Technical Manager

Salix are looking for a motivated and committed professional to join our 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.

Interested : Please forward a current CV together with current remuneration package in full confidence to:

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