About the opportunity:
We currently have an opportunity for a Principal Geotechnical Engineer to join our Reading Winnersh Ground Engineering team. This is a great opportunity to demonstrate your sound technical skills whilst working in an engaging and collaborative team. You will provide technical leadership, mentoring and advice for the Ground Engineering team while delivering solutions for a range of public and private sector clients. As a result, we are looking for people who have the passion and drive to be involved with major geotechnical projects across sectors including transport infrastructure, buildings, drainage, nuclear and utilities. You will be expected to keep developing your skills and explore all that you can across our global company, with opportunities to share your knowledge along the way.
As a Principal Geotechnical Engineer, you will work as part of an established team providing specialised technical support and advice on ground risk management to the wider Jacobs business and clients. You will lead or assist in the delivery of ground engineering input to projects and will also be required to provide technical guidance and support to less experienced junior engineers and technicians.
There will be opportunities for a wider degree of responsibility and roles within our Ground Engineering team aimed at developing your career as a ground engineering specialist.
The successful applicant will become part of a respected and ambitious company with excellent career prospects and international opportunities
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