Geotechnical Engineer – Slough

Geotechnical Engineer – Slough

  • Post Date:12th November 2018
  • Apply Before: 17th December 2018
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Job Description

Geotechnical Engineer – Slough

  • Permanent
  • Berkshire

Our client, well-established Geotechnical and Geo-Environmental Consultancy ,have a unique opportunity for a Graduate Geo-Environmental/ Geotechnicall Engineer to join their team based in their Slough office!

Due to continued success and expansion, our client, a prestigious and well known Environmental Consultancy have a rare opportunity for a Graduate Geo-Environmental Engineer to join the team and the ability to move forward with your career.

Upon joining the team you will be happy to spend a significant proportion of their time managing site investigation work:

* undertaking preliminary risk assessments (phase 1 desk studies) and intrusive site investigations at locations across the UK

* managing fieldwork activities, including the collating of site data

* managing clients, engineers and subcontractors

* organising and managing projects in the following sectors: house builders, commercial property developers, public sector bodies, manufacturing and industrial

* undertaking project management duties, including assisting with the preparation of preparing health and safety documentation before and during any site works

* scheduling analysis of soil and water samples and writing factual reports

The successful Graduate Geotechnical Engineer will hold:

* BSc degree level qualified in geology/civil engineering or a related environmental subject essential

* A good knowledge of the principal soil and rock strata encountered in the UK

* Familiarity with and be able to interpret geological maps and published geological data

* A basic understanding of water, ground and soil gas monitoring techniques

* Ability to follow instruction, be self-motivated, exhibit a proactive approach, and work well within a team environment.

* Excellent written and oral skill

* Full, clean UK driving licence essential

In return, you will receive a competitive salary with benefits, great professional development in place within a well-established consultancy.