Senior Geotechnical Engineer, Dublin

Do you want to join a consultancy with a culture of innovation, openness and inclusivity?

We are looking for an ambitious and self motivated person to be a key member of our new and expanding Bristol office.

As the largest independent specialist geotechnical and geoenvironmental consultancy in the UK, CGL has a proven track record as an inclusive, people orientated company, delivering leading edge services for a wide range of clients.

CGL are passionate about developing the careers of their staff. Training and career development are provided at all levels in a supportive and flexible working environment as reflected by our Investors in People Gold Status and within our core values.

Attributes to fill this role would include:

  • Competent in the planning, implementation and interpretation of site investigations;
  • Capable logging of soil and rock strata across all industry techniques;
  • Good understanding of engineering geology and ability to undertake geotechnical assessment of ground conditions and assign suitable design parameters to soils;
  • Understanding of geotechnical design solutions;
  • Appreciation of the interaction of and assessment of contaminated land aspects;
  • Ability to work in collaboration with other engineering disciplines to ensure the integrity of the overall design;
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients;
  • Good project management skills and commercial awareness;
  • A team player with a mature approach including first class inter-personal skills.

You will be expected to combine site work with design work and investigation and project management in a dynamic office environment.

We are able to offer you:                                                         

  • A competitive salary and a profit related bonus scheme
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Training and education assistance
  • Exciting and rewarding project experience
  • Generous annual leave increasing in line with service
  • Company pension scheme
  • Payment of professional subscriptions
  • Generous annual leave increasing in line with service
  • Death in service cover

Enquire or apply for this vacancy

If you think this position is the kind of opportunity you are looking for then you are welcome to call Mio Adam (HR Manager) on 01483 310600 for an informal chat. To register your interest for this position please send your CV and a covering letter to Mio at


CGL is committed to a positive policy which promotes equal opportunities in employment regardless of sex, marital status, sexual orientation, creed, colour, race or ethnic origins. This principle will apply in respect of all conditions of employment.

Applying for work with CGL

We particularly welcome applications for positions advertised directly from candidates as well as general enquiries about job opportunities from talented people interested in working for us. We will also look at speculative applications for candidates who possess relevant qualifications from agencies who wish to become a potential future recruiting partner for CGL.

Please email your CV and covering letter to Mio Adam, HR Manager: or call Mio on : 01483 310600 for more information.