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Senior Geotechnical Engineer
Galway (Ireland)

JOB TITLE: Senior Geotechnical Engineer
REF NO: J5706
REPORT TO: Technical Director
JOB TYPE: Permanent

About the Role
RPS are seeking an experienced Senior Geotechnical Engineer. The successful candidate will become a key member of our Transport team which has an active and interesting current / upcoming project portfolio. Ideally the position will be based in our Galway office. However, there flexibility to be based in our Dublin, Cork or Sligo Offices. Travel throughout Ireland and the UK to assist with project delivery will be a requirement.

About You
• A minimum of 10 years relevant experience in Geotechnical Engineering;
• Level 9 Master’s Degree in Geotechnical Engineering or cognate discipline;
• Chartered Engineer status (CEng or equivalent).
• If you would like to join a company that focuses on creativity in design and solutions and is passionate about the service it provides, join RPS

About the Responsibilities
• Leading / project managing all stages of projects involving the design, procurement and contract supervision of geotechnical projects;
• Working as part of multi-disciplinary design teams in the delivery of transportation infrastructure;
• Providing a high-quality service to our Clients in the Public and Private Sectors;
• Managing design teams and mentoring young engineers;
• Business development and tender bid management for professional services contracts.

Key Skills/Attributes:
• A track record in the delivery of geotechnical projects;
• Detailed knowledge of the analysis and design of geotechnical works
• Track record of leading design teams and working as part of both Employer-led and Contractor-led design teams;
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

About Us
We are a recognised leader in multidisciplinary engineering, environmental, project communications and project management consultancy. Internationally, we have over 5,200 people developing pioneering, revolutionary ideas on strategic, sustainable policies and projects. In Ireland, we employ 600 of the most talented, high-performing professionals in the industry.

Applications will be accepted via the following link only:

(Registration needed) including the relevant Ref. Number: J5706

Closing Date: 02/03/2020

We do not require the assistance of Agencies at this time
Note: As with all positions, due to the dynamic nature of RPS's business, key responsibilities will evolve and change over time.

RPS is an equal opportunity employer.