Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Flagship Consulting
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
£35000 - £50000/annum DOE
Closing date
Jun 6, 2023

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Geotechnical Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering
Senior Geotechnical Engineer


£35-50k DOE

A thriving multi-office, multi-disciplinary consultancy are seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer who can be based in any of their offices across the South West/South Wales although roles are hybrid. Fundamentally looking for a good geotechnical design engineer, the successful candidate would form part of a small experienced team, reporting to the head of geotechnical engineering based in the Bristol office.

What you'll bring to your new role as Senior Geotechnical Engineer

A minimum of 7 years post graduate experience within the ground engineering sector.
The ability to manage and check work being undertaken by less experienced staff.
A proficiency in the preparation of Preliminary Sources Studies (desk studies).
A thorough understanding of geological, geomorphological, and geo-environmental processes.
Ability to scope well considered intrusive investigations.
Well-developed ground modelling skills.
The ability to present work pictorially, both in plan and section using GIS and CAD.
An ability to liaise effectively with specialist contractors, clients, regulators, and other stakeholders.
Good knowledge of soil and rock mechanics, and groundwater control.
Good knowledge of earthworks and ground improvement techniques.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
At least 4 years' experience in the preparation of interpretive ground engineering reports.
Experience in the design of foundations (ULS and SLS).
Experience in the use of specialist analytical geotechnical software (slope stability, settlement, soil strengthening, anchoring etc).
With a total of 80 or so staff, this is a solid, successful, down to earth consultancy where you can keep your name and not be a number!

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer;

27 days annual leave plus bank holidays
Flexible working hours
Hybrid working
Holiday Purchase Scheme.
Generous employer pension contribution.
Plus more…
Apply Online or call Steve Halliday to discuss further

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