Profile Middle East is a service provider with more than 20 years of experience in the market which specializes in Technical Field and HR Consultancy Services in the Industrial Sector (Oil & Gas, Engineering, Construction, Commissioning) with our focus on the Middle East region and a worldwide presence.

For our own projects, we are looking for a:


Ref code: CR_2402-155_ Geotechnical Engineer

Job summary


The role of a Geotechnical Engineer is to analyze and determine the possible impacts of soil and rock on a construction site when placed under pressure from structures. This analysis can help determine what materials must be used in the structure’s foundation or overall design or whether the project needs additional measures to ensure it is safe.


  • Obtain soil and rock samples to determine compressibility, efficiency, strength, and other certain factors that affect the structure’s behavior
  • Perform and review face mapping of rock slopes and cuts and stabilization measures
  • Plan field investigations by drilling and analyzing samples of bedrock or deposits
  • Look at the risk of geological hazards and make sure any factors affecting engineering works are identified and managed
  • Use specialist computer software to create analytical 2D and 3D models
  • Manage staff, including other engineering geologists, geotechnical engineers, consultants and contractors
  • Undertake data collection, analysis, evaluation and reporting
  • Determine the safe load for soil
  • Analyze and map technical results retrieved from seismic surveys, investigate subsurface conditions and materials to determine properties and risks


  • Experience: Minimum 5 years in a consultancy company or 7 in a contractor
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Master of Science in Geotechnical Engineering preferred)
  • Proficiency in using geotechnical analysis and design software
  • Have a deep understanding of soil and rock mechanics and geology to help manage ground conditions in engineering projects
  • Understanding of ethical standards with consideration to public safety and environmental impact
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with clients and other teams
  • Excellent written and communication skills


Contract Duration: 1 year – Extendable;

Job Location: Tabuk, Saudi Arabia;

Profile Middle East upholds workplace equality and diversity, assessing candidates solely on merit and potential.

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