Company: Petroplan
Skills: Geotechnical Engineer
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: Masters Degree
Location: Leatherhead, United Kingdom

We are looking for a highly motivated, self-starting and ambitious Geotechnical Engineer to join its Civil and Structural Engineering Department, based in Leatherhead. Requirements for the position are outlined below;
  • Position - Senior/Principal Geotechnical Engineer
  • Academic qualifications - MSc in Geotechnical Engineering or related subject. A first degree in Civil Engineering is preferred
  • Professional qualifications - Chartered Engineer/Geologist
  • Technical experience - to include the following

o Feasibility studies, including geological, geotechnical, seismic and other geohazard assessments
o Designing, contracting and supervising ground investigations
o Interpreting ground investigation results
o Design of earthworks and earth structures, including groundwater control measures
o Design of ground improvement measures
o Design of earth retaining structures
o Selection and design of foundations
o Site engineering support to construction works
o ASCII database and geotechnical software design packages
o Preparation of ground works material and cost estimates
  • Supervisory experience - able to work alone or as a member of a project team, taking the lead for geotechnical input and supervising engineers and designers on larger projects. Experience of working on multiple projects simultaneously and with multiple design offices would be an advantage. The work will involve liaising with other disciplines, clients and coordinating/working with project team members across global offices to deliver the tasks within allotted timelines and budgets.
  • Industry sector - experience of oil and gas, power generation, other heavy industry or civil infrastructure projects for the UK and/or global projects

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.