BAM Ritchies are seeking a Geotechnical Engineer in ground investigation to manage and perform site-based works spanning the Northern half of the UK. You should have an academic background in either Geology or Civil Engineering, with experience in the field of ground investigation and site management (a blend of practical and technical).
The base of operations will be our office at Glasgow, Scotland, reporting to the Project Manager for Ground Investigation with site works throughout Scotland and North of England.
Maintain high personal safety and environmental standards
Developing and maintaining a good working relationship with the customer, their design team and supply chain
Planning and preparation for ground investigations projects, either independently or as part of a team for larger projects
Leading and managing the site works (for appropriately sized projects), ensuring high levels of commitment, morale and motivation at all levels
Ensure implementation of BAM safety procedures including preparation, briefing and review of activity plans and risk assessments.
Soil and rock logging to relevant standards
In-situ testing of ground conditions
Management of samples and laboratory data
Preparation of factual reports
Financial control of projects, ensuring timely reporting and management of the invoicing process
Identification of commercial and technical change and addressing these issues with the customer
Who are we looking for?
You should have an academic background in either Geology or Civil Engineering with experience in the field of ground investigation and site supervision / management (a hearty blend of practical and technical).
The following are prerequisites for the role:
Technically strong in ground investigation as well as practically aware.
Experience of various ground investigation drilling techniques.
Competence in site supervision or preferably management.
Competence in buried and overhead services clearance.
Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
Preferably the candidate will have the following (although training is available to achieve):
CSCS card holder.
PTS holder .
Professional accreditation to ICE, IOM3 or GeolSoc.
Whats in it for you?
A wide range of family-friendly policies
Company car/car allowance/travel allowance
8 % matched pension contributions
26 days holiday
2 wellbeing days
1 volunteering day
Personal and professional development
BAM is committed to ensuring a fully inclusive recruitment and onboarding process, so if at anytime you feel you may need any reasonable adjustments, do not hesitate to speak with one of our team, and we will do our best to support you.