Career Opportunities at GRM

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1 Position Available: Principal Geo-Environmental or Geotechnical Engineer
See specification for current vacancy below:

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Principal Geo-Environmental or Geotechnical Engineer
As part of our planned growth strategy, we are looking for an experienced Principal Engineer with a background in land assessment and UK building development consultancy that can help teams of technical staff.

Location: Burton upon Trent
Salary/Rate: £40K+ (dependent on experience)

Key Attributes:
Experience (min. 8 years) in a ground investigation and UK building environment and fully capable of living up to our ethos of “No Problems, Only Solutions”.
Chartered, ideally with an BSc in Geology or Engineering and an MSc in Geotechnical or Foundation Engineering.
An enterprising team player with good inter-personal skills and proactive character.

Role Outline:
Help and/or Lead with the more geotechnically challenging  projects at Burton HQ, and support a satellite office. Liaise closely with our specialist environmental team to ensure "joined-up" solutions.
Managing projects from inception to completion.
Prepare and manage financial budgets.
Undertake some fieldwork but mostly supervise fieldwork by others.
Writing and checking of; interpretative Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental reports to UK standards.
A thorough understanding of characterising ground conditions and providing recommendations covering foundation design, ground improvements, earthworks, retaining wall, mining and slope stability assessments.
Technical support and mentoring to junior and senior staff.
Reviewing technical reports by other companies to provide summarised budgetary guidance for developers.
A full UK driver's licence is required for travelling.
CSCS card would be advantageous.

In return GRM offer a unique working environment, employment security, career progression, 4 x annual salary Life Insurance, 4-6% Matched Pension, Payment of Professional Membership, 32 days annual leave.

Apply with CV by email to or letter to, Recruitment, GRM, Laurus House, First Av., Burton upon Trent, DE14 2WH. 


GRM are not currently recruiting for other staff.

However, individuals who wish to submit their CV, availability, and salary expectations, for roles listed below, are welcome to do so, as long as you can wait for us to get back in touch when we do need to recruit.

CVs are welcome for the following roles:
Engineering Geologist, Environmental Engineer/Scientist, Geotechnical Engineer, CAD Technicians, Foundation Inspectors. 

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