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Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in South Africa. Johannesburg
SalaryR990k - R850k
Job TypePermanent
EducationBEng Hons Geotechnical
Experience15 years

Job Description

Opportunity for a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to join one of the most prestigious engineering firms in South Africa.

This senior position would also involve mentoring junior engineers

Minimum Requirements

BEng (Hons) in Geotechnical Engineering

PR Eng

Minimum 15 years experience

At least 10 years experience in foundation design

At least 5 years experience in site investigation

Multi-disciplinary projects

Very good planning and organizing skills

Adherence to deadlines

Team Player

Key Responsibility Areas

· Securing additional geotechnical work through tenders, existing Clients, developing new clients and through own established contacts

· External and internal project management of geotechnical projects and ensuring project profitability.

· Planning and leading site investigations

· Insitu test analysis

· Laboratory test analysis

· Foundation design for multiple aspects of infrastructure

· Numerical modeling of foundation bearing capacity, slope stability, tunnel support and various other geotechnical models

· Results interpretation and report writing

· Mentoring and training junior engineers

· Managing ISO 9001 quality system compliance for geotechnical projects

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 572 8866. You can also contact Caroline on 021 551 8638.

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