Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Senior Geotechnical Engineer


£35-50k DOE

A thriving multi-office, multi-disciplinary consultancy are seeking a Senior 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 Senior Geotechnical Engineer

  • A minimum of 7 years post graduate experience within the ground engineering sector.
  • The ability to manage and check work being undertaken by less experienced staff.
  • A proficiency in the preparation of Preliminary Sources Studies (desk studies).
  • A thorough understanding of geological, geomorphological, and geo-environmental processes.
  • Ability to scope well considered intrusive investigations.
  • Well-developed ground modelling skills.
  • The ability to present work pictorially, both in plan and section using GIS and CAD.
  • An ability to liaise effectively with specialist contractors, clients, regulators, and other stakeholders.
  • Good knowledge of soil and rock mechanics, and groundwater control.
  • Good knowledge of earthworks and ground improvement techniques.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • At least 4 years’ experience in the preparation of interpretive ground engineering reports.
  • Experience in the design of foundations (ULS and SLS).
  • Experience in the use of specialist analytical geotechnical software (slope stability, settlement, soil strengthening, anchoring etc).

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!