Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer

  • Job Reference: AGS Ground Solutions
  • Date Posted: 17 July 2020
  • Recruiter: Unlocking Potential
  • Location: Redruth, Cornwall
  • Salary: £30,000 to £38,000
  • Sector: Construction, Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

AGS Ground Solutions are looking for a Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer with experience in geotechnical report writing or ground contamination report writing, and a good knowledge of site investigation.

Job Description

This role will typically involve working in one of three areas of expertise, including ground contamination, ground stability or ground strength.  A detailed knowledge of one subject area is essential, with knowledge of a second or third subject being a distinct advantage.

The role will involve working under the direct supervision of the principal geo-environmental engineer, and will involve the supervision of graduate engineers, soil technicians and external contractors, including drillers, laboratories and other organisations as required.  Excellent people management skills are required.

Desirable Qualifications / Experience/ Skills:

  • Degree in ground engineering, ground contamination or similar relevant subject
  • Experience of site investigation
  • Experience of geotechnical engineering, ground stability or investigating contaminated land
  • Holder of a CSCS Card, PTS, EURSA Card or similar qualifications.
  • Confidence in managing colleagues and subcontractors
  • Experience in winning new work and managing client accounts
  • Excellent arithmetic and communication skills
  • Experience of checking others’ reports

Special Conditions

You must hold a full UK Driving license as there will be significant independent travel involved in the post between sites

Company Description

AGS Ground Solutions are ground investigation consultants.  The company works for a range of public and private sector clients, providing high quality, reliable solutions for building and structure foundations, ground contamination assessments and ground stability assessments.  From a ground contamination study to allow the redevelopment of a former industrial site to a geotechnical investigation, allowing construction on challenging ground, AGS empower their clients with a tailored, cost-effective solution for their sites.  AGS is a rapidly expanding organisation, and you will be given the opportunity to develop new skills as the company grows.  We offer excellent opportunities for professional development through a rewarding working environment.

Other Application Details

Please apply via the Unlocking Potential Jobs platform and attach a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining why you are suitable for the post.

Closing date for applications is 25th August 2020