Senior Geotechnical Engineer/Engineering Geologist

South Wales
£27000 - £35000/annum + Package
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
The Role:

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Senior Geotechnical Engineer or Engineering Geologist to join my client, one of the UK's leading multi-disciplinary consultancies on a permanent basis. The Senior Geotechnical Engineer or Engineering Geologist will be joining a well established team of professionals in South Wales.


- Design, management, supervision of geotechnical and geo-environmental assignments including desk studies, ground investigations, human health, groundwater and gas risk assessments and preparation of remediation method statements.
- Provide clients with geotechnical and geo-environmental advice and assistance on an ad hoc basis.
- Negotiate and liaise with relevant regulatory authorities (NHBC, EA, LA etc.) as necessary.
- Assist with the day to day operational management of your team's workload including staff scheduling and co-ordination of resources in conjunction with the your reporting structure.
- Provide guidance to less senior members of the team.


- BEng/BSc in Geology desirable however will consider other higher technical qualification in a relevant sector (Civil Engineering, Environmental Science etc.) Ideally you will or will be working to Chartered Engineer/Geologist level.
- Minimum 5 years post qualification experience gained in ground investigation, interpretation and reporting.
- Experience of MS Excel, AutoCAD and geotechnical assessment and modelling.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills with good analysis and technical capability in MS Word.
- Experience working in a similar role.
- Strong working knowledge of appropriate British Standards, Eurocodes, Industry Guidance and NHBC Standards.

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