Graduate Geotechnical Engineer - Durham

Posted by Penguin Recruitment 08/12/2020

Durham, County Durham
£18,000 - £24,000/annum
Penguin Recruitment

Graduate Geotechnical Engineer - Durham- £negotiable

This client is a well-established, award winning consultancy with multiple offices across the UK and considered to have the largest geotechnical and contaminated land departments in the country.

My client has a large portfolio of clients from: residential, rail, construction, energy and building restoration and are now looking for a Junior Geotechincal Engineer to carry on the good work and join their team in Durham.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Completing both field and office based projects to a high standard
  • Supervision of ground investigation crews, including cable percussion, rotary, and window sampling crews
  • Trial pitting
  • Logging of soil and rock to BS5930
  • Groundwater and gas monitoring
  • Assistance in the preparation of Factual and Interpretive Reports
  • Reporting to more senior staff members

Needed qualifications and experience:

  • Relevant in degree e.g Geology
  • Relevant MSc
  • Ability to work as a team player with good communication skills
  • Excellent report writing skills with a keen eye for detail and accuracy
  • Ability to travel to different sites
  • Demonstrated a previous interest in working in the engineering sector
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint

If this position sounds of interest, please contact Beth Cook at Penguin Recruitment on: (phone number removed) for a confidential chat or alternatively, you can send a copy of your CV to: (url removed).

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