Engineering Geologist

REF: NE453311

Engineering Geologist – Birmingham – úCompetitive

Our client have an exciting opportunity for an Engineering Geologist to join the team based in the Birmingham offices

As an Engineering Geologist, within the Geotechnical and Geo-Environmental team, you will report to a Senior Engineer and have an important role in undertaking geological, geo-environmental and geotechnical desk studies, ground investigations and production of Ground Investigation Reports, Earthwork feasibility assessments and other geoscience related reports.

The successful Engineering Geologist must have:

* Educated to BSc in geology//Engineering geology or other relevant earth science degree, MSc would be advantageous and at least 1 year experience
* Good understanding of UK geology (including superficial geology)
* Ability to work well in a team
* Capability to gain the experience and confidence to lead and motivate others
* Willingness to undertake ground investigations across the UK, including the requirement to work night shifts and weekends when the job requires
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills.
* Highly motivated and adaptable with solution orientated approach and be keen to develop as part of a dynamic geotechnical and geoscience group.
* Full (clean) driving license required.
* Aspiration for developing a career within a civil engineering design organisation

Upon joining our client as an Engineering Geologist you will undertake a varied workload with a successful and established consultancy and will receive support towards chartership and the ability to progress your career with a company that promotes from within.

To apply for this position please contact Neil Ellerton of Penguin Recruitment on 01792 341 104. Alternatively you can email your CV to

published: 13 December 2019     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.