SENIOR GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER

Location: LONDON
Salary: £ 45,000 per Annum
Reference : 20421
Permanent


Your main duties will be:

  • Review and interpretation of seabed and site investigation data.
  • Successful delivery of geotechnical analyses of offshore foundations in accordance with international codes and standards.
  • Completion and delivery of high-quality technical reports detailing assessment approach and key findings and outcomes. 
  • Identification of geotechnical hazards and risks, and proposal of means of mitigation/ potential solutions.
  • Develop innovative solutions to geotechnical issues.
  • Enhance and develop existing ways of working.
  • Support preparation of technical proposals.
  • Ongoing technical development to support and enhance the cutting-edge in-house analysis capability of the Jack-Up, Geotechnical and Metocean team.
  • Regular client interaction for current and new projects.
  • Management of own projects in line with the Management System and ensuring delivery on-time and within budget.

To qualify, you need to have:

  • Degree qualified in a relevant engineering discipline (e.g. Civil, Geotechnical). A post-graduate degree in a geotechnical discipline would be very desirable. 
  • Demonstrable track record of successful delivery of offshore geotechnical analysis projects.
  • Excellent communication skills, with strong command of written English. Clarity in verbal and written communication.
  • Ability to maintain high performance, without compromising on quality, when working to challenging deadlines. 

Below elements, although not required, will be considered a plus:

  • Knowledge and experience and of jack-up operations and associated risks.
  • Skilled and practiced knowledge of commonly used geotechnical analysis packages, such as PLAXIS, ABAQUS.
  • Detailed knowledge of the relevant technical papers and codes, ideally including codes for jack-up structures and their foundations such as SNAME 5-5A and ISO 19905-1.