Senior Geotechnical Design Engineer

Senior Geotechnical Design Engineer

Are you looking to work in a company that is excited about good geotechnical design, and who values ingenuity and imagination?

Do you want to work in a team environment where your skills are integral in the creative design mix?

Is delivering a high standard to your clients something you value?  Then you will could be the person we’re looking for.

We are Remedy Geotechnics a specialist geotechnical design consultancy providing experienced, practical, cost effective advice on all aspects of foundation construction work.

With over 40 years of combined geotechnical experience in contracting, consulting and research, we offer geotechnical advice that is pragmatic, timely and efficient.


Remedy Geotechnics is seeking an experienced Senior Geotechnical Design Engineer to provide maternity cover.

The position will start at the mid/end of January 2020 and will last for between six to nine months (with a possibility of a longer term appointment).

The responsibilities of the job will be as follows:

Reporting to a senior Director the successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual who relishes solving engineering challenges in a fast-paced construction focussed consulting environment.

Daily tasks will centre around:-

  • Managing and carrying out project geotechnical design work from assessment of geotechnical information through to production of detailed design calculations and reports
  • Liaising with clients to facilitate efficient execution of project work
  • Continually operating in line with Remedy Geotechnical Ltd’s values


  • Geotechnical design
  • Client liaison
  • Completing geotechnical commissions to time and budget


  • A strong track record of interpreting and analysing ground investigation and laboratory data to obtain geotechnical design parameters
  • A strong geotechnical analytical capability in the design of piles, embedded retaining walls, earthworks (unreinforced and reinforced) and slope retention (soil nailing, ground anchoring)

Will probably posses:

  • A good civil engineering or engineering geology degree plus an MSc in geotechnical engineering
  • A strong knowledge of fundamental soil mechanics principles and a demonstrable analytical ability in geotechnical engineering design
  • A track record in the use of standard geotechnical design software
  • A passion for geotechnics


  • Dependent on skills and nature of experience offered but may suit 3 to 5 years

Personal Attributes:

  • An open and collaborative working style
  • Flexibility to fulfil various roles as may sometimes be required for the benefit of the team
  • Sound commercial instinct
  • A clear strategy for their future professional development
  • Good sense of humour
  • Clean driving license & car


  • CAD

Job Details:

  • Working hrs: 37.5hrs per week

How to Apply

Please attach an up to date copy of your CV to the link provided and Remedy Geotechnics will be in direct contact.

  • Start: Mid/end of January 2020
  • Duration: Contract
  • Rate: £32k - 40k per year + depending on experience
  • Location: Daventry, Harrogate
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Engineering
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: RG03
  • Posted: 2019-11-08 11:04:45 -

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