Graduate Geoenvironmental/Geotechnical Engineer

Peritus Green
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£22,000 - £25,000
08 Oct 2016
29 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our Client a rapidly growing multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy, have an exciting opportunity based in their Newcastle office.  The role is for a junior geo-environmental consultant to support the existing team within a rapidly growing team working on a diverse project portfolio across various industry sectors. The ideal candidate would have a good first degree in geology, earth sciences, civil engineering or similar and preferably a relevant post-graduate qualification (e.g. engineering geology, geotechnical engineering, soil mechanics, contaminated land or similar). Ideally you will have experience (1-2 years) in a contracting or consultancy environment.  But more importantly you will be a self-starter with drive and ambition and a willingness to learn from a technically excellent team of senior engineers. Key responsibilities and accountabilities: Plan and undertake geotechnical and geo-environmental ground investigations around the UK Undertake inspection/supervision activities Soil logging to BS5930 Scheduling laboratory tests and report writing Assist with the delivery of small projects or a small program of work with guidance but minimal supervision Work in accordance with systems and procedures, including those relating to Health & Safety, project & risk management The right candidate will benefit from working within a supportive and lively working environment headed by a very experienced management team. A competitive and flexible remuneration package, with excellent potential for personal growth are on offer. As is excellent career development within a successful, progressive, expanding company. Training and development support and sponsorship of professional membership will be provided. REF:ENV267