Geotechnical Technician

Closing date: 
Thursday, June 13, 2019 - 16:00
Kier Utilities
United Kingdom

Title: Geotechnical Technician

Salary and benefits: A Competitive Salary, 26 days annual leave, Matched Pension scheme - up to 7.5.%, x2 Share Schemes, numerous retail discounts

Location: Exeter

Business area: Strategic Highways


Kier Strategic Highways are looking to recruit a Geotechnical Technician to join the South West Design Services contract in Exeter.

Kier Highways design roads, bridges and intelligent transport systems (ITS), covering strategic and nationally important roads, as well as local roads serving local communities. Our projects range from major improvements to complete renewals of roads and structures. With specialist teams, we manage complex works from conception through to handover at the end of maintenance periods.

Key Responsibilities:

* Delivery of highways and/or geotechnical schemes on time and to budget.
* Preparing design calculations and drawings, as required.
* Preparing technical documents and reports, as required.
* Dealing with project related correspondence, as required.
* Maintaining high technical standards, consistent with the project brief.
* Assisting in project administration and control including monitoring of costs and programme
* Ensure compliance with the Quality, Safety and Environmental Management Systems.
* Comply with relevant health and safety legislation, particularly CDM Regulations
* Perform other duties as may from time to time be reasonably required.

Key Skills and Qualifications:

* C&G CAD or working towards qualification
* Ideally experience in a Civil Engineering environment
* Computer literate with competent ability and knowledge of AutoCAD and Microsoft Office

About Kier:

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Being part of Kier means living our values of being collaborative, enthusiastic and forward thinking. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it’s through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

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