Graduate Engineer, Geotechnical – Wakefield
About Pell Frischmann:
Pell Frischmann is an international multi-disciplinary consulting engineering company with over 90 years of experience in the built environment. We are a unique business whose purpose is to generate sustainable funds to deal with the environmental and social commitments resulting from the closing of Germany’s hard-coal mining industry; so our work directly contributes to environmental protection and preservation for the future.
Our expertise and capabilities cover: Aviation, Buildings, Civil Structures, Highways & Transportation, Land Development, Rail, and Water & Wastewater.
“Excellence Through Innovation” permeates our company culture. We believe that quality engineering goes beyond simply achieving codified compliance, and we passionately pursue solutions that deliver better results for end-users via unconventional methods.
Main Purpose of the Job
We are looking for a Graduate Geotechnical Engineer with drive and enthusiasm, and who is able to demonstrate a thorough knowledge of Geotechnical engineering
You must be enthusiastic and have the desire to learn and progress within the Geotechnical space. Whilst no experience is required post degree if you have previous experience in the design of shallow and deep foundations, retaining walls, slope stability or have experience in the preparation of desk studies this will be advantageous. If not we will look to train you on the above and provide the platform for progression through our Graduate Programme that you will be enrolled in after you join.
The role will offer you exposure to a large range of project work and liaison with clients (both externally and internally from other sectors/offices).
Why Pell Frischmann?
Not only are we one of the UK’s leading engineering consultancies, we also understand a career isn’t just a job. At Pell Frischmann you will not be pigeon-holed but encouraged to thrive and develop through our learning and development programme.
If that and a competitive salary isn’t enough, we also offer other excellent benefits, including:
- 25-Days Annual Leave and Buy, Sell & Carry-Over Policies.
- Life Assurance at 4x Base salary.
- Season Ticket Loans.
- Salary Sacrifice Benefits.
- Full Learning and Development programme.
|Qualification|| A Degree in Civil Engineering. |
A post graduate degree (MSc/MEng) in geotechnical engineering or affiliated subject, and/or proven experience as a Consultant Geotechnical Engineer.
|Be approaching or working towards chartered status (CEng / MICE).|
|Experience|| Previous experience of an engineering organisation |
Experience with a focus on the detailed design of shallow and deep foundations, embedded retaining walls, deep excavations and highway design would be an advantage.
Experience in ground investigation design, specification and implementation.
|Skills|| A working knowledge of Microsoft Office, with good communication skills and report writing. |
Communication skills; Verbal & Written
| CSCS card and PTS would be an advantage.|
A working knowledge of geotechnical software such as WALLAP, Pdisp and PLAXIS is desirable.