job posting for geotechnical engineer in east sussex
Position title
Geotechnical Engineer

A Geotechnical Engineer is required for a leading service provider to the Civil Engineering, marine and construction sectors. Based in East Sussex this role is the ideal opportunity for an Earth Science degree graduate to embark on a rewarding career in Geotechnics.

In your role as a Geotechnical Engineer, you will be expected to develop a good understanding of the company’s soil investigation service. This will include field procedures, instrument calibrations, data processing and reporting systems. Learning will be through a combination of training on premises, self-led learning, and practical site experience.


Your duties in this job position as a Geotechnical Engineer will lead to

  • Perform data processing and data interpretation, submitted from onsite investigations.
  • Undertake QA/QC of field procedures, field data (results), data processing and reports. Ensuring their validity and reliability.
  • Liaising with clients and the project management team to ensure that Client’s requirements are understood and communicated.
  • Contribute to the writing of factual reports (for example describing fieldwork and commenting on results).
  • Adjust or specify alternative or bespoke field procedures/methods to assist with positive project outcomes in terms of quality and client objectives

This Geotechnical Engineering role represents a superb opportunity for a recent graduate in an Earth Science subject (Geotechnical, Geology etc) looking for their first role in industry. Alternatively, candidates with experience or those moving from post-graduate studies should also apply.

This successful Geotechnical Engineering company is well regarded in its sector, is well funded and progressive in its outlook. It offers a friendly and supportive environment for you to develop you career in Geo-Technical.


With a strong starting salary, coupled with benefits and the opportunity to advance you career in a unique, niche sector applicants can expect a rewarding career.

Site based in East Sussex in a rural location, it is important that you have your own transportation.


If you are ready for you next job as a Geotechnical Engineer contact Kevin McHugh at Senex Recruitment on 01424 211872 or email your CV.

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Employment Type
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
Job Location
Station Approach, Rye, East Sussex, TN31 7AB, United Kingdom
Working Hours
Base Salary
£25000-£32000 Per year
Date posted
March 15, 2023
Valid through
August 31, 2023
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Position: Geotechnical Engineer