Assistant/Grad Geotechnical Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Deeside

Reporting to a Project Manager, the successful applicant will be joining an experienced and enthusiastic GI Operations team and will be responsible for delivering ground investigation and geotechnical services to our wide ranging client base across the UK.The role is primarily site based with overnight stays should the site not be commutable,

Our clients work in a wide range of sectors including major infrastructure for highways and rail, nuclear, new build, onshore and offshore energy and environmental.Training for graduates will be provided.

Accountabilities:

·Confident and knowledgeable of ground investigation techniques
·Help prepare Health & Safety documentation prior to and during the site works phase, as well as assisting with the managing the Health & Safety of operatives and promoting a safe working environment.
·Assisting with the planning, supervision and programming of Ground Investigation projects at locations throughout the United Kingdom.
·Logging of Soil and Rock in accordance with the specification and BS5930:2015.
·Keeping accurate field records of tasks performed.
·Performing in-situ testing and sampling in accordance with the specification and current technical standards.
·Liaise with Clients / Engineers / Main Contractors throughout the site works phase.
·Post site work visits to undertake monitoring.
·Managing and collating site data using company software systems.
·Be able to compile factual reports.
·Carry out work in accordance with company Health and Safety rules.

Essential Knowledge / Experience:

·1 year relevant site and industry experience is preferable
·Excellent awareness of GI specifications, procedures, techniques, standards and codes of practice
·Knowledge of HoleBASE SI and AGS 4 data

Skills/Qualifications/Abilities:

·Qualified to degree level in a geotechnical discipline
·Full UK Driving Licence
·Computer literate and competent in use of MS Office to create spreadsheets and documents for effective reporting, communication and record keeping.

The salary for this role is £18,000 to £22,000 per annum dependant on experience with excellent benefit programmes available.

This role is commutable from Ellesmere port, Chester and Wrexham