Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Location Crawley
Discipline: Construction, Civil Engineering , Water & Utilities
Salary: ££47500.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Van, Equipment, Fuelcard
Contact name: Luke Norton

Contact email: luke.norton@hs2recruitment.com
Job ref: BBBH10627_1667388319
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Working for our client will present you with plenty of exciting opportunities to work on some of the largest UK construction projects.

Ambition and innovative is at the heart of the company, and they are committed to investing in people, technology, and processes. If it is above or below the ground they survey it, and support clients, designers and contractors throughout the lifecycle of projects.

Responsibilities
* Lead and grow a new department, moulding it to how you want it to succeed.
* Manage your department in line with defined customer requirements and business defined processes and standards.
* Support the management in compilation / response to all approved bids and proposals for Site Investigations in line with defined process and customer expectation.
* Brief your team on their projects and support with associated documentation, such as RAMs.
* Ensure your team are compliant to company standards and processes.
* Deliver your projects on time, on budget, to agreed scope, and to your client's expectations.
* Working under delegation of responsibility, assist with audits on behalf of Quality and HS&E, ensuring full compliance to defined process.
* Growing and maintaining supplier relationships
* To work collaboratively with other Business Unit Project Managers in ensuring the highest standard of process management and Project / Task based Work Package performance.

Requirements
* Able to lead and grow a new department in Site Investigation, along with supporting current workload in underground surveying.
* 3 Years or more experienced in scoping and managing Site Investigations.
* This can be a fast-paced environment that changes quickly, so candidates need to be able to adapt to change and prioritising workloads.
* We want somebody who can multi-task, be adaptable and become a valuable member of our team.
* Adept at Microsoft Office applications
* Proven experience and understanding of business finance/commerciality and proven ability to manage costs within a project
* Strong communication skills with the confidence to brief work teams.
* Will have experience establishing and developing relationships with clients.
* Right to Work in UK & English speaking

Desirables
* CSCS Card folder
* Experienced in managing and growing a department
* Microsoft Project
* Experienced in compiling quotes and Tenders
* Contractual knowledge of NEC3/4 contracts
* Degree in Civil Engineering, or similar related Degree to Geotechnical Engineering

Key Competencies
* Leadership
* Self-Starter
* Integrity
* Dependability
* Flexible
* Positive Attitude
* Planning and organisation
* Able to learn new software and processes
* Ability to work effectively in a team environment and independently on own initiative

Package
* Competitive Salaries (£40- £50 - Dependant on experience)
* Bonus Scheme linked to your departments net profit
* Staff benefits package including discounts at retailers and gym memberships
* Pension Scheme
* Health Insurance
* Life Insurance
* IT & Phone Package
* Social event throughout the year Annual General Meeting, Summer Event and Christmas Event
* Modern Air-conditioned office environment
* Employee Referral Scheme
* Continuous on the job training and development
* Equality & Opportunity: We are fully committed to a policy of equality of opportunity in our employment practices