Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in Albuquerque, NM. The successful candidate will be involved in a variety of geotechnical engineering projects for federal agencies, NMDOT, cities and municipalities throughout New Mexico, as well as private development. Primary geotechnical experience will include, but not limited to subsurface explorations, foundation engineering, pavement design, site characterization, slope stability, natural hazards assessment, and geotechnical construction observation and testing.
Evaluate specific geotechnical issues such as settlement, capacity of shallow and deep foundations, and specifying general earthwork related construction practices
Development of scope of subsurface exploration and laboratory testing programs
Geotechnical analysis and design
Perform drilling inspection duties for projects
Prepare and review geotechnical engineering reports for roadways, utilities, buildings, bridges, culverts, retaining walls, and associated calculations such as slope stability, bearing capacity, settlement, pile analysis, etc.
Actively involved in marketing and business development for the New Mexico Market. Participate in local professional organizations
Be available for occasional overnight travel as necessary for attending client meetings, conferences, and project inspections
Skills / Qualifications
BS degree in Civil or Geological Engineering or related engineering degree; MS degree a plus
8 years + professional experience
PE is required, ability to acquire PE in NM within 90 days if from out of state
Familiarity with standard geotechnical software programs including but not limited to Lpile, GSTABL, Slide, SlopeW, Driven, Settle3D, GROUP, SHAFT, Gint, AllPile, and GRLWEAP, or related software programs preferred
Strong technical writing and communication skills
Project Management experience is required
Federal project work is required and must be US Citizen
Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non - exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Internal Number: 2019-36862
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