Senior Geotechnical Engineer
An exciting opportunity has arisen for Geotechnical Service Engineer based in Reading.
Salary: £open for negotiation (depending on experience)
The role of the Senior Geotechnical Engineer is a pivotal role, you will be working within a team, and required to interact with other departments within the company. The role is a customer facing position, where you must be able to confidently represent the company. As such, a high standard of communication is required.
The role is varied and requires the appointee to be organised, methodical and willing to learn new skills. He/she must be keen to handle multiple tasks and be flexible, work well under pressure and manage and prioritise their own workload.
Main Duties are, but are not limited to:
Participate in research, including but not limited to, producing technical papers and publications either for conferences or internal use, and must be willing to present papers as required.
In-house testing of software (no programming knowledge required), running laboratory tests for fault finding/development.
Assisting the production team with system calibrations & testing.
Installation & training of equipment at the customer site, both internationally and in the UK
De-bugging and solving of problem issues with customer systems and products either remotely from the office or on-site
Preparation and maintenance of technical documentation, manuals etc…
Attend Conferences and Exhibitions when required (domestically or internationally)
Supporting Sales and non-technical staff within the company
Communication with potential customers to identify their technical requirements for testing, producing sales quotations to meet their specific needs where necessaryRequirements
Minimum graduate level Civil/Geotechnical Engineer or similar, ideally with some experience in lab testing
Excellent presentation and communication skills in English, both oral and written
Ability to quickly learn in-house developed software packages
A basic understanding of electronic/electrical/mechanical system components
Good time management and prioritisation of work to agreed deadlines
A flexible approach to work with a willingness to work with any member within the company
Willing and able to deliver presentations
Experience of writing papers or other technical literature would be an advantage.Please apply with submission of your CV and Abs Valentino from our London office will be in Touch. For more information and a confidential chat about the position, please do not hesitate to call us on (phone number removed).
Eden Brown is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer