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Job Opportunity

Senior Geotechnical Engineer / Engineering Geologist

Ground Investigations Ireland are recruiting a Senior Geotechnical Engineer / Engineering Geologist. The successful candidate will work on a broad range of Geotechnical projects. The role will focus mainly on geotechnical projects with an overlap with parallel geo-environmental site investigations. 

The role will be based in our Dublin office with a requirement for site work throughout the country.


  • Design and management of site investigation and monitoring programmes including liaising with project design teams i.e. clients and engineers.
  • Supervision of geotechnical site investigations.
  • Interpretation and presentation of laboratory and field data.
  • Preparation of factual and interpretive reports.
  • Ensuring quality across all stages of projects.
  • Implementation of H&S policy across all projects.
  • Maintain and develop existing and new client relationships.
  • Mentoring of junior staff.

Required Experience:

  • Degree in Civil / Geotechnical Engineering or Engineering Geology - Masters Degree in Geotechnical Engineering or Engineering Geology desirable.
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience.
  • Strong technical knowledge and demonstrable experience of site investigation design and supervision.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects including liaising with various project stakeholders essential. 
  • Strong report writing and communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of GIS, AutoCAD and logging software required.
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office are essential.
  • Experience in the classification and management of waste in line with current environmental legislation.
  • Good knowledge of Irish and EU environmental legislation, licencing and industry best practice standards.
  • Chartered or Professional accreditation or working towards accreditation (IEI, IGI etc,). 
  • Full Clean Driving Licence required.


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