Geotechnical Design Engineer - Glasgow

£23000 - £30000 per annum
11 Jul 2018
08 Aug 2018
Ronnie Cooke
Job Type

An exciting opportunity has become available for a dynamic and innovative Geotechnical Design Engineer to join a private multi-disciplinary consultancy based in Glasgow.

As a Geotechnical Design Engineer, you will be involved in a variety of projects, including Contaminated Land, Rail and Housing Developments. Possessing previous experience within these sectors would be beneficial, but is not essential.

Candidates are required to have a strong degree in Civil Engineering or Geotechnical Engineering and a MSc in Geotechnical Engineering, Geology or a similar relevant discipline, accompanied with design experience and a good working knowledge of Geological or Geotechnical Engineering.

The successful candidate will have experience of working within a similar consultancy, completing Geotechnical designs using relevant software, conducting ground investigations and writing technical reports.

As a Geotechnical Design Engineer, you will be expected to:

  • Have a practical, proactive approach to working
  • Be capable of working within a team and as an individual
  • Work both within an office environment and visit sites
  • Complete Desk Studies
  • Conduct and manage Site Investigations
  • Write technical reports
  • Create Geotechnical Designs using specialist software, including Foundations, Earthworks and Slope Stability
  • Communicate regularly with colleagues and clients

As this role will require the successful candidate to visit sites, candidates must have a UK drivers' licence and access to a vehicle.

This role offers a competitive salary (experience dependent) and excellent career progression opportunities.

My client is keen to interview suitable candidates as soon as possible, so if you are interested in this role and fulfil the criteria, please apply today.

If you are searching for other roles relating to Geotechnical or Geoenvironmental Engineering please do not hesitate to contact Ronnie Cooke on 01792 365 006 or email . We have many more vacancies available on our website at This is a permanent role.

Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.

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