For decades, CH2M HILL has been a global leader in engineering, consulting, design, program management, construction and operations, working on the most challenging and impactful projects around the world. Through these challenging projects, we develop our people — who transform complex and creative ideas into reality, every day. Join us and together we can work to build a sustainable world. We support you to reach your greatest career goals through continued professional development, a positive work life balance and undeniably cool engineering projects. Join employee-owned CH2M HILL and discover why our diverse team has been consistently ranked as one of the leading employers and repeatedly recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For".
Transportation Jobs at CH2M HILL
At CH2M HILL, we know life moves fast; and each day the pace picks up. From increased population to growing global businesses, as part of the Transportation Group, you will be providing solutions that help keep the world in motion. Whether it is aviation, highways and bridges, transit and rail, or ports, you will be working on the most challenging projects, leaving a positive impact for generations to come. Ready? Let's Get to Work.
Description and Desired Qualifications
CH2M HILL Geotechnical Engineering Jobs - Des Moines, IA
The challenge? Helping our communities stay safely on the move. CH2M HILL, a leading employee-owned project delivery firm for over half a century has immediate opportunities in our Des Moines, IA office.This candidate will work in large variety of nationwide transportation projects. The candidate will lead, consult, and participate in field assignments including subsurface investigation, instrumentation, monitoring, and construction assignments. Office assignments will include reviews and performance of design of shallow and deep foundations, earth retaining structures, slope stability analysis, tunneling microtunneling, analysis of testing results, preparation of technical reports and construction documents.
The candidate will have a MS in Geotechnical Engineering plus 5 to 15 years experience w/ deep foundation construction, pile driving, and drilled-shafts construction, experience with earth retaining structures, underground construction, reinforced concrete diaphragm walls, jet-Grout wall, secant pile walls, and experience with large urban construction projects. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, flexible, willing to travel, and able to work in a team setting. Experience with computer programs GRLWEAP, GINT, LPILE, PCSTABLE or UTEX, SLIDE, SHAFT 5, PLAXIS OR FLAC, DRIVEN OR A-PILE, GRWEAP, and FLORIDA PIER is preferable. Master's degree in Geotechnical Engineering is required.
- Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering Masters Degree in Geotechnical Engineering
- 5 to 15 years exp with deep foundation construction, pile driving, and drilled-shafts construction
- Experience with earth retaining structures, underground construction, reinforced concrete diaphragm walls, jet-grout wall, secant pile walls, and exp with large urban construction projects
Experience with computer programs GRLWEAP, GINT, LPILE, PCSTABLE or UTEX, SLIDE, SHAFT 5, PLAXIS OR FLAC, DRIVEN OR A-PILE, GRWEAP, and FLORIDA PIER
What you will find
At CH2M HILL, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M HILL. Ready? Let's get to work.
Developing People through Challenging Projects
CH2M HILL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.