Geotechnical Engineer

Posted over 2 years ago
Location Devon
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Sector Construction / Civil Engineering, Consultancy, Engineering, EIA
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Saturday, 28 February 2015
Our client is one of the UK's leading firms of consulting engineers, with major operations throughout Europe, the Middle East and Asia. They have grown into a worldwide organisation, bringing innovative solutions to international clients, offering multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy services spanning the whole of the construction industry. Our client is looking for an experienced geotechnical engineer in Devon with good interpretative reporting and geotechnical design skills. Duties will include design and management of ground investigations, preparation of desk studies and interpretative reporting, problem solving and geotechnical design for foundations, earthworks, retaining walls and slope stability Academic requirements: degree qualified in civil engineering, geotechnical engineering or engineering geology, or degree qualified in geology with MSc in geotechnical engineering. Professional requirements: Working towards Chartered Engineer or Geologist status Work experience: min. 3 years relevant experience, primarily within a consultancy role, although some contracting experience beneficial. Experience of water industry work, South West England geology and ground conditions are desirable.