Latest Jobs

Principal OLE Design Engineer Civil / Structural, Electrical circa £50-52 ph (Limited) Principal OLE Design Engineer Job description: Design work on Overhead Contact Systems for Con...
Principal Track Design Engineer Civil / Structural £50-52 ph (Limited) Principal Track Design Engineer Job description: High Speed track design experience ideally....
Principal Bridge Engineer Civil / Structural circa £50-52 ph (Limited) Principal Bridge Engineer Ideally High Speed experience although will also be working on highways...
Architectural Technician - Revit Architectural £Neg Architectural Technician - Revit Office based role (Aldgate, City of London) Ideal Candidate:...
Architect Architectural £Neg Architect Office based role (Aldgate, City of London) Ideal Candidate: • Minimum of 4 year...
Geotechnical Engineer (Principal to Associate level) Civil / Structural Up to £68 ph Principal to Associate level Geotechnical Engineer Role accountabilities: · Managing proj...
Tekla literate RC detailer Other Disciplines up to £70 ph Tekla literate RC detailer required to work on a nuclear project Ideal candidate: *Must be liter...

Geotechnical Engineer (Principal to Associate level)

Employment Type:
Civil / Structural
Grade / Seniority Level:
Engineer, Other Grade/Seniority
Up to £68 ph
Job Ref:

Principal to Associate level Geotechnical Engineer

Role accountabilities:

· Managing projects or components of projects, taking responsibility for own resource and
potentially resource allocation of others, managing subcontractors, quality assurance and client
feedback and ensuring effective communication of any changes/modifications.

· Carrying out a range of project activities to support the development and implementation of
engineering solutions and make technical decisions within scope of the role.

· Independently drive routine projects and non-routine tasks without guidance.

· Participating in the resolution of technical issues during design meetings.

· Collaborating with other design disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design.

· Ensuring compliance of deliverables for which you have responsibility, including drawings,
reports, specifications and studies with project requirements.

· Preparing job proposals and tenders to support the business.

· Preparing and checking technical reports such as Desk Study Reports, GIRs and GDRs.

· Enhancing team’s reputation by delivering high quality work on time and budget.

· Commercial input to projects (contract, invoicing, debt management, client management etc)
relating to projects for which responsible.

· Liaising with the Project Director or Manager and the Client.

· Building and maintaining relationships with clients on projects.

· Leading by example to achieve sector goals and championing quality and innovation.

· Preparing and checking geotechnical calculations, drawings, specifications, reports and other
project deliverables as required in line with company and client requirements as well as national
standards and codes of practice.

· Complying with relevant H & S regulations and promoting a culture of awareness within the team.

Qualifications & Experience:
· BEng in Civil Engineering with a geotechnical bias
· MSc / MEng in Geotechnical Engineering or similar
· Chartered Professional (CEng/ CGeol)

Essential Experience & Competencies:

· Well-rounded geotechnical design experience including foundations (shallow foundation and
piles), retaining walls and slope stability assessments.

· Proven experience acting as a senior / principal geotechnical engineer with substantial

· Post-graduate experience in most aspects of projects, including planning, supervising and
design, together with examples of applying standards and technical knowledge in projects.

· Earthworks design, specification and implementation.

· Experience in ground investigation design and implementation.

· Experience in the use of routine geotechnical design programs such as VDISP/PDISP, WALLAP,

· Good motivational and people management skills with an ability to influence staff and clients
particularly regarding technical issues.

· Experience and understanding of the needs and approaches to engineering consultancy and
design markets, including relationships with clients, work planning and commercial management.

· Excellent report writing skills with the ability to self-check and produce accurate deliverables.

· Fle

Contact Details:
Tel: 020 7491 4491
Contact: Office

Return to search results

Latest Job Listings