Principal Geotechnical Engineer

Principal Geotechnical Engineer

Plymouth/Bristol/Cardiff/Winchester

Salary DOE

A thriving multi-office, multi-disciplinary consultancy are seeking a Principal Geotechnical Engineer who can be based in any of their offices across the South West/South Wales although roles are hybrid. Fundamentally looking for a good geotechnical design engineer, the successful candidate would form part of a small experienced team, reporting to the head of geotechnical engineering based in the Bristol office.

What you’ll bring to your new role as Principal Engineering Geologist/Geotechnical Engineer

  • A minimum of 10 years post graduate experience within the ground engineering sector.
  • Experience in leading projects and representing your company in Design Team Meetings.
  • The ability to manage and check work being undertaken by less experienced staff.
  • Experience in costing and quoting for professional services.
  • Competent in the design of foundations (ULS and SLS).
  • Experience in the assessment and specification of ground improvement.
  • Experienced in the design of earthworks, the assessment settlement, and slopes, using specialist analytical geotechnical software.
  • Experience in the design of soil retaining structures / ground reinforcement.
  • Proficient in the preparation of technically accurate interpretive GIR’s, GDR’s and GFR’s.
  • Presentation of work to the highest standards.
  • Sound commercial and contractual judgement

With a total of 80 or so staff, this is a solid, successful, down to earth consultancy where you can keep your name and not be a number!

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer;

  • 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Flexible working hours
  • Hybrid working
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme.
  • Generous employer pension contribution.
  • Plus more…

Apply Online or call Steve Halliday to discuss further!