Graduate Geotechnical Engineer

Location: Luton, Bedfordshire, England

£23k - 40k per year

Newstaff Employment Services are recruiting for a Graduate Geotechnical Engineer to join a dynamic, progressive company.

Reporting to the Technical Director you will be accountable for carrying out a wide range of ground engineering elements, covering ground improvement, foundation design and retaining structure design.

The Role:

  • Production of Geotechnical design at tender stage to client requirements
  • Advising & working closely with structural engineers to achieve the most economical foundation solutions based upon site specific ground conditions
  • Assessing of site conditions, i.e ground/gas contaminants, potential for heave etc…
  • Preparation of calculations, written reports and checking of drawings
  • Advising of site investigation brief to meet our design requirements
  • Assisting with appointing and carrying out site investigation relevant to our proposals
  • Visits to site as required
  • Supporting Senior Engineers

Personal Attributes: 

  • Passion for Geotechnics
  • Degree or greater in Geotechnics or another related field
  • Happy to work within the fast-paced environment of subcontracting
  • Strong technical writing skills
  • Strong numerical modelling skills
  • Ability to demonstrate critical thinking skills
  • Passion for customer service
  • Excellent inter-personal skills
  • Team player
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail with an ability to prioritise
  • Strong IT skills, especially in excel
  • Confident communicator
  • Dynamic
  • Self-motivated with a desire for continual learning and improvement
  • Full driving licence (UK)

Salary: £23,000 pa to £40,000 pa – negotiable depending on skills and experience + 20 days holiday + Bank Holdays + professional fees paid by company 

Interested?  Please call Anne Marie on 01727 864777 or email CV ASAP to annemarie.harrington@newstaffemployment.co.uk

 

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  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • County: Bedfordshire
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