Fielders is recruiting for a Site Investigation Engineer in Leeds. This is an excellent opportunity for to join an established Leeds geo-environment team of 25 staff, part of the companies 90 strong national geo-environmental resource. The Leeds team provides ground investigation, geotechnical and geo-environmental consultancy services including for a broad range of private and public sector clients.
Your main duties and responsibilities will be supervision of geotechnical and geo-environmental ground investigations, largely in the north of England and with some sites across the UK.
The experienced team members will offer mentoring and we will tailor your training and development accordingly to achieve your own personal goals, providing the specific support you need to reach your potential.
Skills, Knowledge and Experience
You will hold a degree in geology or similar.
You will have experience of ground investigation, including logging of soil and rock to BS5930, supervision of site works, groundwater and ground gas monitoring.
You will be willing spend much of your time on site, mostly within the north of England and often within 1 to 2 hours of the Leeds office. On occasion sites will be further afield and may require overnights stays, with all expenses covered.
You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and be IT literate such that you can write clear, concise factual reports.
You must have a good understanding of health, safety and environmental management, as applied to ground investigation.
You must have a full, preferably clean, driving license.
You will be a team player with strong social, interpersonal and communication skills.
Desirable Qualifications and Experience
CSCS card relevant to the position
Cat and Genny training
First Aid training
Experience with the Holebase suite of software
Understanding of Health and Safety including preparing health and safety documentation
Preparing ground investigation works including booking subcontractors
The company is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. They combine the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world.
For more information contact Everton Brown