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Principal Geotechnical Engineer

£55,000 - £65,000 (Permanent)

Newcastle upon Tyne, North East

Title: Principal Geotechnical Engineer

Salary: £55,000 - £65,000

Location: Newcastle


My client is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Principal Geotechnical Engineer to join their team. As a Principal Geotechnical Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in leading their geotechnical engineering projects, providing technical expertise, and mentoring junior engineers. If you are a motivated and talented individual with a strong background in geotechnical engineering, this opportunity will pose a great opportunity to develop your career in the space.


  • A strong academic background having achieved a BSc or BEng in Civil Engineering, Geology, as well as a Meng or MSc in a similar discipline.
  • Currently in possession of a chartering license.
  • Proven experience working to a high standard whilst at a Senior/Principal level within a similar Geotechnical role previously.


  • Lead and manage geotechnical engineering projects from conception to completion.
  • Conduct site investigations, geotechnical analysis, and soil/rock testing.
  • Prepare geotechnical engineering reports, designs, and recommendations.
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams on projects.
  • Mentor and provide guidance to junior engineers and staff.
  • Ensure projects adhere to safety, quality, and environmental standards.
  • Develop and maintain client relationships through effective communication and project delivery.

Additional Benefits:

  • 25 days annual leave (not including bank holidays)
  • Buy & Sell holiday scheme.
  • Highly attractive pension scheme
  • Flexible working
  • Health Insurance
  • Gym membership


If this is of interest to you, please get in touch with Dan at Conrad Consulting with your most up-to-date CV to discuss further.





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