Mar 26, 2024

Principal Geotechnical Engineer/Engineering Geologist (Quarrying)

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  • TF10, Chetwynd Aston, Telford and Wrekin

Job Description

Richter is an engineering design consultancy Operating out of 12 strategically located UK offices. At the heart of our practice is our team of experienced engineers and technicians, who provide specialist engineering design services. About The Role We have a unique opportunity for Senior Engineering Geologist/Geotechnical Engineer to join an industry leading Geology and Geotechnical team in our Shropshire office. We have a unique opportunity for Senior Engineering Geologist/Geotechnical Engineer to join an industry leading Geology and Geotechnical team in our Shropshire office. This is a great opportunity to further develop your technical skills whilst working in an engaging and collaborative team. You will be provide a wide range of geological and geotechnical support to the business including, quarry planning and design, Mineral Reserves and Resource assessments, You will assist in the delivery of Geotechnical input to projects. You 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 responsibilities and roles within the Geotechnical team aimed at developing your career as a Geotechnical specialist. About You Essential Criteria: * Demonstratable experience in industry and have attained chartership with an appropriate professional body. * BEng or MEng degree in a Geology related subject Geology, Engineering Geology, or a relevant earth science. * Sound working knowledge of Digital terrain modelling software, ideally LSS. * Good understanding of legislation and regulations in relation to UK quarrying industry. * Able to develop robust, cost-effective designs and assessment using the most up-to-date practices. The Individual: * Good interpersonal skills and being a team player. * Proven ability & confident with report writing and presentation skills. * A full UK driving licence. * Flexibility to travel for work. Comfortable with extended stays away from your home location. About Us Why Richter? At Richter, we pride ourselves on attracting and retaining the brightest and best, fuelled by a professional environment built on achievement, creativity and career satisfaction. We find innovative solutions to modern problems. We do what we say we’re going to do – and we make a positive impact on our world through constant learning, innovative thinking, and passion for the work. We ensure that we offer personal development to all within our organisation which allows you to progress your career and offer the opportunity to be mentored by industry recognised Technical Leaders in their field, who will lend you their experience and ensure that the training you receive will give you the best possible chance of success. Along with offering a competitive salary, you will become part of a collaborative, intelligent and friendly team in an excellent working environment. We welcome and encourage any aspiring engineer who shares our fascination with construction, design and a wonder for how things work, and who looks at the world with curiosity and vision. Our Business Richter was founded to execute projects as efficiently as possible, to the maximum ethical standard. We deliver engineering works with a deep consideration for every conceivable aspect. We’re continually developing ourselves – as engineers, as a company, and as individuals – to construct in a way that protects natural resources, and create true harmony with the world around us. We’re here to inspire our peers in the industry to be bolder and think bigger – and support younger generations to pursue a career in engineering. Richter is an engineering design consultancy specialising in temporary works design and construction sequences. Our team of civil, structural and geotechnical engineers have a wealth of experience working on buildings, bridges, geotechnical, marine work, refurbishments, railways, infrastructure and demolition. There is no construction challenge we cannot accept. We have an impressive portfolio of projects, and are known for taking on and delivering the complex projects that others cannot with a company culture that drives forward our success. We are a collaborative organisation that supports each other as individuals and as a firm to deliver the best possible solution to the project, thus maintaining our reputation for innovation and lateral thinking to ensure we provide the most economical and least wasteful solution to engineering schemes. You cannot build the world without Richter – we build to improve the way we all live. We engineer value, together. Richter is committed to having a diverse and inclusive workforce. As an Equal Opportunities Employer, we welcome all qualified applicants. You will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to sex, race, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status. We recognise that not all disabilities are visible and will make reasonable adjustments to cater for diverse applicants in the selection and assessment process

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