Graduate Geotechnical Engineer, Edinburgh, Scotland

Employer
JP Engineering
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
22,000 - 28,000 GBP
Posted
May 13, 2022
Closes
May 22, 2022
Ref
3127880368
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
GRADUATE GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER/ENGINEERING GEOLOGIST

Edinburgh

Due to an increasing forward workload, my clients are currently looking to appoint an experienced Graduate Geotechnical Engineer/Engineering Geologist to join the Edinburgh Office. The successful candidate will have a fantastic opportunity to work on a variety of projects spanning the transportation, industrial, retail, residential and commercial sectors.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Foundation Inspections
  • Data collection, manipulation and interpretation of both geotechnical and chemical data as part of site investigations for wide range of schemes
  • Preparation of Geotechnical Desk Studies and Interpretative Reports
  • Design, Procurement and Supervision of Site Investigations.
  • Undertake geotechnical analysis and design e.g. foundation design and slope stability assessments etc
  • Site support and monitoring activities on infrastructure construction contracts
  • First degree in Civil Engineering/Geotechnical Engineering/Engineering Geology
  • An MSc in Geotechnical Engineering/Engineering Geology would be advantageous
  • Two years post graduate experience is minimum requirement
  • PLAXIS experience would be advantageous
  • CAD experience an advantage
  • Good report writing and communication skills required
  • Flexible and enthusiastic approach to working within a team structure
  • Confidence and ability to maximise the level of responsibility taken on projects, small and large
  • Clean driving license
QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE:
For the right candidate, the role can offer a structured training programme and excellent career progression opportunities within a friendly and professional team that is proud of the quality of the service it delivers to its clients, and a clear vision for innovation. The benefits include a competitive salary, according to skills and experience, together with an excellent flexible benefits package.