Project Manager – Piling

Laing O'Rourke

Project Manager – Piling

Geographical areas considered: Oxfordshire, London, North West, East

Are you an expert in supporting buildings? The let Laing O’Rourke support you in your career.

We are looking for piling professionals for multiple projects and areas in the UK. Do you have a good knowledge of different pile types? Then put your expertise to the test on some of the UK’s biggest and most complex projects with Expanded Geotechnical.

Expanded geotechnical are one of the UKs most successful and innovative piling and ground engineering companies, working throughout the UK. We have delivered some of the most complex and challenging piling schemes of recent years.

If you take a hands on management approach with an in-house team then keep reading. Do you know about construction sequencing and methodology? How about different piling techniques? Then come and join a real innovator in the geotechnical arena.

What skills and experience do you need?


  • Sequencing and construction methodology
  • Geometry, load paths and stability advice
  • Informing cost plans and value engineering
  • Expertise on different piling types and techniques


  • Temporary works expertise – desirable
  • Cranage and lift plans expertise – desirable

Some of the expertise that will help you excel

  • Preferably experience of large diameter piles under bentonite or polymer including the technical aspects of and influences on pile capacity and installation
  • Understanding of the importance of input to work winning and pre-contract discussions with structural designers, customers and their professional advisors
  • Willingness to embrace new technology such as digital management platforms
  • Safety, customer and quality focussed
  • Basic commercial and contractual knowledge appropriate to piling sub-contracts
  • An instinct for establishing safe and productive project sites

Our offering includes Rotary augured piles / large diameter capability, CFA including deep / large diameter capability, Secant and contiguous retaining walls, Plunge column piles, Diaphragm walls, Restricted access piling, Pile extraction / removal, Slurry wall, Support fluid and polymer expertise, Rock and obstruction coring, Sheet piling and Marine works.

Are you a great communicator with around 5 years of experience in piling projects? Then we need your expertise to deliver the foundations for a better future. Apply today and don’t miss out.

Comparable job titles include: Project Engineer, Contracts Manager, Lead Piling Engineer, Area Piling Project Manager, Assistant Project Manager, Senior Engineer

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