Engineering Geologist | Renewable Energy & Infrastructure | Weymouth

Posted 10 June 2024
Salary £45 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameNic Yates

Job description

​Engineering Geologist | Renewable Energy and Infrastructure Projects | Dorset

TGRC is excited to offer an opportunity for an Engineering Geologist to join our team, focusing on renewable energy and infrastructure projects. This essential role is based in Weymouth, offering a unique chance to contribute to sustainable development in a dynamic environment.

Position Overview

Duration: 12-month fixed-term contract
Location: Weymouth
Experience: Previous experience in energy projects beneficial
Compensation: £45 per hour

Job Description

As an Engineering Geologist, you will be pivotal in analyzing and interpreting geological data to support the successful delivery of our projects. Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Geological Mapping and Sampling: Execute field investigations to collect rock and soil samples, creating detailed geological maps that inform project decisions.

  • Site Investigation: Lead comprehensive site assessments to determine geotechnical properties, overseeing drilling and sampling activities.

  • Data Analysis and Reporting: Use specialized software to analyze geological data, preparing reports that guide engineering designs and construction plans.

  • Risk Assessment: Identify geological risks associated with project sites and develop effective mitigation strategies.

  • Project Collaboration: Work closely with engineers, environmental scientists, and project managers to ensure geological factors are integrated throughout project planning and execution.

  • Regulatory Compliance: Ensure all geological activities comply with relevant environmental laws and standards.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Geology, Earth Sciences, or related field.

  • Demonstrable experience as an Engineering Geologist, preferably within the renewable energy or infrastructure sectors.

  • Proficiency in geological software and GIS technologies.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

  • Strong communication skills, capable of delivering clear and concise reports.

  • Legal right to work in the UK.

Application Process

Qualified candidates are invited to send their CV and a cover letter highlighting their suitability for this role to Nic Yates at n.yates@tgrcinc.com.

About TGRC

TGRC is a leading recruitment agency specializing in the renewable energy and environmental sectors. We connect skilled professionals with innovative companies that are driving sustainable changes across the globe. Join us to make a lasting impact through meaningful projects.

Don't miss this opportunity to be part of a team that values your expertise and dedication to shaping a sustainable future. Apply today to advance your career in an exciting field!