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 Graduate Engineering Geologist - Exeter - September 2024

Graduate Engineering Geologist - Exeter - September 2024

13 Feb 2024 POSTED BY: ADMIN

Red Rock Geoscience is a geotechnical and geo-environmental consultancy who has a reputation for solving problems on difficult development sites and taking a managed risk approach to challenging geotechnical and geo-environmental problems.

We are looking to recruit a Graduate Engineering Geologist to support our geotechnical design services for a wide range of clientele on a variety of local, national and international projects.

Whilst some projects will be based in the local area, the role may also involve supervision of projects in other locations throughout the UK and overseas.


- Soil and groundwater sampling, installation and monitoring of instruments

- Scheduling and managing laboratory testing and interpreting results

- Preparing factual and interpretive reports, including desk studies and ground investigation reports

- Developing and maintaining good working relationships with the Client and other relevant stakeholders

- Ensuring compliance with relevant health, safety and environmental legislation, particularly the CDM Regulations

About You

Essential Criteria:

- BSc degree level qualified in Geology, Engineering Geology, Civil Engineering or a related subject.

- Preferably an MSc in Engineering Geology / Geotechnical Engineering

- Knowledge of the principles of Geotechnical Engineering and current UK ground investigation techniques, specifications, and standards (BS5930:2015 / Eurocode 7).

- The successful candidate must, by the start of their employment, have permission to work in the UK for over 2 years.

The Individual:

- Good verbal and written English.?

- A commitment to client care, professionalism, and personal career development.

Good attention to detail and an the ability to resolve uncertainties.

- The ability to produce work of a high standard.-

- The ability to organise your own work and time management.

- Good communication skills and ability to express ideas.

Full UK Driving License.


Why Red Rock Geoscience?

At Red Rock Geoscience, 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 and benefits package, 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.

Red Rock Geoscience 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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