Geotechnical Engineer, Engineering Geologist, Environmental Scientist – Northampton
Southern Testing has been established for more than 50 years providing geotechnical and geoenvironmental consultancy and contracting services to the private and public sectors. We are ranked in the top 20 engineering consultants in the UK and probably in the top 5 geotechnical/ geoenvironmental consultants.
Your Role and Qualifications
You will be qualified to at least degree level in civil engineering, engineering geology, geology, mining geology or environmental science. The degree of experience required for this position is flexible, but we envisage somewhere between 2-5 years plus in Site Investigation or similar discipline. This might be with another site investigation company, engineering consultancy or similar. You will be familiar with the contents of BS5930, BS10175 and associated standards.
You will have the opportunity to help grow at our regional office in Creaton, Northamptonshire. You will be required, as a minimum, to carry out desk studies, specify and carry out basic site investigations and write interpretative reports. The role will involve a significant amount of site work. It would suit someone who likes outdoor work but is looking for a good mix of site work and office based report writing.
A full valid UK driving license is required.
What We Can Offer You
We are looking for high calibre candidates and in return we are offering a very generous package. The benefits package will include:
• Competitive Salary
• Annual, Christmas and Profit Related Bonuses
• 23 days’ leave on commencement, rising to 28 days’ annual leave.
• Company car
• Stakeholder pension scheme
• Non-contributory life assurance scheme
• Professional membership fees paid
We are an independent, management owned company with a strong commitment to our staff, evidenced by our low staff turnover (more than 50% of our staff have been with us for more than 10 years). We have a total staff of 75 with 55-60 professional/technically qualified. We put a strong emphasis on professional development for all our staff. We provide an in-house programme of training for all staff, and external CPD training days. We encourage attendance at professional meetings with financial incentives for evening meetings.
If you are interested please apply to Joe Kelly, at ST Consult, in Northampton. If you would like to discuss the position informally you may speak to Joe on 01604 500023. Alternatively please send an email to jkelly@stconsult..co.uk.