Principal Geotechnical Engineer

4 days left

One to One Recruitment
49,999 - 50,000 GBP
May 12, 2022
May 30, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Job Details

We are very proud to be working for a growing SME Consultancy that has an outstanding reputation for quality and client service. They now require a Principal Geoenvironmental Engineer with experience in remediation (though this can be developed) to work on a variety of interesting projects connected to residential re-development, commercial developments and land owners. You will be working in a modern yet rural location with free parking and easy access to the countryside. It is idyllic!

With a supportive and experienced Director as your manager, there is the opportunity to progress to Associate Director level and be really involved with the commercial side of this business.

As a Mindful Employer they are committed to empowering employees to achieve better mental health at work and have a very supportive management style and culture. This organisation also takes its environmental impact seriously and looks to reduce its carbon footprint in a variety of ways.

In this role as Principal Geoenvironmental Engineer you will be:
  • Maintaining an effective and high performing remediation team (5 engineers) and undertaking mentoring and support.
  • Undertaking quotes for potential clients, answering queries and trouble shooting
  • Developing remediation strategies, supervising and project managing live remediation projects. Attending progress meetings.
  • Validating construction phase remediation works.
  • Providing construction support to developers & contractors - visiting client sites and reviewing operations, resolving problems, suggesting modifications etc.
  • Liaising with regulators
  • Writing and reviewing reports e.g. Remediation Strategies, Gas Protection Strategies, Verification Reports & Materials Management Plans
  • Minimising business risk; e.g. H&S and PI insurance

To be successful in this role of Principal Geoenvironmental Engineer you will need to have :
  • Experience in Site Investigation and particularly Remediation works (this can be developed)
  • Degree in Geology, Environmental Science, Civil engineering or similar
  • Achieved Chartered status or equivalent
  • Excellent report writing and reviewing skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Some team management or mentoring experience
  • Project management experience
  • Commercial awareness
  • Full UK driving licence

In return you will enjoy:
  • Company Bonus payable bi-annually
  • 7% employer Pension scheme
  • 28 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Flexibility around your working hours
  • Free parking
  • Social events
  • Development, coaching, mentoring and personal growth
  • Opportunity to progress to Associate Director level with additional benefits