Graduate Geotechnical Engineer, Cambridge, East Anglia

JP Engineering
20,000 - 25,000 GBP
May 24, 2022
Jun 02, 2022
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Graduate Geo-Environmental/Technical Engineer

A Graduate Geotechnical/Geoenvironmental Engineer is required to join the geotechnical engineering division operating from the company's Cambridge office, to work on a range of site investigation projects across East Anglia, the south of England and further afield.

Candidates as a minimum should have:
  • A degree in a relevant subject
  • A full UK driving license
  • Excellent communications skills (both written and verbal)
  • Keen interest in learning new skills.

The role will involve a mixture of site and office-based work, predominantly based around the specification, operation, management and interpretation of geotechnical and geo-environmental ground investigations.

Graduate Engineers will be trained to undertake field tasks such as:
  • Supervising machine trial pit excavations
  • Borehole drilling
  • Undertaking infiltration testing
  • Ground gas monitoring
  • Groundwater sampling
  • Researching geological, hydrogeological, historical, topographical and environmental site information.

You will also learn how geotechnical engineers provide foundation recommendations, advice on ground conditions, soil infiltration, interpret laboratory testing, undertake tier one and two contamination assessments, manage and validate remediation projects.