Project Engineer ( Geotechnical )

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
5 - 7 years experience
Engineering Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

Primary Responsibilities

  • Managing geotechnical investigations and performing complex geotechnical analyses and designs
  • Writing reports and technical memoranda
  • Preparing construction documents including plans, specifications, and cost estimates; conducting and managing on-site geotechnical inspection and engineering services during construction
  • Coordination of subsurface exploration (field and laboratory testing)
  • Interpreting geologic and engineering characteristics of subsurface conditions
  • Conducting site reconnaissance
  • Performing geotechnical engineering analysis and evaluation, providing geotechnical recommendations, and developing geotechnical report, special provisions, and CAD drawings
  • Provide independent, on-site support services to transportation based clients



  • Familiarity with gINT, slope stability analysis software (e.g. GSTABL, Slope/W, ReSSA, etc.), MicroStation, and LRFD design
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong writing and communication skills in order to work with team members, clients, and contractors
  • Ability to perform field assignments which include, but are not limited to, walking and climbing through areas that have steep slopes or other natural obstacles
  • Can successfully work on multiple projects in a dynamic, fast-paced team-oriented environment
  • Coordinate with clients, contractors, outside consultants and firm staff is expected
  • Proficiency in problem solving, both in the office and in the field, and have successfully developed innovative solutions to various geotechnical challenges


  • BS or MSdegree in Geotechnical Engineering, EIT registration (MSDegree and Maryland registered Professional Engineer preferred)
  • 5 to 10 years of geotechnical engineeringexperience including project management, analysis, report writing and proposal preparation required

Tracking Code 13615

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