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Senior Geotechnical Engineer

  • £45,000 - £60,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • Essex

About the company:

Our client is a privately owned, award winning environmental contractor and consultancy who has over 20 years proven experience in providing specialist advice and undertaking quality site investigations and remediation projects. Operating across the UK with regional offices in the South East and The Midlands, our client provides services including remediation, site investigation and risk assessment to various petrochemical companies, retailers, government departments, and land and property owners.

This contractor has an excellent staff retention level which has been gained by constantly concentrating on improving standards. They are renowned for looking after their staff, providing them with strong career progression opportunities through their extensive commitment to training and development and with their close management team; they are able to offer a strong family feel to the business ensuring you are a name rather than just a number.

About the opportunity:

Due to successful company expansion, my client is currently recruiting for an experienced Senior Geotechnical Engineer to be based from their office in Essex. As a Senior Geotechnical Engineer you will be responsible for the design and supervision of intrusive site investigations, developing / writing RAMS and HSSE plans, liaising regularly with clients and subcontractors and providing various remedial options.  Additionally, you will be accountable for the development of junior staff.

About the requirements:

In order to be considered for this Senior Geotechnical Engineer opportunity, you will be degree qualified in Environmental Science or Geology and hold over 8 year’s intrusive site investigation experience in the contaminated land industry. Furthermore, you will vast knowledge in preparing geotechnical reports including geotechnical interpretative reports, desk studies, and preliminary and detailed design reports and you must hold a full UK driving license.

About the benefits and rewards:

For this opportunity, my client is targeting professionals looking to earn anywhere between £45,000 – £60,000 per annum, however specific remuneration will depend on experience and suitability. Furthermore, there will be a generous package offered in addition to other benefits associated with a large successful company.

If interested in this opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to or call 01923 750 095 / 07876 864 945 to discuss the role further on a confidential basis.