Geotechnical Engineer / Geoenvironmental Engineer

Location
Norwich
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
25 Aug 2017
Closes
22 Sep 2017
Ref
ABCD-01
Contact
Daniela Brazza
Discipline
Civil
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Geotechnical Engineer

Location: Norwich

Salary: Negotiable + Benefits

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Start Date: ASAP

About the Role:

Our client is on the lookout for a Geotechnical Engineer to join their geotechnical engineering division operating from the company’s Norwich office. You will help work on a range of site investigation projects across East Anglia, the south of England and further afield. This role will involve a mixture of site and office based work, predominantly based around the specification operation, management and interpretation of geotechnical and Geoenvironmental investigations.

Main Duties:

* Setting up and managing ground investigation projects.
* Supervising and undertaking fieldwork activities including trial pit excavations, soil infiltration testing, borehole drilling, ground gas monitoring and groundwater sampling.
* Scheduling geotechnical and chemical laboratory testing.
* Interpreting the field and laboratory data to produce interpretative geotechnical reports.
* Phase one and two contaminated land assessments.
* Remediation and earthworks verification.
* Assisting with quotations.

Key Requirements:

* A degree in a relevant subject
* Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)
* A keen interest in learning new skills
* A UK full driving license

An ideal candidate should have experience within:

* Project Management.
* Undertaking and supervising a range of fieldwork methods.
* Proving foundation recommendations.
* An understanding of other geotechnical hazards including slope stability, settlement and desiccation.

* Providing advice on ground conditions.

* Undertaking phase one and two contamination assessments

Application Process:

Please click the APPLY button to send your CV and Cover Letter to apply for this role.

Candidates with the relevant experience or Job Titles of; Geotechnical Engineer, Environmental Engineer, Civil Engineer, Geoenvironmental Engineer, Ground Engineering, Engineering Geologist will also be considered for this role

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