Geotechnical / Earthworks Engineer Tyrone
Entered: 05 Dec 2023
Location: OMAGH, COUNTY TYRONE, NORTHERN IRELAND
Salary: €60,000 - €70,000
Experience: 5+ yrs
Alpine Recruitment is seeking a GEOTECH - EARTHWORKS ENGINEER for an established T1 Contractor in Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. Our client has been to the fore in the construction of various flagship projects throughout Ireland and abroad including sports stadiums, healthcare facilities, airports, motorways, and hi-tec/pharma/datacentres.
An international Tier One Building and Civil Engineering Contractor with a wide-ranging portfolio in Ireland, the UK, Europe, and the Middle East. Their focus includes Retail, Pharmaceutical, Renewable Energy, Infrastructure, Hi-Tec/Life Science, Residential, Healthcare, Education, and Hospitality with projects ranging in value up to €400 million. They offer competitive salaries and genuine career advancement prospects.
Ensure the stability, safety, and efficiency of earthwork project. Quality control and risk management responsibilities. Maintain comprehensive documentation. Conduct geotechnical analyses, collaborate with diverse teams, and recommend construction materials. Maintain comprehensive documentation.
- Geotechnical Analysis: Conduct geotechnical investigations to assess soil and rock properties, analyse slope stability, and recommend appropriate foundation designs for earthwork projects.
- Earthwork Design: Develop earthwork plans that integrate geotechnical insights, ensuring the safe and cost-effective execution of projects.
- Material Selection: Recommend suitable construction materials based on geotechnical findings to optimise project performance and durability.
- Quality Assurance: Implement rigorous quality control measures to monitor earthwork activities, ensuring adherence to industry standards and safety protocols.
- Risk Management: Identify geotechnical risks and challenges, and devise strategies to mitigate them. Prepare contingency plans to address unforeseen issues.
- Collaborative Coordination: Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including surveyors, environmental specialists, and construction crews, to facilitate seamless project execution.
- Documentation: Maintain comprehensive project records, including geotechnical reports, soil test results, and design documentation.
- Degree in Civil Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, or a related field.
- Experience as a Geotech - Earthworks Engineer, with a minimum of 5+ years in a similar role.
- Proficiency in geotechnical analysis software and AutoCAD.
- Strong understanding of geotechnical principles, soil mechanics, and foundation engineering.
- Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
- Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
- Familiarity with environmental regulations and sustainable construction practices is advantageous.
- Competitive Salary €60,000-€70,000 / GBP equivalent
- Company Vehicle/Car Allowance.
- DIS/EAP/Bonus/Annual Pay Review.
- Generous contributory pension
- Health & Life Insurance.
- Continuous Professional Development (CPD).
- Professional membership and subscription fees covered.
- 26 Days Annual Leave.
- Established in 2004, Alpine Recruitment Group is a dedicated recruitment solutions business with offices in Ireland and the United Kingdom.
- We offer our services in permanent, temporary, contract and executive recruitment.
- We are the partner of choice for leading main contractors, developers, and consultants in Ireland & overseas.
- Our team of consultants with industry backgrounds treat career-seeking candidates with the same high service as our clients.
- We aim to develop authentic business partnerships that extend past the initial recruitment process