Geo-Environmental Engineer

Geo-Environmental Engineer - Central Scotland, Scotland

Ref: 84Tuesday 6 April 2021

£21,000 - £25,000

Geo-Environmental Engineer – Glasgow


We’re currently working with a leading Geotechnical & Environmental Ground Investigation specialist who are looking to recruit a Geo-Environmental Engineer to join their Glasgow office.


The role will involve assisting with the delivery of site investigation projects throughout Central Scotland. Responsibilities to include:

- Site walkovers and attendance at pre-start meetings

- Support the preparation of construction phase plans, incorporating RAMS

- Support the preparation of environmental management plans

- Read, understand and ensure compliance with project start-up information packs

- Organisation, implementation and supervision of the site work phase including all SHEQ components and compliance with all in-house procedures and audits

- Undertake accurate soil, rock core and trial pit sampling and logging, including compilation of typed engineer’s logs and completion of chain of custodies

- Undertake (or supervise) in situ testing (e.g. hand vanes, DCP, soakaways)

- Technical report writing

- Post-fieldwork monitoring and surveying

- Monitor staff competency on site



- Minimum of 1 years’ experience in a similar role

- BSc in Geology, Earth Sciences or similar subject

- Experience managing site investigation from start to finish

- Excellent communication and team working skills

- Strong site supervision experience

- Strong technical report writing skills

- Full UK driving licence


In return:

- Circa £20,000 - £26,000 salary

- Flexible benefits package

- Genuine progression prospects