01423 799 950


Closing date for applications: 02-10-2022

We are looking for an enthusiastic, conscientious and adaptable professional engineering geologist to join our dynamic geotechnical department in this growing Yorkshire-based company. This exciting role combines a range of office duties with field work in order to deliver geotechnical services for transmission / distribution network clients.

Energyline is a fast-growing, independent, multi-disciplinary engineering, planning and environmental consultancy based in North Yorkshire, specialising in the design and consenting of power system projects including overhead lines and underground cables.

You will be joining our experienced team of geotechnical experts to assist with servicing our projects throughout the powersystems sector. In addition to providing technical advice, we are supported by our Ground Investigation Department, providing both intrusive and non-intrusive activities.

Our head office is based near Knaresborough, while much of our fieldwork occurs throughout the UK with particular emphasis on the Scottish Highlands / Islands.

Location: Knaresborough, North Yorkshire.

 Salary: £25, 000 per annum.


Energyline supports candidates to develop their skills, knowledge and career in a structured performance related environment.

Candidates must have full UK driving licence and be available to travel to site locations within the UK, and occasionally overseas.

The role includes a 70/30 split between office/working from home and site work. Fieldwork programs can be in remote locations requiring long mobilisations (10 days on / 4 off) over several weeks. Our work involves accessing remote areas on foot, and confidence driving off-road.

Applications should include a CV and a covering letter and may be made via email to peter.ohara@energyline.ltd.uk or by uploading via the Recruitment section of our website.

This position is available immediately.

For further details or for any questions you may have, please contact the geotech office (01423-799 950).

Role specific responsibilities

  • Geo-environmental desk studies for linear infrastructure projects.
  • Site reconnaissance, geomorphological mapping and structural assessments.
  • Ground investigation supervision including logging / sampling to BS5930 / EC7.
  • Ground model assessment and analysis.
  • Development of geotechnical parameters for civil design.
  • Factual and Interpretative report writing.
  • Geotechnical data analysis, processing and production of mapping.
  • Office support - project planning, proposal and cost preparation, business development.

Experience required

  • Relevant geosciences degree (i.e. Geology, Earth Sciences, Environmental or Geotechnical Engineering), or working towards gaining BSc/BEng.
  • Familiar with ArcGIS or QGIS.
  • Proficiency with geotechnical software (e.g. GeoFine, Slope/w, Holebase) is advantageous.
  • Practical problem solving abilities and pro-active.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • An interest in developing both technical and project management skills.


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