Graduate Geotechnical Engineer

  • Full Time
  • Leeds

Our clients are a long established leader in the UK Geotechnical Sector. Delivering both Ground Investigation and Drill and Grout services from three bases across the country, they are capable of undertaking a wide range of investigative and remediation techniques.

They are expanding their busy Operations team, and are looking for Graduate Engineering Geologists to join them, working on a range of projects within the field of Site Investigation and ground stabilisation engineering. Knowledge of UK geology is essential.

This is an exciting opportunity for those with an interest in UK geology who are looking for a challenge and the opportunity to increase knowledge and responsibility.

Working in a fast paced, varied role, you will be required to support the day to day operational site control of contracts of varying sizes within the UK, focusing on safety, quality, productivity, cost control, performance to programme and customer service.

You will assist with fieldwork activities, including the preparation of health and safety documentation before and during any site works, together with collating of data, and scheduling the analysis of soil and water samples, along with report writing.

You will need to have a basic commercial awareness, and a desire to learn.

Excellent communication skills are a must, as you will be assisting with managing clients, engineers and subcontractors.

You will need a degree level qualification in geology or civil engineering, together with good attention to detail and the ability to work both as part of a team and alone.

Our clients have vacancies based on site, with links to their North Lanarkshire, Surrey and Leeds regional office’s, with travel to sites across the UK, so a full UK driving licence and willingness to work on sites is essential.

In return, they offer a competitive salary and benefits package, which includes a contributory pension scheme, private medical cover, life assurance, and flexible benefits such as additional holiday purchase.

They also offer training and development opportunities, including support through the Pathway to Chartership.

Locations: Surrey, North Lanarkshire and Leeds

Salary: £21,000 to 24,000 depending on candidate and experience

Our clients are a fantastic company to work for and have great in house expertise who offer knowledge, mentoring and training.If this sounds like the right role for you, send you CV today.