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Engineering Geologist

From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum plus benefits
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Engineering Geologist

My client is an award-winning Investigation Specialist Company based in offices across the UK. They provide geotechnical, environmental and structural investigations and advice for a wide range of clients in the private and public sectors.Their projects are high-profile and complex, and their aim is to deliver high quality, tailor made solutions and advice to their Clients by adopting a cooperative, open and proactive approach.


As an Engineering Geologist your main responsibility will be to manage high profile and complex site investigations for landmark developments and infrastructure projects. You will be required to deliver the investigations safely, to meet specification requirements and within programme and budget constraints. As part of your duties you will be required to prepare CPPs and RAMS, manage resource requirements, supervise site activities and liaise with all parties. You may be required to log core and carry out in-situ testing and monitoring.

From time to time, you will assist in the preparation of desk studies, and in the writing and preparation of environmental and geotechnical factual and interpretative reports.

This role requires excellent time management skills, self-motivation, and the ability to make decisions quickly and effectively. You will be a strong communicator and negotiator and be able to work as part of a dynamic team.

Throughout your role, you will develop relationships with new and existing clients to promote Concept’s capabilities and increase our opportunities for new business.

Qualifications and Qualities

·Minimum 5+ years industry experience

·Bachelor’s Degree in geotechnical/geological discipline with at least three years relevant industry experience.

·Masters in Environmental /Geotechnical Engineering or Engineering Geology desirable

·Knowledge of logging to BS 5930 and Eurocode 7

·Knowledge of the stratigraphy of the London Basin and London Clay (including its subdivisions) CSCS, SMSTS certification desirable

·Full Clean Driving License

·Excellent IT skills – extensive knowledge of electronic mail and MS Office applications and geotechnical databases.

·Excellent interpersonal and communication skills


·Problem solving


·Able to work on own initiative


·Excellent organisational skills

·Capable of prioritising own workload based on rapidly changing scenarios.

·Good working knowledge of the English Language both written and spoken


·Competitive salary and salary banding (Depending on skills and experience)

·25 days holiday per annum plus bank holidays

·Bonus scheme

·Training and on-going career progression

·Pension Contribution

·Site allowance

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