Senior - Associate Geotechnical Engineer -

Calibre Search
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£40000 - £60000 per annum + Health care, car allowance
19 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Are you looking to challenge yourself? Are you looking to make the step up to the next level? Our client is looking for an experienced Geotechnical Engineer to join their specialist group in Newcastle. This is an exciting opportunity to work on some of the most innovative projects in the UK and worldwide. You will be working closely within a multi-disciplinary practice (with close reference to their Civil and Structural Engineering teams), providing specialist consultancy input on projects across all sectors including Healthcare and Residential ` In this wide ranging role, you will assume a position of responsibility coordinating the production of detailed geotechnical calculations and analysis, lead site investigations and risk assessments, and oversee geotechnical design (shallow strips/pads, piled foundations, slope stability, retaining structures), specification and procurement. You will also provide input to Phase I and II land quality risk assessments. The candidate: - You will be a Chartered engineer - You will have a BSc degree (or equivalent) in Geology or other relevant Earth Science - You will ideally have an MSc post graduate qualification in Geotechnical or Engineering Geology - You will have an extensive experience across a broad range of geotechnical engineering work - You will be fully conversant with principles of soil and rock mechanics and hydrogeology in accordance with Eurocode 7. - You will have an understanding of geoenvironmental issues, including, contaminated land regulations would be useful but not essential On offer here is a very competitive salary plus an unrivaled bonus package. For a confidential discussion please contact Simon Wake at Calibre Search. Calibre Search promotes equality in the workplace and acts as both an employment agency and employment business. This job was originally posted as