• Senior Geotechnical Engineer

    Location US-MN-Minneapolis
    Posted Date 6 months ago(12/13/2017 1:38 PM)
    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

    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 160 offices worldwide, our over 6,500 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.


    Golder Associates is currently seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in Minneapolis, MN. In this role you will have opportunities to use your expert knowledge to Geotechnical engineering to build and develop new client relationships, help clients to solve complex problems, and mentor junior staff.


    Responsibilities will include:


    • Manage complex geotechnical engineering design and construction projects for power, transportation, and government clients;
    • Review complex geotechnical calculations;
    • Develop and maintain client relationships;
    • Mentor junior and mid-level staff;
    • Other duties as assigned

    Job Requirements

    • A Master's Degree in Geotechnical or Geological Engineering is required.
    • Professional Engineer’s license
    • 15 or more years’ relevant experience in Geotechnical Engineering


    Additional Required Knowledge and Skills:

    • Shallow and deep foundation expertise:
    • Expertise with geotechnical instrumentation
    • Expertise in rock slopes and rock mechanics
    • Transportation-related geotechnical expertise
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
    • Solid organization and time management abilities
    • Strong interpersonal skills combined with a positive, team-oriented attitude
    • High level of personal integrity with a strong work ethic
    • Must be available to travel 0-20%

    Additional Information

    Our Staff Benefit from:


    An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates
    Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth
    Employee mentoring program
    Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

    At Golder Associates, we strive to be the most respected global group specializing in ground engineering and environmental services. Employee-owned since our formation in 1960, we have created a unique culture with pride in ownership, resulting in long-term organizational stability. Our professionals take the time to build an understanding of our clients’ needs and of the specific environments in which they operate. Golder has experienced steady growth in the number of people we employ and our technical capabilities. We now employ over 6,000 people who operate from more than 160 offices across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America.

    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, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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