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Geotechnical Engineer

  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: Engineer
  • Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance + Pension + Health + Bonus
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: SEJ60_1557214269
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Job description

My client is a large main contractor who deliver building, infrastructure and civil engineering projects. They are looking to appoint a Geotechnical Engineer to support on site in project delivery and also offer expertise at the pre-construction stage of a project.

This is an exciting and new opportunity for you to apply your Geotechnical skill whilst working for a main contracting business.

You will be working with the site delivery teams to determine and maintain common objectives and to ensure work undertaken is appropriate and in accordance with project priorities. You will undertake site visits to plan, monitor and inspect foundation and geotechnical works.

You manage the correspondence, process and work flow of all matters relating to geotechnical aspects of a project.

Projects likely to include, but not limited to:
  • Piled foundations
  • Concrete spread foundations
  • Piling/working platforms
  • Slope stability assessments
  • Ground and rock anchors
  • Helical anchors
  • Retaining walls
  • Temporary works
  • Earthworks

  • Degree in Civil Engineering/ Geotechnical Engineering
  • Experience in geotechnical design
  • Experience of using specialist design software
  • Working knowledge of structural engineering
  • Experience in ground investigation
  • Understanding of EC7 and CIRIA + BRE documents relating to piling