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Principal Geotechnical Engineer

City, Birmingham
Job Type
11 May 2024

Associate Geotechnical Engineer


60,000 plus generous benefits

This exciting practice of Engineers, Planners and Project Managers are seeking to strengthen their Geotechnical offering in their multidisciplinary Birmingham office with this key appointment.

A dynamic and experienced Principal Geotechnical Engineer is required to lead a team of geotechnical engineers. You will be responsible for technically and financially managing complex projects, which include roads, rail, and strategic developments. This role is a key one to the organisation and will involve providing sustainable geotechnical solutions and ensuring the successful delivery of projects while exceeding client expectations.

You will lead and mentor a team of geotechnical engineers, providing guidance and technical support whilst fostering a collaborative and innovative team environment to encourage professional growth and development.

In more detail you will oversee all aspects of geotechnical project delivery, from conception to completion, ensuring adherence to technical standards, budgets, and schedules. You will also manage project resources effectively to optimise project outcomes and minimise risks.

Additionally providing expert technical input on geotechnical engineering aspects of projects, including earthworks, foundation optioneering and detailed design, slope stability, and retaining structures. It is hoped that you will have experience using geotechnical software packages such as Slope W, Plaxis, and Geo5 to analyse and design solutions.

Seen as a client facing Leader you will be responsible for building strong relationships and understanding their needs and expectations. Manage client expectations throughout the project lifecycle, ensuring clear communication and timely resolution of issues.

It is hoped that you will be a graduate in civil engineering or a related field, as well as being a Chartered or near Chartered Engineer with a track record of delivering a number of challenging projects. You will also have strong client connections and be able to develop further opportunities for the group.

You will be handsomely rewarded both financially and from a career perspective with this truly inclusion and hugely successful group.

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  • Job Reference: 1321788948-2
  • Date Posted: 11 May 2024
  • Recruiter: JFM Associates
  • Location: City, Birmingham
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent