Senior Geotechnical Engineer

England, Surrey
£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Sophie Potts
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Geotechnical Engineer vacancy in Surrey working for a leading independent ground investigation company

Your new company
This company is an award winning Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Consultancy based in Surrey. They are at the forefront of the industry providing services to a diverse range of sectors which means you will gain variation in the projects you work on and the a great chance to improve your knowledge and skills. They also believe in contributing to the wider technical community, sharing knowledge and experience through contributions to design guides and manuals and CPD lectures, and presenting bespoke training courses on such diverse issues as ICoP declarations and the implementation of the European Code on Geotechnics, EC 7.

This business is divided across four offices across the UK employing 60+ staff.

Your new role
You will be based in the Head office of this growing company and be part of the Geotechnical team that provides Geotechnical solutions including investigation and design of piling, foundations, piled walls and retaining walls etc. This position has great career opportunity in line with the companies growth and progression through the geotechnical industry.

What you'll need to succeed

The attributes to successfully fulfil this role are:
 Competent in piling, piled walls, foundation and retaining wall design, temporary works, soil nails, ground anchors and the planning, implementation and interpretation of site investigations.
 Experience in delivering detailed design engineering solutions, drawings and specifications in slope stability, earthworks, basements, deep excavations and retaining structures.
 Able to work in collaboration with other engineering disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design.
 Ability to communicate effectively with clients and gain a good understanding of their sector to foster effective and enduring relationships.
 Ability to manage a challenging workload.
 A team player with a mature approach including first class inter-personal skills

 A degree (minimum 2:1) in civil engineering.
 Around 5 -10 years' relevant experience of working on geotechnical projects in the UK.
 A Chartered Member of the Institute of Civil Engineers or appropriate professional body.

What you'll get in return
In return you will gain a competitive salary to be discussed with individuals, Company pension scheme, Death in service cover, payment of professional subscriptions and and flexible working arrangements,.

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