Geo-environmental Engineer

First People Solutions
Edinburgh, Scotland
Jun 22, 2022
Jul 19, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Geo-environmental Engineer

First People Solutions is working with a multidisciplinary Consulting Engineer in the Edinburgh area, who are recruiting for ambitious Geo-environmental Engineers to join a dynamic team of professionals and contribute to exciting projects. Our client has an established presence across the UK and delivers engineering and design solutions in a variety of sectors.

Job Responsibilities
  • Responsible for Geotechnical ground investigation studies, coordinating soil and mineral site investigation, preliminary assessments, and review technical reports.
  • To assist in the delivery of geotechnical, geo-environmental and water management projects
  • Prepare and check design calculations and specifications for geotechnical works such as bearing capacity, settlement, slope stability, earthworks, etc. and ensure the requirements for overall performance are met.
  • Design, procurement and supervision of stage I and Stage II investigations. interpretive reports with recommendations for foundations, contamination remediation and soil gas protection.
  • Liaise with local authority Contaminated Land Officers, SEPA and other agencies to agree remediation strategies.

What we need from you:
  • Degree in Geotechnical Engineering, Geology, Environmental Science or equivalent
  • 1-3 years of post-graduate experience
  • Experience in site investigation, reporting and analysis analysis and ground investigation
  • Knowledge of geotechnical software
  • Full UK driving licence

This is an exciting opportunity and in return, our client can offer a competitive package based on experience, in house training where required and clear development opportunities.

If you are interested in this vacancy, please apply online or send your CV to driva for a confidential chat.

If you're a Senior seeking a new position, please get in touch as our client is open to considering this as well.