Technical Director - Geotechnical

Region:
United Kingdom
Vicinity:
South East
Sector:
Geotechnical Jobs
Job Category:
Geotechnical Engineer
Job Type:
Permanent
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
Salary:
€65,000 to €75,000 per annum
Posted:
30/07/2018
Start Date:
30/07/2018
Recruiter:
Mattinson Partnership
Job Ref:
17689

Our client is a global leader in environmental consultancy delivering major buildings and infrastructure projects across the UK. After an excellent start to the year, and further projected growth in turnover and staffing levels, they are now looking to make a strategic appointment into their Geotechnical team at Technical Director Level. From your base in the Guildford office, you’ll work alongside environmental and engineering colleagues whilst collaborating with colleagues in Surrey and London, to step into the role of geotechnical specialist for the South East business unit.

This role would suit individuals who are looking to focus their career on the technical aspects of geotechnical consultancy. You’ll have experience of delivering technically challenging work to clients and have a reputation for problem solving to deliver solutions to clients.

What will you be doing?

Your position as Technical Director of the Guildford geotechnical team, will see you will lead, manage and deliver projects locally and nationally from your Surrey base. The operational aspects of the team will be managed by a colleague but you’ll work closely together to ensure team members in London and on project secondments are delivering excellent work and progressing their careers.

You will proactively manage projects, allocating resources and managing subcontractors and sub-consultants. Quality assurance and quality control on projects will be a main responsibility so you should have a good eye for detail! You will be directing and working in collaboration with other design disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design. In reward for your efforts, you’ll have a place on the Senior Management Team, working in partnership with select senior staff to build on the team’s success and ensure future security and growth for the team.

What do you need?

* Geology or Civil Engineering first degree and be Professionally Qualified (CGeol, MICE, MIMM)
* Proven extensive experience of managing geotechnical inputs for infrastructure projects, ideally across rail, utilities and highways sectors
* Experience of preparing geotechnical / engineering geology aspects of bids and wider business development initiatives

Renowned for empowering and investing in their staff, this role would suit a technical expert who is motivated to embrace a new challenge – Do you want to earn a reputation for being the ‘go to’ company expert for geotech?! Your career move will be well supported by the wider team, with regular contact from the Business Director and national team of Technical Directors. With a longstanding professional relationship with this client, I’d like to answer any questions you have about the opportunity personally, so please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Geotechnical / Bristol / South West / Cardiff / Civil Engineering / Technical Director / Engineering / Management / Project Delivery / Geology

Closing Date:
10/09/2018

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