GeoTechnical Engineer (E28 Manchester)
About the role
BWB Consulting has an exciting opportunity for Geotechnical Engineers to join our Ground Solutions Team to be in either of our Birmingham, Manchester, or Nottingham offices.
The role will be a mix of office and site-based working and will involve working as a Geotechnical Engineer within the Service undertaking geotechnical data compilation and assessment, reporting and a broad range of geotechnical design in relation to; foundations, floor slabs, roads and pavement, retaining structures, engineered (cut and embankment) slopes, earthworks, as well as the investigation and treatment of mine-workings. It may also involve some site-based work (relating to ground investigations, ground improvement, construction supervision, earthworks inspection and validation).
You will be involved in the design and delivery of large complex projects as well as small/medium sized specialist ones. You will be involved in the coordination of site work and construction ground-work operations (earthworks, ground improvement and/or geotechnical construction). You will be highly organised and technically independent, providing clear and regular communications with colleagues, Clients, and sub-contractors. The role will be focused on servicing both internal and external clients.
The ideal candidate will be willing to accept the challenges and thrive within a growing and diverse engineering environment.
About the team
BWB is a leading Engineering and Environmental Consultancy. We have an established reputation for delivering high quality engineering and environmental consultancy services to corporate, industrial, development and financial clients across a variety of sectors.
The Ground Solutions team works either as part of multi-disciplinary BWB project teams or independently for a range of key clients. We provide timely and cost-effective ground consultancy services to the transportation, development, and property sectors on projects of any type or size.
The ideal candidate will have a degree in a geotechnical related discipline such as civil/geotechnical engineering or engineering geology and will probably have between 2- and 6-years’ experience with a geotechnical consultancy and/or contractor’s design office. Ideally, they will be working towards becoming chartered with a relevant professional institution.
The successful candidates will have initiative and drive and be able to determine what needs doing and then do it with relatively low levels of supervision. They are expected to be able to demonstrate good experience and working knowledge of the following skills/abilities/areas of work:
Reasons to join BWB
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Join BWB and your career will not conform to the traditional models of yesterday but will be a fulfilling and challenging journey into tomorrow’s digital age; a journey that you will play an active role in defining!
At BWB you matter, and you will make a difference. A difference to the world you live in; the communities you engage with; even the development of your career and the profession.
We are on an exciting journey. Join Us.
What we can offer you
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