Geotechnical Engineer

Geotechnical Engineer - Hertfordshire

Ref: 452Tuesday 6 July 2021

£25,000 - £35,000

Geotechnical Engineer – Hertfordshire

We are working with a growing Geotechnical Engineering consultancy who are looking for an ambitious Geotechnical Engineer to join their team as they enter an exciting stage of growth within the business.

They are looking for a Geotechnical Engineer with a minimum of 2 years’ experience to combine both office and site-based work, be flexible in their approach to complete tasks in a timely manner and build good working relationships with clients.



- Minimum of 2 years’ experience for a ground investigation contractor or site biased consultancy

- BSc or BEng degree level qualified in Geology, Engineering Geology or Civil Engineering

- Ideally an MSc in Soil Mechanics, Engineering Geology, Geotechnical Engineering or related subject

- Ideally working towards Chartered Geologist (CGeol) or Civil Engineering (CEng) status

- Experience in organising and undertaking ground investigations

- Must be able to log competently to the relevant British Standards

- Must be able to undertake soakaway tests in trial pits and boreholes and other types of in-situ site work

- Must be knowledgeable in sampling protocols both from a geotechnical and geo-environmental standpoint

- Must have experience in using appropriate software to produce borehole logs

- Experience in preparing Phase 1 desk studies and Phase 2 reports

- Excellent interpersonal skills (both verbal and written) as client relationships are key

- Must be willing to get involved in geotechnical design

- Full UK driving licence


In Return:

- £25,000 - £35,000 salary depending on experience

- Excellent development opportunity to progress your career

- Non-contributory pension scheme

- 25 days annual leave