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Graduate Geotechnical Engineer

Penguin Recruitment Ltd
£24,000 - £27,000 per year
Closing date
Jun 22, 2024

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Geotechnical Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Junior Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Graduate Geotechnical Engineer

Location: Edinburgh

Reference: BY1370

Salary: £24,000 - £27,000

An exciting opportunity for a graduate geotechnical engineer or engineering geologist to join a team of specialists in Edinburgh, has presented itself. The engineering consultancy has over 120 years of industry experience and 500 technical staff spanning 18 UK offices. You'll be provided with an abundance of specialist training, resources, career development, varied projects and industry networking to kickstart your career in Ground Investigation.

The Graduate Geotechnical Engineer position will provide:
  • A competitive salary (£24,000 - £27,000).
  • Company benefits and enhanced pension scheme.
  • Excellent accredited training.
  • Opportunities for career progression.
  • Networking opportunities.
  • Flexible hours.

The successful Graduate Geotechnical Engineer will be working on a wide variety of projects, supervising rigs, writing factual, interpretive and design reports and ensuring projects run efficiently by following guidance and focusing on training. Site work including gas and groundwater monitoring, soil sampling and borehole logging will be frequent, so an ability to work outside in a hands on role is essential.

To be considered for the Graduate Geotechnical Engineer role you should:
  • Have a degree in geotechnical engineering, engineering geology, geoscience, physical geography or civil engineering (with a focus on ground investigation and soil mechanics).
  • Live in Edinburgh.
  • Hold a valid UK driving licence.
  • Be willing to show enthusiasm to learn.
  • Have a have the full right to work in the UK.
  • Experience in geotechnical engineering is preferred but not essential.

If you are interested in this or other roles in Geo-Environmental/Geotechnical Engineering roles please do not hesitate to contact Beth Young on or call . We have many more vacancies available on our website. Please refer to This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.

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