Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer

  • Technical
  • Leicestershire, United Kingdom

Senior Geo-Environmental Engineer

Job description

Based in Hugglescote, Leicestershire

Full time – Permanent

Salary negotiable, depending on skills and experience

M-EC is a privately-owned engineering and environmental multi-disciplinary consultancy, operating nationally from two offices. We serve both private and public sector clients in sectors including residential, commercial, industrial, retail, leisure, education and healthcare.


The Company is currently undergoing an exciting change programme and we are seeking Geo-Environmental Engineers to join the team in our Leicestershire office.


The main focus of these roles will be around the delivery of Phase I Desk Studies, Phase II Ground Investigations, remediation strategies and site support through planning and development.

If you are a suitably experienced Geo-Environmental Engineering professional looking for an exciting challenge then this position could be the perfect role for you.


Key role responsibilities:

  • Effective management of projects;
  • Delivery of projects, on time, within budget and to the required quality;
  • On-site investigation work, analysis, production and checking of technical reports and project management;
  • Co-ordination with other disciplines/offices, client liaison, fee proposals and invoicing;
  • Working collaboratively with engineers and other technicians to deliver quality evidence led reports;
  • The mentoring and supervision of Geo-Environmental apprentices, technicians and engineers.


Key skills, experience and attributes required:

  • A minimum qualification of a degree in Civil engineering, Ground engineering or other relevant Geotechnical/Environmental qualification;
  • Preferably a post graduate qualification in Ground or Environmental engineering;
  • Working towards or achieved Chartered status with the Geological Society, CIWEM, ICE or similar;
  • Demonstrable relevant experience;
  • Up to date CPD record;
  • Robust knowledge of soil geotechnical properties;
  • Robust knowledge of contamination investigation, analysis and interpretation;
  • Robust knowledge of ground investigation techniques, exploratory hole logging/sampling and laboratory testing methodologies;
  • Proficient in the use of various computer software programs including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Access) and Holebase;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to work within a team and also under own initiative; and
  • Excellent organisational skills and able to prioritise workload.

If you feel that you have the skills and attributes for this exciting opportunity then we would like to hear from you.


M-EC is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.


To obtain an application pack please email


If you have any questions regarding this job opportunity please contact HR Manager, Joanna Stevens, on 07399 880667