Geotechnical Engineer

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    Inverkeithing, Fife

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    Geotechnical Engineer

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    Vital Glasgow Construction

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    8 months ago

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Vital resources have been employed by a reputable and long established Specialist Geotechnical Engineering firm in the Central Belt of Scotland.

Our client is looking for an experienced Geotechnical Engineer with a background in - civil engineering, rail and power projects ideally from across the central bele.

Within the role your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Provision of technical advice to regional sites relating to contaminated land and geotechnical aspects
  • Assist with analysis and interpretation of site data for use in design
  • Producing specifications for ground investigation, piling, earthworks and monitoring etc.
  • Preparation of calculations, written reports and development of drawings
  • Visits to site as required
  • Production of engineering design solutions both at tender stage and during construction
  • Site support in a geotechnical capacity

To be considered for this position you will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Degree level qualified in Engineering Geology or Geotechnical Engineering or a related subject is essential
  • Chartership with a universally acknowledged institution such as the ICE or working towards Chartership
  • Able to demonstrate knowledge/experience in the field of geotechnics/engineering geology, including a working knowledge of Eurocode 7
  • Experience of preparing and assisting with interpretative reports for geotechnical purposes
  • Experience of working with geotechnical databases and other geotechnical software preferable
  • Experience of preparing and assisting with interpretative reports for geotechnical purposes
  • Understanding and a practical knowledge of Resivity and hydrology

For this our client is willing to offer a competitive salary along with a comprehensive package for the right person.

If you would like more information, or to apply, please call 01698 753850 or email