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Graduate Geo-Environmental Engineer

Salary £20,000 - £23,000
Location Wakefield
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This is a {Advertised Permanent / Temporary}, {Advertised Full Time / Part Time} vacancy that will close in {x} days at {xx:xx} BST.

We are now looking to recruit a Graduate Geotechnical Engineer to work full time.  This role will be based out of Wakefield. Currently, we are operating remote working for many of our office-based employees and this is expected to evolve into a blended working arrangement when restrictions enable this.

Graduate Geotechnical Engineer - Wakefield




  • Supervision of site investigations (working away from home will be required).
  • Logging of soil and rock in accordance with BS5930:2015
  • Managing site investigation works, including pricing of works, dealing with suppliers and preparation of health and safety documentation, reporting and data processing.
  • Assisting senior staff with project related duties.
  • Oversee department equipment - allocation, hire, servicing and repairs.
  • Travel and attend internal and external meetings as required.
  • Adhere to working instructions as specified from internal and external clients.
  • Conduct internal paperwork as required.



Essential Professional/Technical Skills & Qualifications


  • At least 6 months experience in the supervision and management of ground investigation contracts.
  • Experience in compliance with CDM regulations and production of H&S documentation.
  • The post holder will be expected to attend and pass internal and industry recognised external training courses. These may include, PTS, NRASWA, CCNSG, towing license, CAT, First Aid and manual handling training.
  • Maintenance of ground investigation equipment.
  • UK Driving License



Person specification:


  • Conduct business in a professional manner at all times
  • Experience of people management
  • Flexible in approach to work – both with regard to working hours and working away from home
  • Ability to work to deadlines & targets


Salary and benefits:


  • Starting Salary of £21,500 - flexible depending on experience
  • Life Assurance
  • A flexible benefits programme including the option to buy additional holidays and private health care
  • Regular training and career development 


RSK is a leading environmental, engineering and technical services group providing dynamic, multidisciplinary services to a wide range of sectors. We know that the world faces some very significant challenges in the years to come. The United Nations are referring to the ‘Decade of Action’, saying that we have “ten years to transform our world” and to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals. RSK is on a mission to deliver solutions which will help to address these major global challenges, reshaping our natural and built environments and creating a more sustainable future. We need an outstanding workforce to help us achieve this. Do you have what it takes?

RSK was founded in 1989 and has grown considerably since then. In fact, Environment Analyst recently highlighted RSK’s growth commenting, “Few companies in the environmental services sector can claim to be expanding at the same pace as RSK.” Today, we are a group of over 120 businesses, many of which operate under different brands, employing over 7,000 employees worldwide. We plan to keep growing and are looking for professionals who have the passion, skills, and spirit needed to grow with us.

Since the beginning, our philosophy has remained the same: employ, develop and reward talented people. Employees are at the heart of our business, and we recognise that our success is founded on the talent of our people. As a company, we want you to share in our achievements and we want to be a conduit for your success. RSK prides itself on providing employees with a rewarding and challenging career by encouraging continuing professional development and enabling employees to reach their full potential. Despite our growing numbers, we are determined to maintain the people-centric culture that RSK was built on, fostering entrepreneurialism, and applying a caring and compassionate approach to all that we do.

Life Assurance

Annual Leave Purchase

Cycle to Work Scheme

Discounted Gym Membership

Mental Health Support

Electric Vehicle Salary Sacrifice Scheme

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