Geo Technical 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.

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.

Accountabilities:

·Confident and knowledgeable of ground investigation techniques
·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.
·Responsible for 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.
·Act as a Site Agent or a support role, supervising multiple activities and staff for short and longer term projects.
·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.
·Managing and collating site data using company software systems.
·Assist in the compilation of monthly financial project accounts.
·Be able to write factual reports.
·Carry out work in accordance with company Health and Safety rules.

Knowledge / Experience:

·3 – 5 years relevant site and industry experience.
·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
·Member of a professional body and working towards Chartered status
·Computer literate and competent in use of MS Office to create spreadsheets and documents for effective reporting, communication and record keeping.
·Full UK Driving License

The salary for this role is £22,000 to £26,000 per annum dependant on experience with excellent benefit programmes available.

This role is commutable from Ellesmere port, Chester and Wrexham