Site Investigation Engineer

Job Title: Site Investigation Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH28610
Contact Name: Tom Herbert
Contact Email:

A strong opportunity has arisen for a site investigation engineer from either a GeoEnvironmental or Geotechnical background, to join a sector leading organisation in their Yorkshire team.

You will be working on site managing various ground investigations for industrial, residential and infrastructure development. Experience managing similar projects within a consultancy setting is mandatory.


  • Supervision of site investigations
  • 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
  • Completion of Desk Top Studies
  • Factual reporting, data processing with some interpretative reporting
  • Assisting senior staff with project related duties
  • Oversee department equipment - allocation, hire, servicing and repairs
  • Travel and attend internal and external meetings as required
  • Conduct internal paperwork as required

Person specification:

  • Experience in the supervision and management of ground investigation contracts
  • Experience in compliance with CDM regulations and production of H&S documentation
  • Depending on qualifications already held the post holder will be expected to attend and pass internal and industry recognised external training courses
  • Maintenance of ground investigation equipment
  • Full valid UK driving license

Salary and benefits:

  • £Commensurate with experience
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • A flexible benefits programme including the option to buy additional holidays and private health care
  • Regular training and career development

This is a strong opportunity to join a market leading team at an exciting point of their development. Please contact Tom Herbert at Allen & York for more information.