Geotechnical Designer.Location Luton: Some flexible working availableMy client a specialist ground engineering contractor are looking to add an experienced Geotechnical Designer to their team.Salary: DOE25 Days holidayFlexible working hours:Personal Qualities and Experience: * Degree level education or equivalent with formal training in civil engineering and/or geotechnical engineering;
* Chartered Engineer preferred with either the ICE or Geol Soc;
* Strong, proven post-graduate experience in the Geotechnical - civil engineering industry;
* Proven experience of the design of ground engineering works;
* Strong, proven experience of design of civil or geotechnical engineering works;
* IT Literate (Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, CAD);
* Extensive experience of geotechnical design;
Key Tasks and ResponsibilitiesCarry out all work so as to take into account own safety and the safety of othersProvide clients with the best technical solutionsAssist in the specification of all aspects of site investigation works and oversee the chosen contractors workClosely interpret borehole information and derive the appropriate short term and long term design parametersCarry out mini pile, small and large diameter bearing pile and retaining wall designs for Geotechnical contractorsUndertake slope stability calculationsAssist and check designs produced by the teamDrawing and detailing using AutoCADAttend design handover meetings with contractors and communicate all requirements as per the latest CDM regulationsPrepare and present articles and papers on technical issuesUndertake technical audits on siteContribute to ideas and actions in order to provide a greater range of geotechnical services.
Together with the Geotechnical Associate/Director, actively engage clients and pursue all avenues for growth of the company geotechnical services.
If you have previous experience of working as a geotechnical designer and you are looking for a company that really does put its employees’ first then please apply below.
All suitable candidates will be contacted for an initial conversation
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