Senior Geotechnical Design Engineer – Temporary Position
Remedy Geotechnics is seeking an experienced Senior Geotechnical Design Engineer to provide maternity cover. The position will start at the mid/end of January 2020 and will last for between six to nine months (with a possibility of a longer term appointment).
Job Title: Senior Geotechnical Design Engineer
Purpose of Job: Carry out geotechnical design work
Reporting to: Managing Director – Derek Egan &/or Technical Director Dan Simpson
Who works for the employee: Graduate geotechnical engineer
Location: Daventry, Northamptonshire/or Harrogate, Yorkshire
Salary: £32,000 – £40,000 depending on experience
The responsibilities of the job will be as follows:
Reporting to a senior Director the successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual who relishes solving engineering challenges in a fast-paced construction focussed consulting environment. Daily tasks will centre around:-
- Manging and carrying out project geotechnical design work from assessment of geotechnical information through to production of detailed design calculations and reports.
- Liaising with clients to facilitate efficient execution of project work.
- Continually operating in line with Remedy Geotechnical Ltd’s values.
- Geotechnical design
- Client liaison
- Completing geotechnical commissions to time and budget.
Internal: Company Staff
Possible developments of the job:
Currently this is a temporary position but if our projected workload increases then there might be a possibility for the role to become permanent. It is emphasised, though, that in the first instance this is a temporary role.
A strong track record of interpreting and analysing ground investigation and laboratory data to obtain geotechnical design parameters. A strong geotechnical analytical capability in the design of piles, embedded retaining walls, earthworks (unreinforced and reinforced) and slope retention (soil nailing, ground anchoring).
Will probably posses
A good civil engineering or engineering geology degree plus an MSc in geotechnical engineering. A strong knowledge of fundamental soil mechanics principles and a demonstrable analytical ability in geotechnical engineering design.
A track record in the use of standard geotechnical design software.
A passion for geotechnics.
Dependent on skills and nature of experience offered but may suit 3 to 5 years
An open and collaborative working style.
Flexibility to fulfil various roles as may sometimes be required for the benefit of the team.
Good sense of humour.
Clean driving license & car.
Working hrs: 37.5hrs per week.
Please send CV to firstname.lastname@example.org