Geotechnical Engineer

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Working for this market-leading specialist within the geotechnical site investigations for offshore renewables, offshore oil & gas, nearshore civil infrastructure, scientific research and offshore mineral exploration. Due to continued growth, we are now seeking to recruit a Geotechnical Engineer to lead and take responsibility of the geotechnical elements of their offshore projects.

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The Geotechnical Engineer job itself based onshore at our client’s office in Bristol where you will be working on projects from conception through to completion according to you level. You will take part in technical input to tenders, have client interaction on a technical level, approval of onshore laboratory testing schedules and Writing Factual, Interpretation and Engineering Reports.

The position has a combined role of offshore project fieldwork and office-based engineering and reporting. More specifically:

  • The duties assigned to the Geotechnical Engineer are varied, but will include:
  • Performance or supervision of geotechnical description and laboratory testing of soil and rock samples
  • Quality control and processing of in situ testing
  • Production of borehole logs
  • Specification of laboratory testing schedules
  • Generation of design soil profiles
  • Performance of geotechnical engineering such as bearing capacity calculations, piled foundation design, liquefaction assessment and pile driving analyses
  • Creation of engineering reports
  • Participate in any health and safety talks, meetings or training
  • Responsible for the quality of service to internal and external clients including interested parties
  • Any other duties deemed necessary, which are within the bounds of the incumbent’s competence and function

You will have

To be successful as Geotechnical Engineer, you will have the following: 

  • Degree in Geotechnical or Civil Engineering, Engineering Geology or equivalent in education and experience
  • Minimum 2-3 years experience in civil or geotechnical engineering work
  • Skilled with programming in VBA or Python Experienced with machine learning would be a plus
  • Conversant with equipment/software in use

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As Geotechnical Engineer, you will enjoy a competitive salary of £25K-£30K+Package DOE

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13 September 2021
Geo Scientist
England, Bristol

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