Geotechnical Consultant with Design - near East Kilbride

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

My client, a private multi-disciplinary consultancy is seeking an enthusiastic Geotechnical Consultant to join their team, based near East Kilbride.

This exciting role will enable the successful candidate to be involved in a variety of projects, including Contaminated Land, Rail and Housing Developments. Possessing previous experience within these sectors would be advantageous, but is not essential.

To be considered for this role, candidates must have a strong understanding of Geotechnical and Earthworks projects including embankments, tunnelling, refurbishments and retaining walls.

Candidates are required to have a strong degree in Geotechnical or Civil Engineering or Geology and a MSc in Geotechnical Engineering, Geology or a similar relevant discipline, accompanied with vast design experience and a thorough working knowledge of 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 Consultant, your responsibilities will include:

  • Having a practical, proactive approach to working
  • Working within a team and as an individual
  • Attending sites and working within an office environment
  • Completing Desk Studies
  • Conducting and managing Site Investigations
  • Compiling technical reports
  • Creating Geotechnical Designs using specialist software, including Foundations, Earthworks and Slope Stability
  • Benig capable of communicate effectively 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. 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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