Geotechnical Engineer - Leeds

Location
Leeds
Salary
£18 - £25 per hour
Posted
23 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Ref
JL201746
Contact
Jack Lee
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The client, are an international award winning multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy who are searching for a talented Geotechnical Design Engineer to join their busy Leeds office. The client have a proven track record of bridging the worlds of design engineering, environment, project management, planning and socio economic consultancy and employ around 2,000 people located internationally in over 40 countries.

Candidates are required to have:

* First degree in Engineering Geology, Civil Engineering or Geotechnical Engineering (MSc/MEng preferred)
* 2 years engineering consultancy experience
* Experience of working towards UK Geotechnical standards (EC7, BS:5930)
* Experience completing Geotechnical design including:

* Foundations
* Slope Stability
* Retaining Wall
* Earthworks

* Experience with Geotechnical software e.g. Slide, Wallap or similar
* Basic knowledge of contaminated land assessment

A successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop their career within the geotechnical and brownfield development sectors.

The role will focus upon:

* Ground Investigation
* Foundation Design
* Slope Stability
* Earthworks assessment and specification
* Factual and interpretive report writing

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.