Geo-environmental Engineer

Employer
First People Solutions
Location
Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary
£35,000
Posted
Jun 22, 2022
Closes
Jul 19, 2022
Ref
3203755267
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Other
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 @firstpeoplesolutions.com 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.