A proven track record in geotechnical investigation management and interpretation and the design of deep and shallow foundations, piles, retaining walls and other related infrastructure.
A proven track record in managing a team of junior engineers to deliver projects on time and to specified budgets
Experience in building relationships with both clients and staff and an ability to influence and coach others
Experience of working in a fast moving engineering consultancy environment (ideally including international experience)
A high level of technical capability and attention to detail
A good academic background with a civil engineering / geotechnical engineering bachelors or masters degree.
A minimum of 10 years experience in the civil / geotechnical fields in a consulting environment
Have achieved chartered status (or equivalent) within a relevant professional association
Appropriate experience in the use of geotechnical analysis software (gINT, PLAXIS, Slope W, Seep W and Piglet etc.)
Good written and verbal communication skills (clear, concise report writing will be required)
Preference will be given to candidates with relevant experience working on Metro/Rail Projects
Ability to adapt to different cultures and working environments to build rapport with Contractors and Clients
Willingness to collaborate and work effectively within a team environment
Demonstrate sound relationship-building skills with both clients and staff and an ability to influence and coach others.
Experience and confidence in using written and spoken English within a business environment
Willingness to travel from time to time on project assignments
The successful candidate will be required to work a variety of roles including geotechnical investigations scoping, management and interpretation in addition to geotechnical design for infrastructure projects alongside a variety of environmental science and engineering professionals.
This position carries lead engineer responsibilities and will be expected to manage a team of geotechnical engineers across a number of major infastructure projects. The candidate will also be expected to manage and develop – regularly reporting back to senior management on project status, programme, financial position etc.