Project Engineer / Project Geologist

An opportunity has arisen for a Project Engineer or a Project Geologist: this role will involve the preparation, planning, implementation, management and reporting of ground investigation projects.

Supervising sites singly or working on large ground investigations as part of a team, the duties, and responsibilities range widely from safety to technical.  A can-do attitude is essential along with a full clean driving licence.

You will be based at our Hamilton Scotland location and will be required to travel to other office locations throughout the UK / work outdoors in all weathers and away from home. 

Responsibilities and Activities:

·       Safety – risk assessment and site safety

·       Soil and Core logging

·       Site preparation, supervision and management

·       Project management

·       Factual Reporting and basic interpretative reporting

·       Data management

·       Risk Assessment and Method Statement Production 

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

BSc in Geology, Civil Engineering, Environmental Science or Earth Science

BS5930, Eurocodes etc, Specification for GI

Risk Assessment & Site Management experience

  • Project and Client Management skills
  • Site management – multiple aspects
  • Commercial awareness
  • Full driver licence (travel is a requirement)
  • Qualifications - CSCS, SMSTS, First Aid, EUSR1

Role: Project Engineer or Project Geologist  

Location: Hamilton Scotland

Duration: Permanent

Hours: Full time – 45 hours

Salary: Competitive  

We are Igne Group Limited, a synergetic amalgamation of six companies, renowned within our respective fields, with over 350 years of combined experience. A one-stop-shop for pre- and post-construction services. Igne’s six service categories are: site investigation, testing, unexploded ordnance, water wells, geothermal, and geo-environmental.

Igne was formed to offer actionable insight and critical services available on time, on budget, and on scope. By uniting SafeLane UK UXO, WB&AD Morgan, Raeburn Drilling and Geotechnical (including the Northern branch), Terra Tek, DTS Raeburn, and Allied Exploration and Geotechnics, Igne offers strength in depth and breadth of services and capabilities. It offers stand-alone or fully integrated services and can support an entire project’s lifecycle.

If you feel like joining an innovative, fast paced and dedicated team who are making a difference, send us your up-to-date CV to, we would love to hear from you.

We are committed to equal opportunities for all staff. Applications are encouraged regardless of age, sex, disability, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, and marriage and civil partnerships.


LocationHamilton, Scotland

TitleProject Engineer / Project Geologist


HoursFull Time

How to apply

Please Contact Sharon Hemingway - Head of HR

Contact NameSharon Hemingway

Tel0371 789 1000