Building better technology
for the civil engineering industry

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for the civil engineering industry

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We are a company where innovation in every area is valued, where few join and even fewer leave. Many of our staff have been with us most of their professional career and its that loyalty and dedication we strive for in every recruit. It's our people who provide the innovations that help our customers stay ahead in some of the world's fastest-moving markets.

We all have it in us: the ability to be remarkable. The difference lies in connecting with the right company. We aim to select the right people from whatever culture and background, who will work together to achieve amazing results. As part of this unique organization, our people enjoy career opportunities many people never manage to find in a lifetime, international travel, research and development, training and more.

As a manufacturer we are heavily involved in research, design and sale of Mechanical and Electrical systems. We create our own Software and provide all the Supporting systems for a wide range of technologies covering all aspects of our product ranges. We don't outsource, we develop.

Current Vacancies:

Job Tile: Geotechnical Service Engineer

Role Type: Permanent, Full time

Location: Reading, Berkshire

Job Description

The role of the Geotechnical Support Engineer is a pivotal role, you will be working within a team, and required to interact with other departments within the company. The role is a customer facing position, where you must be able to confidently represent the company. As such, a high standard of communication skills is required.

The role is varied and requires the appointee to be organised, methodical and willing to learn new skills. He/she must be keen to handle multiple tasks and be flexible, work well under pressure and manage and prioritise their own workload.

Main Duties are, but are not limited to:

  • In-house testing of software (no programming knowledge required), running laboratory tests for fault finding/development.
  • Assisting the production team with system calibrations & testing.
  • Installation & training of VJ Tech equipment at the customer site, both internationally and in the UK
  • De-bugging and solving of problem issues with customer systems and products either remotely from the office or on-site
  • Preparation and maintenance of technical documentation, manuals etc…
  • Attend Conferences and Exhibitions when required, wherever they are located
  • Supporting Sales and non-technical staff within the company
  • Communication with potential customers to identify their technical requirements for testing, producing sales quotations to meet their specific needs where necessary

Person Specification:

  • Minimum graduate level Civil/Geotechnical Engineer or similar, ideally with some experience in lab testing 
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills in English, both oral and written
  • Ability to quickly learn in-house developed software packages
  • A basic understanding of electronic/electrical/mechanical system components
  • Good time management and prioritisation of work to agreed deadlines 
  • A flexible approach to work with a willingness to work with any member within the company
  • Willing and able to deliver presentations
  • Experience of writing papers or other technical literature would be an advantage.


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