Careers

Careers

We are always looking for keen, hardworking and capable people to join us. Across the company we provide excellent support, guidance and on-going training to help you develop and grow your career as part of our company.

Engineering Geologist / Geotechnical Engineer

Job Description:

An exciting, practical opportunity for an Geologist, Engineering Geologist or Geotechnical Engineer.

A wide ranging role contributing to all aspects of Terra Firma’s Ground Engineering including:

  • Site, project and staff management
  • Site visits, desk studies and  site work
  • Sample logging, lab scheduling and report writing
  • Client liaison, estimating, pricing and commercial management
  • Preparation of scheme design for geotechnical structures

This is a full time office and site based professional role. It offers challenge, variety and responsibility limited only by your ability and ambitions.

The role is fully supported by our senior staff and every encouragement is made for you to grow your career through our mapped career development route which is aligned with the Geological Society Chartered Geologist Scheme.

 

Placement Students

Job Description:

An exciting, practical opportunity for a placement Geologist, Engineering Geologist or Civil Engineer.

A hands on role which will give opportunity and exposure to a career with a specialist Ground Engineering contractor. An immersive experience you will become involved in all that Terra Firma do which will include

  • Ground investigation – site visits, desk studies and report preparation
  • Drill support role – site based and hands on
  • Design support role – office based design exposure
  • Business support – All that a small business needs!
  • Client contact, meetings and report production

This is a full time placement year role, office and site based. It offers challenge, variety and responsibility limited only by your ability and ambitions.

The role is fully supported by our senior staff and every encouragement is made for you during your time with us.

Apprenticeships

Terra Firma have long been advocates of apprenticeships and we are now looking to offer this route more widely within Terra Firma with the following schemes available now

 

Apprentice Lead Drillers

Supported by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) and the British Drilling Association (BDA) our apprentice scheme is helping to meet our drilling needs on an ongoing basis.

If you are interested in a growing, successful and rewarding career then please contact us to discuss

Apprentice Plant Mechanic

Supported by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) we are looking for a plant mechanic apprentice and are committed to doing this through our current apprenticeship scheme.

Our most recent plant apprentice won a number of awards through his hard work and our support, if you can bring hard work, determination and an open mind we can help you through our proven apprenticeship scheme to develop your career at TFGI.