|Job Ref:||204556622||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Yorkshire||City:||York||Address:||Post Code:||YO1||Salary:||£22000 - £27000/annum||Post Date:||10/10/2016 17:06|
My client, a specialist UK based Engineering Consultancy who work on varied Civil, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering Projects across the UK, are searching for a Geotechnical Engineer to join their vibrant team based in York.|
This exciting role will offer candidates the opportunity to join a friendly team of experienced engineers to work on varied Geotechnical projects. The role offers excellent training and is an excellent stepping stone for career progression. It is also suitable for candidates that are keen to develop their Geotechnical design skills.
As a Geotechnical Engineer you will be responsible for completing desk studies for small and large scale projects, designing and supervising ground investigations and completing reports for ground investigation including schematic ground models and soil parameters. You will also be expected to complete foundation and retaining wall design calculations, slope stability design and analysis and slope remediation.
It is essential that applicants have;
* a strong academic background in a relevant discipline including a BSc and/or MSc in Geotechnical Engineering, Engineering Geology, Civil Engineering or Geology.
* 1 year+ experience working for a UK based Consultancy where you have gained a good understanding of geomechanical principles and their applications including: soil mechanics and foundation design, rock mechanics and rock mass behaviour, slope stability and slope remediation and groundwater behaviour.
* Familiarity with UK standards and or Eurocodes.
* Experience working in a design environment.
My client offers specialist training and a competitive salary and benefits package including Pension and Bonus Scheme. They will also support you to become Chartered.
If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Geotechnical and Geo-Environmental Engineering then please do not hesitate to contact Ellie Thomas on (Apply online only) or. We have many more vacancies available on our website at (url removed). This is a permanent role.
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