Vacancy for a Geotechnical Team Leader, UK

Serial No: 123881
Location: United Kingdom - View on map

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Geotechnical Team Leader to manage the team in London. You will work on varied and interesting projects both within the UK and internationally with a particular focus on new developments. Current projects are in the UK, Middle and the Far East, India, and Europe, and as such there will be opportunities for overseas travel.

Salary & Benefits

  • £54,000 pa
  • Benefits package offered


The Role

  • To prepare geotechnical designs (from initial concepts through to detailed designs), particularly covering slope stability assessments, gravity and embedded retaining wall designs and the design of shallow and piled foundations.
  • To manage the Geotechnical Team in the London Office to deliver geotechnical projects or geotechnical input to projects.
  • To actively support other engineers within the Maritime and Waterways sectors
  • To interact with and actively support the Geotechnical Group.
  • To liaise with external and internal clients.
  • To provide assistance with the preparation of proposals.
  • To prepare, supervise or check geotechnical assessments and desk studies.
  • To prepare, supervise or check contract documents.
  • To prepare, supervise and interpret ground investigations in the UK and overseas and to direct and supervise others.
  • To prepare, write, check or review reports.
  • To generally check own work and the work of others in accordance with the Quality Management System.
  • To provide technical coaching of staff and management of project-related work by junior engineers.
  • To keep up to date with technical advances in the industry.


  • MSc in Geotechnical Engineering (or equivalent)
  • CEng, MICE or approaching this level
  • Experience of managing a team
  • Good communicator (written and verbal)
  • Hands on geotechnical design experience
  • Preparation and supervision of ground investigations


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