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Our client is responsible for delivering a £965m section of the new High Speed Rail link between London and Birmingham.

22km project is from Ruislip to South Heath in Buckinghamshire. This consists of 15.8km twin Chiltern Tunnels and 3.4km Colne Valley Viaduct.


They have an opportunity for a Geotechnical Engineer to join the team on a permanent basis.


You must have proven ability to supervise and execute extensive ground investigation works with further opportunities in tunnelling earthworks and piling foundation works.


The work will involve:

Supervising ground investigation relating to tunnelling and earth moving operations in the Chiltern area.


The Person - Skills, Knowledge, and Experience:

Experience of ground investigations in the UK

Experience working in chalk preferable

BSc in Geological studies

Minimum 2-5 years' experience

Experience in tunnelling, foundation or earthworks desirable

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and will be required to provide the appropriate original evidence. Throughout the business, CarmichaelUK promotes a culture where diversity is welcomed and celebrated. We place paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy and will do our very best to support those applicants who may need adjustments in order to take part in the recruitment process. Please do let us know if you require any additional assistance by calling us on 020 8522 8888 and we will be pleased to help where possible. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business. To view similar positions at various locations throughout the UK visit our website.

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