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Principal Geotechnical / Design Engineer

  • Salary: £30 - £35 per hour
  • Location: South West England
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: VAC-23655
  • Date posted: 13/09/2018
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Job description

Job Title:
Principal Geotechnical Design Engineer, also keen to hear from Senior Geotechnical Design Engineers, Geotechnical Design Engineers, Design Engineers and Design Managers

Various Locations available, including Midlands, East Anglia, South West and South Central

Day rate:
£30 - £35 per hour, dependant on experience and location

Initial 6 month with probable chance of extension

Start Date:
January / February 2018

Project Information;
Working for leading principal contractors who have secured highway maintenance support contracts across the UK. The projects combined are worth over £85million to supply the design services over a five year period.

To be suitable for the position you must have;
- Minimum 5 years' experience in highway design / geotechnics
- Geotechnical Design experience including preliminary design of foundations and in to detailed design
- Ability to liaise with clients, stakeholders, project delivery teams and wider design team confidently and understands design and commercial aspects

Although not essential it would also be advantageous if you have;
- Background/working experience in leading a team of junior / assistant / geotechnical engineers
- Chartered, Recently chartered or heading towards becoming chartered
- Understanding of planning inspections and investigations

Role Information;
Working with the Ground investigations and Geotechnical teams to help support the design and delivery of foundations and earthworks. Will be expected to work solely or part of a team, suitable individual will need to be self-reliant and driven. Predominantly involved in preliminary design of foundations and earthworks before moving in to planning investigations and detailed designs. Working closely with the Project Managers and Design Managers to deliver schemes within budget and timescales and report to the Client with progress scheme updates, strong negotiation skills may be required.

Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries; if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.
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