Graduate Geotechnical Engineer

W5 Resourcing Associates
20000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP25000/annum
11 Oct 2019
08 Nov 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Graduate Geotechnical Engineer - West Midlands

Our clients are a leading Geotechnical & Geo-Environmental engineering company providing both consultancy and contractor services to a wide range of clients throughout the Midlands. As they continue to expand, they are now looking to recruit a Graduate Geotechnical Engineer to join their team in the West Midlands.

The Graduate Geotechnical Engineer role:
The successful candidate will be qualified with an Engineering Geology or Civil Engineering related degree and looking to develop their career in the geotechnical sector. An awareness and understanding of contaminated land issues, remediation and planning would also be advantageous. Any post-graduation relevant experience will also be beneficial.


* Managing or assisting in the management of a variety of geotechnical projects for both external clients and internal teams

* Providing technical support at all stages of assigned projects and assisting in controlling project costs and programme

* Soil and rock logging to current geotechnical standards, including laboratory scheduling

* Geotechnical and contamination interpretation and data analysis

* Preparing technical notes, drawings and reports (depending on experience)

* Collating and analysing technical data

* Assisting in the preparation of Contract documents, H&S Documents and specifications

* Supervising Ground Investigation, remediation, earthworks, and geotechnical remedial works


* BSc/BEng degree level qualified in Civil Engineer or Engineering Geology or a related subject essential

* MSc in Engineering Geology/Geotechnical Engineering or Civil Engineering related subjects preferable but not essential

* Awareness and understanding of Ground Investigation Techniques, Insitu testing, Instrumentation, soil logging, earthworks, laboratory testing and interpreting results with working good knowledge of geotechnical and environmental guidance, BS10175

* Excellent verbal and written communication skill

* Prepared to work as part of a team or as an individual

* Full UK driving licence

In Return:

* GBP20,000 - GBP25,000 salary

* Excellent training and career progression prospects with committed support along the pathway to Chartership

* Contributory pension scheme

* Free life assurance cover

* Flexible benefits programme

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