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Lead Geotechnical Engineer

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Date: Nov 15, 2022

Location: Sydney, New South Wales, AU

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 76939 

Job Category: Engineering 

Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 
 

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we see challenges evolving in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff, with experience in over 150 countries, to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.
 

Dynamic Earth Solutions (DES) specializes in site planning, spatial information and digital terrain modeling, surface and subsurface investigations, rock mechanics, underground structures, geotechnical laboratory services, flood forecasting and water resource management through our geotechnical, hydrotechnical, and civil site development expertise.

 

About Us
Dynamic Earth Solutions (DES) specializes in site planning, spatial information and digital terrain modeling, surface and subsurface investigations, rock mechanics, underground structures, geotechnical laboratory services, flood forecasting and water resource management through our geotechnical, hydrotechnical, and civil site development expertise.
Looking to take the next step in your career? Hatch is currently seeking a highly motivated Geotechnical Lead to join our Dynamic Earth Solutions group to support business growth in New South Wales.
Our Dynamic Earth Solutions (DES) group forms an integrated core that provides clients with outstanding project execution through our geotechnical, hydrotechnical, and civil site development expertise. From concept to operation, we are committed to providing traditional services alongside proprietary technologies and innovative thinking to deliver custom, cost-effective solutions.

 

About the Role
The Lead Geotechnical Engineer will be part of an Engineering team providing Engineering services to large and small projects. The Lead Geotechnical Engineer provides support to the Lead Civil Engineer and is responsible for supervising a team of Geotechnical Engineers and Designers. The successful person in this role will participate in a wide range of projects covering geotechnical site investigations, analysis, and design for both front end planning and the detailed engineering phase for multi-discipline projects. Construction supervision during the implementation stage of the project may also be required.
As the Lead Geotechnical Engineer, you will provide technical leadership to Project teams in our Sydney and Newcastle offices, liaise with local clients to demonstrate design competency, and assist in coordination of geotechnical engineering delivery from throughout the Australasian region.

 

About You
As the success candidate, you will bring: 
•    Well-developed knowledge of tendering and delivering geotechnical services for Infrastructure projects including foundations, pavements, earthworks, and excavations across all project phases from initial concept through to design and construction
•    Hold relevant Civil Engineering or Geology qualifications and ideally, a specialization in Geotechnical Engineering
•    Demonstrated ability to provide team guidance with advanced interpersonal skills.  
•    Previous experience in Temporary Works, Independent Verification and/or Proof Engineering will be highly regarded.  
Some travel within the Australia/Asia region and internationally as required will be required.  

 


Why join us?

 


What we offer you?

 

  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally


As an accredited Employer of Choice for Gender Equality (WGEA) and Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Within Australia, this includes supporting and encouraging a flexible workplace and a comprehensive benefit offering. If you have any special needs requirements, please discuss with us and we will do our utmost to accommodate your request.

 


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