Current Opportunities

Geotechnical Engineer / Engineering Geologist (5 years’ experience)

Central Coast, NSW

About the Role

Currently we are expanding both our capabilities and market share and therefore need a high calibre geotechnical engineer to assist with our growing clientele. You will apply your knowledge and skills to support our geotechnical team in the Central Coast office and working with an enthusiastic, energetic and diverse team to exceed client’s expectations.

Your responsibilities may include:

  • Preparing winning tenders and proposals.
  • Planning and coordinating field investigations for a wide variety of medium to large scale residential / commercial / industrial / infrastructure projects.
  • Coordination and oversight of site inspection / testing / monitoring services for construction sites for a range of earthworks, pavements, deep excavation, road, rail and tunnel projects.
  • Completion or direction of analysis and problem-solving using software such as Slope/W, WALLAP, CIRCLY, Plaxis and FLAC to facilitate the geotechnical, structural, civil and environmental designs.
  • Writing technical memoranda, letters and reports to a high standard, as expected by our clients.
  • Business development, client development and management.
  • Mentoring of other geotechnical professionals within the geotechnical team.

About the Candidate

  • Ideally, 5 years' professional experience as a Geotechnical Engineer with experience in site investigations.
  • Practically minded and enjoy outdoor work.
  • Must hold a current valid full driver licence class C (manual licence highly regarded).
  • Ability to work in a team-based environment.
  • Able to communicate effectively with colleagues, clients, contractors and auditors.
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Proven problem solving and pattern recognition skills.
  • High level of computer skills.
  • High commitment to safety.

Advantages and Benefits of Working for Douglas Partners

  • Enjoy working for a company that is committed to investing in your future. You will be part of a collaborative team where you will be encouraged to continue your professional development and advance your skills and expertise.
  • Our ethos is to provide our people with the opportunity to enjoy the benefits of their efforts. This includes regular salary reviews and an annual bonus system. Provision of enhanced superannuation and annual leave following service milestones is also offered.
  • Work flexibly in a supportive environment underpinned by our values of safety, honesty, dependability, cooperation, positivity, respect and flexibility.


If this position sounds like you, we would like to hear from you. Please submit a resume and brief covering letter demonstrating your qualifications, experience and career achievements for consideration.

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