Senior Geotechnical Engineer Job
Golder - Reno, NV

This job posting is no longer available on Golder Associates Ltd.. Find similar jobs: Senior Geotechnical Engineer jobs - Golder jobs

Senior Geotechnical Engineer


Job ID: 2013-8960
Area of Interest: EN - Geotechnical Engineering, Soil and Rock Mechanics
Job Type: Full Time
# of Positions: 1
Education (Minimum): Masters Degree
Posted Date: 2/8/2013
Experience (Years): 8

Job Responsibilities:

As a global, employee-owned organization with over 50 years of experience, Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity.
From more than 180 offices worldwide, our over 8000 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.

For more information, visit

Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer for the Reno office.

Oversight and independent management of projects and project tasks including interpretation of data, analysis, and development of conclusions and recommendations. Candidate will work directly under senior staff and manage junior professional and technical staff. Candidate must have strong technical and analytical skills and demonstrated experience in geotechnical investigations, soil classification, laboratory testing, geotechnical analyses and design, slope stability evaluations, foundation recommendations, mine infrastructure and waste facility development and mine closure design, and report preparation. Numerical modeling of unsaturated soil mechanics and of rock mechanics is preferred. Candidate will be responsible for preparing project proposals, managing projects, and interfacing directly with clients.

Job Requirements:
This position requires current licensure as a Professional Civil Engineer in the state of Nevada or the ability to obtain through reciprocity. Candidate must have a minimum of 8 years experience. Candidate must have experience independently managing projects. Candidate must be willing to travel domestically and internationally for short-duration to occasional extended assignments at remote locations. Computer proficiency required and AutoCAD preferred. Experience and education in numerical modeling in soil mechanics is required. Candidates must exhibit strong writing skills, a strong work ethic, attention to detail, and excellent communications skills.

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.

No telephone calls or emails please.