Civil Engineer

5 days ago
Job ID
Area of Interest
EN - Geotechnical Engineering, Soil and Rock Mechanics
Job Type
Full Time
# of Positions
Education (Minimum)
Masters Degree
Experience (Years)

Job Responsibilities

Golder Associates is a respected, employee-owned, global company providing consulting, design, and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment, and the related areas of energy. From 180 offices worldwide, our more than 8,000 employees work with clients to manage their environmental and engineering activities in a technically sound, economically viable, and socially responsible manner.


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The Denver, Colorado office is seeking an entry level engineer to work as part of a team on civil, geotechnical, geological and mining related engineering projects.  The employee may participate in subsurface site characterization involving drilling, soil classification, rock coring; well installation and sampling; construction quality assurance; computer modeling; preparation of calculations and reports; and other activities.  The position requires domestic and international travel and field work as dictated by project demands.


Specific responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Scope, budget, execute, and interpret subsurface explorations, with senior technical advice and review;
  • Prepare project health and safety plans;
  • Interpret geotechnical field and laboratory test data to evaluate material properties such as strength, permeability, and compressibility;
  • Prepare geotechnical data reports;
  • Perform engineering analysis, such as slope stability, seepage analysis, hydrology/channel sizing, settlement evaluations, etc.
  • Prepare geotechnical recommendations reports with advice and review from senior technical practitioners;
  • Develop grading plans and designs in AutoCAD Civil 3D;
  • Perform construction quality assurance for geosynthetics or earthworks on large civil or mining projects;
  • Assist with writing reports, cost estimating, specifications, and permit documents with senior technical advice and review.

Job Requirements

Qualified candidates will possess the following skills and attributes:

  • Master's degree (preferred) in civil, geotechnical, geological, or mining engineering with an emphasis in geotechnical engineering with minimal experience in the civil, geological, mining or environmental engineering field. Golder will also consider bachelors degree and Ph.D candidates, if education and/or graduate research aligns with our business needs.  
  • Experience and proficiency with AutoCAD preferred
  • FE/EIT registration preferred
  • Eligible for employment status in the U.S.
  • Ability to travel internationally
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Professional work experience
  • Interact well with the public
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Pass a pre-employment physical including drug screen and background check.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills combined with leadership ability and a positive attitude and ability to work both independently and within groups.

Golder Associates Statement

Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy.    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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