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Geotechnical Engineer - Tonbridge

 

Tonbridge, South West Kent, Kent

Published
02-11-2018
Job ad details
Published
02-11-2018
Expires
19-11-2018
Job ID
LJA-67355494
Job type
Permanent
Full-time
Salary level
£25,000 - £35,000  per year
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering

Our client has an immediate vacancy for an enthusiastic Geotechnical Engineer to join the established team based in their Tonbridge office.

The successful Geotechnical Engineer will be involved in a wide range of geo-environmental and geotechnical projects such as Phase 1 desk studies and Phase 2 site investigation and reporting works through to site development including remediation for a wide range of land development sites as part of planning, site acquisition and construction.

In return you get a highly competitive salary, Profit related Bonus, Pension scheme and great professional development in place.

Key responsibilities and duties will include:

  • Phase 1 Ground Condition Assessment Reports (Contaminated land) desk studies including Tier 1 qualitative risk assessment
  • Field sampling and monitoring of land gas, ground and surface waters
  • Ground investigation procurement, specification, supervision and management
  • Geo-environmental data assessment, analysis and reporting including qualitative and quantitative risk assessments using commercial models including CLEA and RTM;
  • Liaison with in-house and external clients on a wide variety of projects
  • Specification, procurement and supervision of remedial schemes

As a Geotechnical Engineer you will have a degree in either Environmental Science, Geology or Earth Sciences with modules in Geology and Maths.

The candidate will require:

  • A strong understanding of Geoenvironmental principles including soil and groundwater chemistry, and hydrogeology
  • At least 2 years' experience in a consultancy environment
  • Soil and rock logging
  • Knowledge of soil and water chemistry laboratory methods and scheduling
  • Knowledge and interest of contaminated land and remediation
  • Computer literacy in MS Office suite and ideally Holebase and CLEA analysis software
  • Enthusiastic team player willing to undertake site as well as office based work
  • Keen to learn and expand their experience
  • Good communication skills are essential to liaise with a broad range of stakeholders. Ideally the candidate is working towards Chartership of at least one professional institution. Training forms an important part of our staff progression and candidates must be willing to take on new challenges.

If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Geotechnical or Geoenvironmental Engineering please do not hesitate to contact Stephen Howells on or email .We have many more vacancies available on our website at www.penguinrecruitment.co.uk. This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.

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Job ad details
Published
02-11-2018
Expires
19-11-2018
Job ID
LJA-67355494
Jobtype
Permanent
Full-time
Salary level
£25,000 - £35,000  per year
Job sector
Mechanical/Engineering