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2018-02-202018-03-22

Candidate Geotechnical Engineer

Aecom
Cape Town
  • Job Code
    23339-1227900
Company AECOM

Job Title: Candidate Geotechnical Engineer

JobID: 23339-1227900

Location: Cape Town, ZAF

Description: **Business Line** Geotechnical

**Position Title** Candidate Geotechnical Engineer

South Africa - Western Cape

Cape Town

**Job Summary**

**Duties and Responsibilities:**

+ Planning and undertaking of geotechnical investigations for various works, including fieldwork, laboratory testing schedules, time and budget planning.

+ Analysis and evaluation of results, and preparation of geotechnical reports including recommendations and preliminary design considerations.

+ Assisting senior engineers in design of deep foundations and lateral support solutions.

+ Understanding of geotechnical engineering design and logging software.

+ Construction supervision, both locally and internationally.

+ Candidate should have a good understanding of the regional Cape geology

**Minimum Requirements**

**Experience:**

+ 3-5 years' experience.

**Skills Required:**

+ The candidate must be able to manage time and financial budgets independently.

+ Good communication is required for correspondence with clients, contractors and laboratories.

+ Willingness to travel for project related work, both locally and internationally.

+ The candidate should show a positive attitude toward AECOM's Code of Ethics and Health and Safety ethos.

**Personal Specification:**

+ Be an advocate for HSE initiatives and best practice

+ Be decisive - Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability

+ Be impactful - Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.

+ Be client-focused - Be collaborative, innovative and strategic.

+ Be the role model - Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Minimum of BSc Honours Geology or Civil Degree Specialising in Geotechnical.

+ Pr Eng registration preferred

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

**Job Category** Engineering - Geotechnical

**Country** South Africa

**Position Status** Full-Time

**Requisition/Vacancy No.** 178032BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.



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