Geotechnical Engineer - JMI/J20831

Geotechnical Engineer

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A market leading Engineering Consultancy is looking to further develop their Edinburgh based Geotechnical team as they look to appoint a Geologist / Geotechnical Engineer to their team.

The role will involve an exciting mix of both office and site-based work including site investigations and supervising contractors. Within the office you will be involved in preparing technical reports/specifications, ground modelling and offering valuable support to Senior Engineers.

Working on a diverse range of civil infrastructure schemes spanning the transportation, industrial, retail, residential and commercial sectors. The role will give exposure to a variety of interesting engineering challenges including:

• Ground Investigations
• Foundation Design
• Earthworks
• Slope Stability Analysis
• Ground Improvements

To apply for this role, you should:

• Be educated to a minimum of degree level in Civil Engineering or an Earth Sciences related degree
• Have demonstrable experience working as a Geotechnical Engineer within an engineering consultancy environment
• Ideally have a working knowledge of relevant engineering software packages such as AutoCAD, SLIDE, DIPS or PLAXIS.
• Experience with working on multiple projects at any given time.

Salary will be commensurate with experience + additional benefits.

What's the next step?

To apply for this position, please submit your CV to Jade Mitchell.

Legal Information:

Contract Scotland offers both the services of an employment agency for permanent work and an employment business for temporary work.

We can only deal with applications from Candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are current UK residents.

We are committed to equal opportunities and diversity for our employees, temporary workers and work seekers. Individuals are only assessed on their individual merits and suitability to a position irrespective of race, gender, disability, age, faith or sexual orientation.
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Jade Mitchell - Contract Scotland
Jade Mitchell
Recruitment Consultant - Permanent Recruitment

In 2019, Jade joined Contract Scotland and started working within our Housing Division as a recruitment consultant. New to the world of recruitment, she was keen to build on the strong relationships of existing clients and candidates, as well as working to forge new relationships within the sector. Jade made a strong start, successfully providing solutions to our clients in one of our busiest sections. Unfortunately, due to the unforeseen circumstances brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, she briefly took a step away from Contract Scotland in 2020 before making her return in January 2021. She is now looking forward to the new challenge of taking on permanent recruitment within our Engineering Consultancies section, with a focus on recruiting Civil/Structural Design Engineers and Technicians across Scotland.


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