Geotechnical/Geoenvironmental Associate Director

  • Job Reference: 797213643-2
  • Date Posted: 25 November 2022
  • Employer: Penguin Recruitment
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £55,000 to £65,000
  • Sector: Engineering and Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Penguin Recruitment are excited to be working alongside a global, multidisciplinary consultancy in their search for a Geoenvironmental/Geotechnical Associate Director.

This future thinking, innovative consultancy are looking for the best talent in the UK. You will be joining a team of award winning geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineers on some on some of Britain's largest ground investigation projects.


  • Detailed understanding of the land contamination regime within the UK
  • Experience in leading the preparation and delivery of geoenvironmental Phase 1 and Phase 2 reports
  • Competent in planning, designing and managing geoenvironmental ground investigations
  • Technical degree in a relevant field e.g geology
  • Educated to a higher degree level in a relevant field: engineering geology, geotechnical engineering, contaminated land, environmental science, hydrogeology, or similar, is desirable.
  • Chartered
  • Working towards SiLC/SQP and/or SoBRA or QP under DoWCoP
  • Team management experience

Main duties:

  • Leadership of geoenvironmental ground investigation scope and design
  • Project and Staff management
  • Ensuring all projects are delivered to an exceptional standard and inline with health, safety and environmental standards
  • Competent in developing Remediation Options Appraisals, Remediation Strategies and Remediation Verification Report preparation, inclusive of defendable data assessment
  • Client facing
  • Winning contracts

In return, you will be offered:

  • A competitive salary
  • Generous pension package
  • Bonus scheme
  • Flexible benefits
  • Wide range of projects

If the role is of interest to you, or if you are searching for other roles relating planning, please do not hesitate to contact Matt Cairns on (phone number removed) or email (url removed). We have many more vacancies available on our website (url removed). This is a permanent role. Penguin Recruitment is