Chief Geotechnical Engineer - Offshore

Conrad Consulting Ltd
Bristol, Bristol (County)
£65000 - £75000/annum
Closing date
Jun 12, 2023

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We have an opportunity for an experienced Chief Geotechnical Engineer with strong technical credentials and a particular focus on advanced geotechnical analysis and offshore geotechnics to support our increasing workload in the UK and globally.

Are you someone with the drive and enthusiasm to embrace the future?

My client's business is one of the world's most respected design, engineering, and project management consultancies, with over 20,000 employees worldwide.

As one of the UK's leading geotechnical consultancies, my client offers a comprehensive service in ground engineering.


The candidate should have:

A strong academic background with a relevant degree and ideally an MSc or PhD in a relevant subject.
Proven geotechnical analysis and design experience, with experience in the Offshore sector.
Experience in leading offshore design including offshore foundation design (monopile, jacket foundations, and suction caissons), driveability, cable burial trench ability, and deep-water anchoring.
Detailed understanding of advanced constitutive soil models, parameter selection for such models, soil-structure interaction, and experience with numerical modeling software (FLAC, PLAXIS 2D / 3D, etc.) in addition to standard geotechnical software.
Experience in validation of geotechnical numerical analysis and numerical model calibration.
Experience in managing the process of geotechnical numerical analysis within an interdisciplinary project environment.
A desire to drive digital innovation and further my client's capability in offshore geotechnics and advanced geotechnical analysis.
Excellent communication skills and confidence to liaise with clients and engineers from other disciplines.
Excellent report writing skills with the ability to self-check and produce accurate work.
A willingness to travel on short assignments both within the UK and overseas.
Working towards or holding Chartered status.
A valid UK driving license.

Hybrid working supported.

Fantastic benefits package

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