Geotechnical Design Consultant - Glasgow

£23000 - £33000 per annum
06 Aug 2018
04 Sep 2018
Ronnie Cooke
Design, Engineer
Job Type

An exciting opportunity has become available within a private multi-disciplinary consultancy for an enthusiastic and innovative Geotechnical Design Consultant to join their team in Glasgow.

As a Geotechnical Design Consultant, you will be involved in a wide range of projects, including Rail, Contaminated Land and Housing Developments. Possessing previous experience within each of these sectors would be advantageous.

It is essential that candidates have previous experience of working within a similar environmental consultancy, completing Geotechnical designs using relevant software, conducting Ground Investigations and writing technical reports.

Candidates are required to have a strong degree and Masters in Civil Engineering, Geology, Geotechnical Engineering or a similar relevant discipline, accompanied with vast design experience and a good working knowledge of Geological or Geotechnical Engineering.

As a Geotechnical Design Consultant, you will be expected to work both within the office and visit sites to conduct and manage site investigations, complete desk studies and compile technical reports. You will demonstrate your ability to communicate effectively with clients and colleagues of all levels, including mentoring junior staff when required.

You will be required to have a practical, proactive approach to working and be capable of working well within a team and as an individual.

Additionally, you will be expected to complete Geotechnical Designs including Foundations, Earthworks and Slope Stability using specialist software.

As this role will require the successful candidate to visit sites, candidates must have a UK driving licence and access to a vehicle.

This role offers a competitive salary (experience dependent) and excellent career progression opportunities within a well-established consultancy.

My client is keen to interview suitable candidates as soon as possible. If you are interested in this role and fulfil the criteria, please apply today.

Commutable locations include: Motherwell, East Kilbride, Paisley, Clydebank, Rutherglen, Baldernock.

If this role is of interest to you or if you are searching for other roles relating to Geotechnical or Geoenvironmental Engineering please do not hesitate to contact Ronnie Cooke on 01792 365 006 or email .

We have many more vacancies available on our website at This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is operating as a Recruitment Agency in respect to this position.