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Work type: Permanent
Location: Australia - ACT
Categories: Geoservices

Geotechnical Engineer - Canberra, ACT

  • Projects include renewable energy, government, roads and transport
  • Small team environment, support when you need it but work independently
  • Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Build your business skills and your technical expertise with a diverse range of challenging projects across a wide geographic area.

About the role 

We have an exciting opportunity for a mid-level Geotechnical Engineer to join our Canberra team. You can expect to get involved in renewable energy projects as well as government and RMS projects.

Reporting to the Geotechnical Practice Lead, you will work as part of a team planning and undertaking both office and field work, completing investigation, design and full reporting of geotechnical projects.  Our geographic area is widespread and the diversity of the work will keep you engaged with no two days the same.

As a consultant you will be developing relationships with specialist contractors, clients and other consulting groups exploring opportunities for increasing workload and revenue.

About you 

You'll have qualifications in civil/geotechnical/geology engineering or similar and ideally be a member of a recognized industry association or body. Continued commitment to post graduate study is highly regarded.

Experience in a consulting environment and theoretical knowledge of geotechnical engineering and project management principles are essential.   Your experience will include in ground improvement, foundation design, slope stability assessment and stabilisation, earthworks, retaining structures particularly in commercial developments, infrastructure and land development.


About us

Every Coffey relationship is built on trust, trust that's hard-earned through our proven expertise, our depth of global experience and our commitment to stay one step ahead.

Our specialists in geoservices and project management work in partnership with our clients and colleagues across the globe.

We create value throughout the asset lifecycle in transport and property infrastructure; mining and oil and gas.

We deliver vital national and international projects for our clients.

Our united group of specialists take enormous pride in collaborating with our project partners - by digging deeper, thinking smarter, and seeing further. All so we can deliver the smartest solutions, every time.

Coffey believes in equal opportunity.

We care about what makes us different - and it's our people.

We value our unique backgrounds, experiences and thinking. Our clients do too. They're the very things that fuel collaboration and ingenuity in the solutions we deliver.

If you are interested in discussing this further please call June Roberts directly +61 2 9406 1230 or on email at


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