Associate (Geotechnical)- JAP/J14078

Associate (Geotechnical)- JAP/J14078

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We are currently recruiting on behalf of a multi-disciplined engineering consultancy who are looking to develop their Geotechnical capability in Edinburgh. Backed by a nationwide team of experienced Geotechnical Engineers situated in their various regional offices, they are looking to appoint a Geotechnical Associate to lead the further development of the team in Scotland.

This opportunity may be suited to someone already established at Associate level or could equally provide a chance for a Senior or Principal level Geotechnical Engineer with the ambition to step up and progress in their career.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

• Provide technical lead on a diverse range of projects in both the public and private sector.
• Prepare and/or check bids for new projects
• Client liaison; take a lead in managing existing client relationships whilst identifying and developing relationships with new clients
• Resourcing; grow and develop an expert team of Geotechnical Engineers in Scotland

To apply for this role you should have:

• Minimum experience 10 years in Geotechnical Engineering in a design consultancy environment.
• Educated to Msc level in a Geotechnical/Geology related qualification
• Ideally hold chartered status
• A thorough understanding of the range of possible design options and costs of remedial measures including shallow and deep level grouting, ground improvement and foundation installation options to suit different forms of hazard
• Well-developed communication skills, including a solid grasp of stakeholder engagement.

What will you receive in return:

• A highly competitive salary between £45,000 - £60,000 dependent on your current level of experience
• Contributory pension
• Discretionary bonus scheme and flexible benefits allowance.
• The opportunity to further your career with a forward thinking, innovative company.

Legal Information: Contract Scotland offers both the services of an employment agency for permanent work and an employment business for temporary work. We can only deal with applications from Candidates who are eligible to work in the UK and are current UK residents. We are committed to equal opportunities and diversity for our employees, temporary workers and work seekers. Individuals are only assessed on their individual merits and suitability to a position irrespective of race, gender, disability, age, faith or sexual orientation.
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Jamie Porter
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Jamie's been part of the Contract family since 2007 and in that time he's enjoyed working in a variety of sections. Initially joining the recruitment team as a Resourcer, he stepped up to become a Consultant looking after the public sector and design consultancy sections. Jamie established the Energy division and also recruited for Civil Engineering Contractors before taking over responsibility for permanent recruitment for Design Consultancies. Having covered such variety, he's able to offer wide-ranging support and advice to our customers while providing a more holistic view on industry trends. He takes genuine pride in the fact that we offer a service based on sound ethics and goes home at night knowing that he's made a positive contribution to our customers and the wider industry. Click on the search icon below to view Jamie's Jobs.


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