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Geotechnical Engineer

Employer
Carrington West
Location
Long Itchington
Salary
£25000 - £29000/annum
Closing date
May 19, 2024

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

Our client is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Geotechnical Engineer to join their team in Long Itchington. The Geotechnical Engineer will be responsible for various technical and managerial aspects of geotechnical and environmental projects. The successful candidate will have a strong background in engineering design, site investigations, and project management. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to contribute to the successful delivery of complex projects while working in a dynamic and collaborative environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:
- Plan, coordinate, and execute ground investigation activities, including procurement and supervision of laboratory testing.
- Prepare comprehensive reports based on-site investigations, including both factual and interpretative aspects.
- Conduct qualitative and quantitative analysis of geotechnical and environmental designs, utilizing computer-based analysis tools.
- Develop detailed designs for geotechnical and environmental solutions, such as foundations, retaining walls, earthworks, remediation schemes, and monitoring programs.
- Provide supervision and direction to specialist geotechnical/environmental/groundworks contractors and prepare completion/validation reports.
- Prepare technical specifications, contract documents, cost estimates, and measurements.
- Evaluate designs and information from external sources, such as tendering contractors, structural engineers, and specialist sub-contractors.
- Collaborate with clients, project team members, and regulatory authorities on project-specific matters.
- Demonstrate awareness of Health and Safety Law and Environmental Law responsibilities, ensuring compliance in all activities.
- Actively work towards achieving Professional Chartered Status in the engineering field.

Qualifications and Skills:
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a related field. A master's degree would be an advantage.
- Proven experience in geotechnical and environmental engineering, including site investigations, design, and project management.
- Proficiency in computer-based analysis tools and software related to geotechnical and environmental engineering.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
- Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines.
Join the team and contribute to the successful delivery of geotechnical and environmental projects. Our client offers a competitive salary, professional development opportunities, and a supportive work environment

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