Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer

Location : Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England
Job Ref : MS97
Consultant : Molly Smith
Sector : Engineering, Manufacturing
Salary : £30k - 50k per year + DOE

Description

MS97 – Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer

Location: Sheffield

Salary: £30,000 – £50,000 DOE per annum 

Overview: First Military Recruitment are currently seeking a Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer on behalf of one of our clients.

This role will involve the environmental and geotechnical investigation of land for future development. The candidate should have a minimum of five years’ experience working in site investigation and report writing in relation to the development of land.

Applications from ex-military personnel are encouraged but all applications will be given due consideration.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Visiting sites to carry out, inspect and/or supervise trial pitting, soak-away testing, supervising borehole investigations, verification of capping etc.
  • Supervision of construction works which may include inspecting foundations, drilling and grouting of mine workings, earthworks or remediation of contaminated sites.
  • Preparing Phase 1 and 2 geotechnical and geo-environmental site investigation reports.
  • Preparing coal mining risk assessments, earthworks strategies, verification reports etc.
  • Liaising with clients, regulators, site staff and other staff within the company.
  • Advising on geotechnical parameters for foundation design, slope stability etc.
  • Carrying out detailed quantitative risk assessments.
  • Supporting and mentoring our Graduate Engineers.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • We are looking for our ideal candidate to have a strong Degree or Masters in Geology, Geography or Civil Engineering.
  • Be working towards their professional development with the Geological Society, Institution of Civil Engineers, or similar professional body.
  • The candidate should have a minimum of five years’ experience working in site investigation and report writing in relation to the development of land.
  • Experience of working within an engineering consultancy environment would also be desirable but not essential.
  • A full driving licence is essential. The candidate must have a car for work purposes to which appropriate mileage will be paid to accommodate maintenance costs.

Location: Sheffield

Salary: £30,000 – £50,000 per annum 

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