Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Posted over 2 years ago
Location West Midlands
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Salary Negotiable
Sector Construction / Civil Engineering, Consultancy, Engineering, EIA
Posted over 2 years ago
Apply by Thursday, 28 May 2015
Our client is a multidisciplinary Engineering, Environmental and Mining consultancy with a great history and a reputation for high quality service, both in the UK and Internationally. Whether your project is under, on or above the ground, they can assemble the right team to provide you with the technical expertise and knowledge you need to help you make it a complete success.  An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the West Midlands office as a Senior Geotechnical Engineer.  As Senior Geotechnical Engineer you will form part of a small specialist team reporting to the Regional Director providing specialist ground engineering and geotechnical analysis, design and contracts services to Client's in the region and across the UK working mainly on brownfield and redevelopment schemes.  The role will be to carry out and assist with desk studies, site investigations, geotechnical analysis, design of geotechnical works, preparation of specifications and contracts, contract supervision and administration, and provision of technical support to project teams. Essential Requirements First degree in Engineering Geology or Civil Engineering or related discipline. 5 to 10 years practical experience in ground/civil engineering including experience of geotechnical engineering. Desirable Requirements Post graduate qualification in geotechnical subject or equivalent. Experience of geotechnical analysis for a range of structures and projects, including experience of finite element or finite difference modelling. Experience of preparation of contract documents and contract administration for civil/administration for civil/geotechnical engineering projects, including NEC contracts. Chartered status of an appropriate learned institution.   In return for commitment, inspiration and contributing to the future and success of the company our client offers excellent career prospects in a supportive working environment with no restrictions on how far you can progress.  You will receive a competitive salary package and on-going career support and development. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.