Geotechnical Engineer

Glasgow, United Kingdom

Job Reference 1239677

Location Glasgow, United Kingdom

Industry Renewables - Offshore Wind

Function Geoscience

Job Type Permanent

Date Added March 27, 2024

Geotechnical Engineer

Location: Glasgow / Aberdeen / Woking
Contract Duration: Permanent Role
Start Date: ASAP
Recruitment Partner: Airswift
Key Words: Geotechnical, Wind, Offshore, Energy, Farm

Our company
Following recente wins on offshore wind, we are looking to expand our geotechnical engineering team at the UK. We have partnered with Airswift to support our recruitment plans in 2024. Our current portfolio of projects of projects includes several offshore windfarms which, together, have the potential to power a third of the UK’s households.

We are looking for a Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in the energy markets, with the offshore wind experience and excellent technical skills and extensive experience in Offshore Wind geotechnics covering site investigation and characterisation, ground risk management, foundation design, soil-structure interaction and foundation installation.

  • Join an exciting team that will work on some of the country’s biggest offshore projects
  • Support our Oil & Gas business to ensure continued safe operations of existing assets
  • Be enthusiastic and excited to learn from our experts to help develop your career
  • A degree in Civil Engineering or Geology with a post graduate qualification in a geotechnical subject
  • Working towards chartered status as either Civil Engineer or Geologist
  • Experience in Offshore Geotechnics / Geotechnical design, including in areas of seismic activity
  • Experience and understanding of the needs and approaches to the engineering consultancy and design markets, including relationships with clients, work planning and commercial management
  • Application of CDM Regulations in a design and ground investigation environment
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work well within the geotechnical design teams
  • Excellent report writing skills with the ability to self-check and produce accurate work
  • A willingness to travel on short assignments both within the UK and overseas
The next step
We have an exceptional team in place, and we are pleased to be able to appoint further person to our growing business. We are aware that you may not ‘tick all the bosses’, but if you believe you can genuinely offer some valuable skills and experiences to our business, please in the first instance contact our recruitment partner Airswift.

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