|Title||Senior Geotechnical Advisor|
|Directorate||Professional & Technical Solutions|
|Preferred Location||Bedford or Birmingham|
|Salary||£40,188 - £44,208|
|Number of Positions||1|
|Working Pattern||Full Time|
|Closing Date||18 Apr 2017|
The Professional and Technical Solutions Directorate is responsible for supporting the operational delivery and improvement of Highways England’s road network by providing specialist technical advice to both internal and external parties. The Directorate develops standards and guidance and also includes business-wide services for Health and Safety.
This position sits within the Geotechnics and Pavements Group, which is responsible for the technical governance of the road pavement and earthwork assets and the provision of effective policy and technical advice, contributing to best practice on design, construction, management and maintenance.
Highways England is currently recruiting for a Senior Geotechnical Advisor to be based in preferably Bedford, or alternatively Birmingham.
This is an opportunity for a motivated geotechnical engineer, as you will mostly be working independently and are expected to manage your workload effectively.
You will provide geotechnical advice and certification services to meet project leaders’ requirements, often working closely with supply chain designers and contractors.
You will also assist in the development and maintenance of relevant policy documents in line with technical innovations, industry best practice and Highways England objectives.
Experience, Skills & Qualifications
All applications must be accompanied with a current CV which will be used to assess your suitability for the role. Please ensure all the skills, experience and qualifications requested are clearly demonstrated in your CV as explained in the body of this advert.
Interviews will be from week commencing 8th May 2017 in Birmingham.
Please note that Highways England reserve the right to close the advert before the advertised closing date should a sufficient response have been received. Therefore, please complete your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
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