Geotechnical Engineer

Geotechnical Engineer - Cambridgeshire

Ref: 356Sunday 5 September 2021

£28,000 - £32,000

Geotechnical Engineer – Cambridge

Our clients are a multi-disciplinary engineering and surveying consultancy with multiple offices throughout the UK. As they continue to expand, they are now looking to recruit a Geotechnical Engineer to join their Cambridge office.

You will be responsible for delivering projects from inception to completion whilst mentoring, managing and developing graduate engineers.

Responsibilities to include:

  • Design and organisation of geotechnical and geo-environmental ground investigations
  • Deliver technical interpretive reports assisting clients and structural/civil engineers on foundations, retaining walls, earthworks and contamination issues
  • Desk studies and development of remediation proposals
  • Checking logs and schedule testing
  • Preparing fee quotations
  • Ability to demonstrate experience of project managing all aspects of site investigation projects and begin to manage junior staff
  • Begin to assist with marketing and business development


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Geology, Civil Engineering or similar subject
  • MEng or Masters in a Geotechnics or Environmental based course is desirable
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a Geotechnical Engineer role
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Be dedicated to the delivery of projects and the development of the team and business as a whole
  • Be planned and organised in your approach to work and meeting deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
  • Full UK Driving Licence

In Return:

  • £28,000 - £32,000 DOE
  • Ongoing training and CPD
  • Excellent progression opportunities