About Geotechnical Engineer job responsibilities and skills required

Geotechnical Engineer

Geotechnical Engineer ideally deals with the soils, structural backgrounds and mechanics, submarine pipelines, geology engineering and all disciplines relating to civil engineering designs and constructions.

They are recruited by  companies having its core business  in the Oil & Gas Industry,Subsea Engineering, Planning engineering, foundation engineering etc.. on an  international basis.

Skills Required:

  • An Civil Engineering degree from accredited civil engineering institution with geotechnical engineering as main subject in the bachelors or masters degree.
  • Good Analytical skill and ability to work as a team with other members of the project.
  • Excellent knowledge in  computer softwares pertaining to geotechnical designing.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.


To gather project related data and do analysis from engineering viewpoint.

Prepare and  market proposals using  specialist computer software.

Make complex calculations  in assessing structures and to create two or three dimensional model for analysis.

Work with team of geotechnical engineers to complete the project in time.