Geotechnical Department Manager

Intertek Group   •  

Kansas City, KS

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 37 days ago

Intertek, a leading provider of ATIC (Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification) Services is looking for a Geotechnical Department Manager to join our Building and Construction team in Kansas City, KS

Ranked #15 on the 2019 ENR list of Top 500 Design Firms, and with more than a hundred offices across North America, the building and construction team provides the architectural, engineering and construction (A/E/C) industry with a full suite of capabilities both in the lab and on site. From testing, inspection and certification services to building sciences solutions, the company delivers Total Quality Assurance to the built environment.

The Geotechnical Department Manager will support the Building and Construction business by overseeing the Geotechnical projects and mentor Geotechnical Engineers and Geotechnical Technicians. The Kansas City office Geotechnical Engineering Department consists of multiple technical personnel and operates 3 drill rigs, including CPTu apparatus, has a stand-alone advance geotechnical laboratory that routinely performs advance geotechnical testing and has performed multiple advance projects throughout the central plain's region.


  • Responsible for overall management of geotechnical engineering services, including P & L responsibility.
  • Direct and execute geotechnical project assignments including, field exploration, laboratory services, engineering analysis and report preparation,
  • Provide quality control review of proposals and reports and direct operations in a manner to consistently meet commitments to the clients.
  • Actively participate and direct business development and marketing efforts while establishing and maintaining client relationships
  • Responsible for the mentoring and training of senior and junior professional staff professionals.
  • Actively participate in relationship building with professional and technical organizations.


  • BS Civil Engineering (MS in Geotechnical is highly desired)
  • Minimum of 5 years of Geotechnical experience
  • Professional Registration (P.E.) in KS or ability to obtain in 1 year
  • E.I.T registration will be considered
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills are essential
  • Excellent understanding and knowledge of geotechnical engineering and related disciplines with the ability and desire to provide creative and practical solutions to meet the client's needs.