation design, pile design, raft foundation design, ground improvements
Experience working on behalf of a civil / geotechnical consultancy /groundworks contractor
Ability to undertake site inspections to assess compliance with the approved design, technical manual and Codes of Practice
Broad understanding of general insurance principals and terminology
Excellent communication skills
Full driving licence with access to a vehicle for business useBenefits

Enhanced pension scheme
Annual bonus scheme and salary review
Corporate family healthcare
Payment of up to two professional membership subscriptions
Ongoing training and developmentFor more information please contact (phone number removed) / (url removed)