Senior Geotechnical Engineer - Reading

Location
Twickenham
Salary
£32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted
06 Mar 2017
Closes
03 Apr 2017
Ref
JL201705
Contact
Jack Lee
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client, a global leader in engineering, procurement and construction for the energy, water and telecommunications sectors are searching for an ambitious Geotechnical Engineer to join their busy Twickenham office.

Candidates are required to have:

* An MSc in Engineering Geology/Geotechnical Engineering or a relevant discipline
* Chartered or close to achieving Chartered status
* 5+ years experience working for a UK based Geotechnical Engineering Consultancy/Contractor
* Knowledge of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental softwares e.g. HoleBASE, Slope/W
* Experience completing:

* Geotechnical site investigations
* The logging soil & rock
* Factual & Interpretive Reports

* An ability to carry out foundation, sustainable drainiage, slope stability and retaining wall calculations

This exciting site and office based opportunity will offer candidates an opportunity to work within an experienced and enthusiastic team tackling challenging projects based upon ground investigation and providing Geotechnical services to clients across the South of the UK.

As a Geotechnical Engineer you will be required to:

* Scope and cost projects
* Manage site investigations
* Compile desk studies, factual and interpretive reports
* Mentor junior staff
* Complete a variety of Geotechnical design calculations

This role comes with a competitive remuneration package including a generous bonus scheme. My client also encourages and supports the continuing professional development of all employees in gaining Chartership of their relevant professional institute/Society.

If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Geotechnical Engineering please do not hesitate to contact Jack Lee on 01792 365 005 or email jack.lee@penguinrecruitment.co.uk. If you have any other queries relating to Geotechnical or Geo-Environmental Engineering vacancies then please get in touch.