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Geotechnical Engineer

Geotechnical Engineer

Job Title: Geotechnical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Australia, Perth
Industry: Engineering
Reference: 3438866
Contact Name: Kiralee Barker
Contact Email: kiralee@designandbuild.com.au
Job Published: May 10, 2022

Job Description

The company:
Our client is a multidisciplinary engineering consultancy that prides itself on a culture of inspiring its stakeholders and growing its people by helping your career development to create a name for yourself. With a focus on approachable management with a mentoring support network, your professional development is key to the success of the business.

About the role:
  • Planning, supervising and managing geotechnical investigations
  • Liaising with sub-contractors and other key stakeholders.
  • Travel and work in the field and in remote locations.  Interstate travel may be required as part of your employment.
  • Assist with geotechnical analyses and for foundations and retaining walls investigations, slope stability investigations, pavement designs and earthworks supervision.
  • Ensure adequate sampling and laboratory work is carried out to establish design soil and rock conditions.
  • Work with a variety of experienced and professional engineers and scientists in a collaborative team environment.
About you:
  • Tertiary qualification in Geotechnical Engineering, Engineering Geology, Civil Engineering, or equivalent from a recognised tertiary institution.
  • 2-3+ years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Soil and rock logging experience in accordance with AS1726.
  • Knowledge of Australian and Industry standards.
  • Physically fit enough to be able to perform field duties.
  • Current valid driver’s license.
  • Full working rights to live and work in Australia.
Whats on offer:
  • Permanent full-time opportunity.
  • Ongoing commitment to professional development and growth.
  • Wellbeing benefits.
  • Competitive remuneration package plus a reward program.

Design & Build specialises in recruitment for Engineering industries on a regional and national basis. Our first engineering desk was started in 2012, and since then we have worked with a range of multinational and local specialist engineering firms all over Australia. Our clients include Tier 1 engineering companies, through to mid-tier civil construction as well as architecture and design companies.

If this sounds like the role for you, please apply now or contact Kiralee Barker on 0478 11 3223 for more information.