Graduate Geotechnical Engineer, Edinburgh, Scotland

Employer
JP Engineering
Location
City of Edinburgh
Salary
£22000 - £28000/annum
Posted
May 14, 2022
Closes
May 23, 2022
Ref
3132520318
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

QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE:

* 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

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