Geoenvironmental Engineer

Reading, UK

REF: NE340


Our Client have an urgent requirement for a Geoenvironmental engineer to join the team based within their Reading office.

The successful Geoenvironmental Engineer should have between 2 – 5 years’ experience working in either a consulting or contracting environment. You will have a proven track record in undertaking contaminated land, geotechnical and civil engineering site investigations. Remediation and verification work are also core to this position; however, direct experience is not necessarily required.

As a Geoenvironmental Engineer with you must have a high level of report writing skills and must be able to tailor reports to a range of different scopes. A Masters degree is beneficial either within geological or environmental science disciplines.

The responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to the following:

* Setting up and managing site investigations, remediation and verification works;
* Accurate and precise recording of the data obtained from site;
* Management of site based sub-contractors;
* Generic and site specific risk assessments;
* Ensuring that health and safety aspects of site investigations are of paramount concern.

The ideal candidate should have experience with the use of borehole software such as HoleBase/AGS and have excellent MS Word and Excel skills, as well as a knowledge of CAD. The candidate should also be prepared to gain an intimate knowledge of all current guidance, as this will be essential.

This is a fantastic position for a Geoenvironmental Engineer who is looking to further progress their career. To apply for this role, please contact Neil Ellerton of Penguin Recruitment on 01792 365 100. Alternatively you can send through a copy of your CV to

published: 16 February 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.