Job Opportunity at Salix: Technical Manager

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Salix are looking for a motivated and committed professional to join their growing team of soil bioengineering and erosion control specialists.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Technical support to clients for all soil erosion control and bioengineering products and services.
  • Negotiation of product sales and professional services with clients.
  • Promotion of Salix services and products through CPD presentations, conferences and workshops.
  • Outline design of solutions for slope and riverbank stabilisation using soil bioengineering principles and materials.


  • ​​Civil/River/geotechnical engineering degree or similar science degree
  • Good background knowledge of soils/river bank erosion/scour processes
  • Chartered/or working towards chartered status of a relevant institute

Experience Required
The candidate will be expected to have some experience from the following list:

  • Experience of riverbank stabilisation and channel scour control projects
  • Experience of soil bioengineering solutions
  • River Restoration
  • Experience of slope stabilisation solutions
  • Good IT skills (preferably some CAD experience): High level user Microsoft: Excel, Power Point, Project

Personal Qualities

  • Experience of/or a genuine interest to learn Soil Bioengineering techniques and products
  • Self motivated, able to work alone and as part of a team
  • Confident & articulate speaker. Ability to give both technical and promotional presentations
  • Good understanding of the river and flood industry
  • Willing to travel extensively and regularly throughout UK

UK wide work, with the option to work from home and/or from one of Salix’s regional offices.


Please forward a current CV with current renumeration package in confidence to


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