Principal Geotechnical Engineer | Bristol | 18 Month Fixed Term Contract

Posted 10 June 2024
Salary £55,000 - £65,000
Job type Contract
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameNic Yates

Job description

​Principal Geotechnical Engineer | Renewable Energy | Bristol

TGRC is thrilled to announce a stellar opportunity for a Principal Geotechnical Engineer to spearhead exciting renewable energy and infrastructure projects. Based in Bristol, this position is perfect for a visionary eager to influence the future of sustainable engineering.

Position Overview

Duration: 18-month fixed-term contract
Location: Bristol
Experience: 2-3 years in energy projects preferred
Salary: £55,000-£65,000 per annum

Job Description

In this leadership role, you will guide a team of dedicated geotechnical engineers and play a key part in a variety of innovative projects. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Leadership and Development: Lead, mentor, and develop a team of geotechnical engineers, fostering an environment of innovation and high performance.

  • Site Investigation Expertise: Oversee detailed site investigations to ensure the integration of sustainable and effective geotechnical solutions.

  • Design and Consultation: Manage the geotechnical aspects of design processes for major projects, ensuring adherence to both safety and performance standards.

  • Project Management Excellence: Coordinate project delivery, ensuring goals are met on time, within budget, and above expectations.

  • Effective Communication: Serve as the primary geotechnical point of contact for stakeholders, delivering clear and concise project updates and recommendations.

  • Innovative Problem Solving: Address complex geotechnical challenges with creative and effective solutions, enhancing overall project sustainability and impact.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Civil Engineering, Geology, or a related discipline.

  • At least 2-3 years of experience in geotechnical engineering, particularly within renewable energy or infrastructure projects.

  • Demonstrated leadership ability and experience managing technical teams.

  • Proficiency in advanced geotechnical software and technologies.

  • Exceptional problem-solving, organizational, and communication skills.

  • Eligibility to work in the UK.

Application Process

Are you ready to lead and innovate? Apply today by sending your CV and a cover letter to Nic Yates at n.yates@tgrcinc.com, illustrating why you are the perfect fit for this role.

About TGRC

At TGRC, we are committed to connecting top talent with pioneering companies focused on sustainable infrastructure development. Join us to play a crucial role in driving sustainable engineering solutions across the globe.

Don’t miss out on this chance to lead in your field and make a significant impact. Apply now and be a part of shaping a sustainable future!