Senior Geotechnical Design Engineer

Critical Project Resourcing
Manchester, North West
Jun 25, 2022
Jul 20, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
We are currently looking for a Senior Geotechnical Design Engineer to be based in Manchester working for one of the UKs leading technical Engineering Consultancies. You will work on a range of major schemes within infrastructure such as Rail, Highways and Marine, undertaking design works. This would be a technical position with the emphasis on Geotechnical Design in which you will have geotechnical input to projects which may include design of foundations, slopes, retaining walls etc. which is often as part of a wider site reclamation strategy.

Within the position you will undertake the civil design of foundations, slopes, retaining walls and many other geotechnical elements will also form a key aspect of the role, together with assessment of existing structures and design of remedial measures where appropriate, which you will have to work closely with the civil project team to identify and communicate geotechnical requirements, so they are effectively incorporated into the project delivery

This could be an excellent opportunity for an experienced Geotechnical Engineer with background in design working to progress into a Senior, or alternatively a Senior Geotechnical Engineer looking for a fresh challenge.

Job Requirements
  • Typically, 5+ years experience with a proven track record in geotechnical design work and experience across a range of projects, ideally gained within a consulting environment.
  • Ideally Chartered
  • Proficient in geotechnical FEM software such as FREW, ALP, PILE, SLOPE and PDisp or similar
  • Experience in design of deep/shallow foundations, piles, retaining walls, slope stability etc

As mentioned, this position is based in Manchester Kent, so could suit candidate from the surrounding areas such as Liverpool or Warrington. Flexible/hybrid working is welcomed working a spilt between home and office. If this position is of interest, then dont hesitate to contact Sebastian at Critical Project Resourcing