Graduate Engineering Geologist/Geo-environmental Engineer

Wardell Armstrong LLP
Glasgow, Scotland
Jun 30, 2022
Jul 10, 2022
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Engineering Geologist/Geoenvironmental Engineer

Wardell Armstrong is a successful multi-disciplinary consultancy with 13 offices throughout the UK employing approximately 500 staff. At the heart of our business lies a group of outstanding people. Working together with clients, we deliver solutions to challenging problems in Mining & Minerals, Infrastructure & Energy, and Property & Development.

The Opportunity:

Our Ground Engineering team are seeking a Graduate or someone with up to 2 years' experience to work in our Edinburgh or Glasgow office, to cover the following:

· Completion of Phase I contaminated land, mining /geology and ground engineering desk studies;

· Act as a Site Agent or supporting role, supervising multiple ground investigation / ground remediation / CQA activities on either short and longer duration projects;

· Supervision of site works including logging of soils and rock (in accordance with current UK standards);

· Specify and supervise in-situ testing and sampling in accordance with UK specifications and current technical standards;

· Liaise with clients, engineers, contractors and sub-contractors throughout the site work phase;

· Assist in the preparation of contract documentation and administration of contracts (including financial control),

· Geo-environmental data assessment and analysis; and

· Factual and interpretative reporting and gas and groundwater monitoring.

About you:
  • BSc in Geology, Engineering Geology, Environmental Science or similar, MSc or industry experience is advantageous;
  • A full and clean UK driving licence;
  • Confidence and knowledge of UK ground investigation techniques; and
  • Written report writing skills, and computer software skills.

We offer:

· Membership of the Firm's Group Personal Pension Plan, with Employer's contribution of up to 5%.

· Payment of a relevant professional subscription.

· 24 days annual leave per year.

· Membership to the Firm's Private Health Care Scheme.

· Inclusion in the Firm's Critical Illness Cover Policy.

· Inclusion in the Firm's Life Assurance Policy, insuring you 3 times your annual salary.

· Mobile Phone with inclusive tariff including personal usage.

· Flexi-Time Working Schedule.

· Long service awards.

· Cycle to Work Scheme.

· Travel Loans.

· Recruitment Bounty Scheme.