• Senior Geotechnical Engineer

    Location US-GA-Atlanta
    Posted Date 2 months ago(4/22/2018 12:24 PM)
    Job ID
    Area of Interest
    EN - Geotechnical Engineering, Soil and Rock Mechanics
    Job Type
    Full Time
    # of Positions
    Education (Minimum)
    Bachelor 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 6500 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 Inc. is currently seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in Atlanta, Georgia.  


    The ideal candidate will:

    • Oversee and independently manage projects and project tasks.
    • Mentor, develop and manage junior professional and technical staff.
    • Conduct geotechnical investigations, analyses and report preparation.
    • Utilize broad background in soil and rock mechanics, together with experience in geotechnical and mining engineering applications to design shallow and deep foundations, retaining walls, landslide mitigations, and soil and rock slope stabilizations.
    • Perform and encourage team participation in regular business development activities, including publishing papers, poster presentations, and platform presentations related to maintaining and growing Golder’s business and reputation.
    • Leverage your past experiences and knowledge to become a respected technical and business leader within Golder in your areas of technical expertise.
    • Support the growth of the Atlanta office, focusing on providing innovative, cost effective and technically sound consulting, design, project management, and construction support to existing clients, owners, construction contractors, and teaming partners.
    • Support strategic business and market planning.
    • Maintain Golder’s commitment to project technical excellence, client service, health and safety, and sustainability at the forefront of all work activities.
    • Responsible for preparing project proposals, managing projects, and interfacing directly with clients.




    Job Requirements


    • Must have a minimum of seven (7+) years of civil/geotechnical engineering experience and a proven business development track record;
    • Must have a Bachelor's or higher degree in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering;
    • Must have a Professional Engineering license in the US and/or be able to attain licensure within 1 year.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
    • Excellent project management skills and leadership ability; and
    • Availability and willingness to travel, mostly in the eastern United States but occasionally including extended assignments throughout the world.



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


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