Geotechnical Engineer

Geotechnical Engineer – London    £27,500-35,000 per annum

Clarkebond is a multi-disciplinary engineering and management consultancy operating from a network of three offices in the UK - London, Bristol and Exeter.

Our engineering consultancy services are matched to the needs of our clients, both public and private, focused on creating sustainable, profitable and economical built environments across all sectors; healthcare, education, offices, retail and leisure, residential, regeneration, and highways and transportation

We are now seeking a competent and enthusiastic Geotechnical Engineer to join our London team.

This is a great career opportunity for someone who wants to develop their design and consultancy skills within an award-winning, growing company.   You will be involved in a broad variety of geotechnical and Ground Engineering projects, as well as working on larger projects with other disciplines within Clarkebond.

Duties will include scoping and tendering for work, carrying out site walkover surveys and Phase I Desk Studies, supervising intrusive site investigations, data management, writing Phase II reports, foundation and retaining wall design, temporary works design, earthworks assessments, contamination assessments and compiling remediation strategies.

Candidates should have a BSc degree in geology, geotechnical engineering or an equivalent subject and experience as a geotechnical engineer. You may be working towards chartered status and Clarkebond are keen to support your continuing professional development.

Candidates should be able to confidently carry out site investigations and have a good knowledge of intrusive investigation techniques and the limitations associated with each site activity. You will be competent at logging soil and rock to BS5930 and EC7 and have a healthy understanding of CDM health and safety requirements in site investigation. A basic understanding of geotechnical design principles would be useful, however is not essential if the candidate is keen to develop their skills in this area.

This role requires site visits and design team meetings, therefore a driving license and willingness to travel is essential.  

Clarkebond offer a competitive salary and a range of flexible benefits which offer lifestyle choices to suit individual needs including flexible working hours and pension scheme with 4.5% employer’s contribution.

To apply, please send a full CV, with a covering letter to by 28th February 2019

We are currently not accepting agency applications for this role.