Job Details
  • Reference358721A_1591317393
  • LocationSunshine Coast
  • SalaryCompetitive Annual Salary + Company Car
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantRhianna Wilson

Our client, a fast paced and innovative Engineering company, is recruiting a Senior/Principal Geotechnical Engineer to join their existing team based in Sunshine Coast, QLD. The company serves a growing client list of leading residential builders, industrial and commercial development companies, government and urban land authorities, developers, and architects. Their expertise and technical capability stretch across Civil, Structural and Geotechnical Engineering.

The Role

As a Senior/Principal Geotechnical Engineer, you will be the Sunshine Coast branch's technical leader and will work alongside the Managing Director in managing day to day operations, technical issues, and project management tasks. This position will be responsible for organising and undertaking field investigations, preparing engineering calculations, technical specifications and reports for both front-end planning studies and the detailed engineering phase for multi-disciplinary projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work closely with engineers of varying disciplines, designers and project administration
  • Scope, manage and participate in field investigations for projects in QLD
  • Interpret field data to develop geotechnical and geological models
  • Prepare both factual and interpretative geotechnical reports
  • Liaise with prospective clients and assist creating project pipeline
  • Manage and prepare new proposals
  • Provide onsite supervision and advice to clients/contractors

About You

  • A tertiary qualification in Geotechnical Engineering, or significant experience in a similar role
  • CPEng, RPEQ, NER qualifications would be highly advantageous
  • Demonstrated competency in managing and executing field investigations
  • Willingness to undertake short term assignments out of office
  • Have experience in using commercial engineering software packages
  • A desire to learn and develop your professional career

What's on Offer

  • Competitive annual salary package including company car
  • Flexible working environment
  • Challenging environment that welcomes change and innovation
  • Extensive career development opportunities

If you believe you have the necessary skills to succeed in this position, please send through an updated resume using the 'Apply' function.