Geotechnical Project Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 512477-779353
    • Job Location: San Jose, CA
    • Job Level: Management
    • Level of Education: Masters Degree
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: February 03, 2022
    • Years of Experience: 5 - 7 Years
    • Starting Date: January 5, 2022
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Job Description:

ENGEO is hiring experienced, mid-career Geotechnical Engineers!

Position Summary: As an ENGEO Project Engineer we would love to see you come in and hit the ground running. While working alongside peers and ENGEO’s technical leaders, you will gain experience working on a wide variety of challenging and world-renowned projects. You will be encouraged and supported to manage increasingly complex and geotechnically challenging projects.

A Day in the Life: "Ever-changing! In a given week I could be working on 10 different projects in different stages of design or construction. I have a good mix of heads-down work, fieldwork, and project management work. My advice is to find what types of projects, types of analyses, or skills you are looking to develop. You will get the opportunity to work on them - all you need to do is ask." - Teresa Klotzback, P.E., Project Engineer

Primary Responsibilities

  • Lead and manage projects

  • Develop plans and specifications, foundation designs, settlement analyses, liquefaction analyses, and seismic evaluation

  • Design earth-retaining structures, slope stabilization, remedial grading, and landslide mitigation

  • Create geotechnical recommendations for the design and construction of private and public projects

  • Oversee field work including exploratory logging, observation of pier and pile construction, and other construction observation, such as observation of grading operations

  • Perform other relevant duties as required

Experience and Skills:

Our Ideal Candidate

  • A team player who enjoys fast-paced environments

  • Experience in both design and construction geotechnical services

  • Excited to take on new challenges, learn, and grow

  • Has an entrepreneurial spirit and a positive attitude

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills

  • Driven to go above and beyond in client service

  • Thrives on creative problem solving

  • Proven track record in delegating tasks

  • Ability to generate new work from existing and new clients

  • Experience mentoring staff

All Candidate Criteria

  • More than five years of experience

  • Licensed as California Professional Engineer or licensed in another state and has the ability to become licensed in California within 6 months

  • Education: M.S. in Civil with Geotechnical Engineering specialty (minimum required)

  • Experience with settlement, slope stability, seepage, and foundation design and construction; deep foundations, and shallow foundations

  • Seismic and GIS experience a plus

Who We Are 

ENGEO strives to create a positive, family-oriented, and innovative environment, where employees are engaged and excellence-driven. As an ENGEO team member, you will have access to mentorships, international opportunities, fun social events, and generous benefit packages. Here, you will receive exposure to a wide variety of projects, help to serve those around you, and drive business success. 

Click HERE to learn why we are consistently ranked as a Great Place to Work by our employees.  

What We Do 

Founded in 1971, ENGEO is an employee-owned firm of approximately 300+ geotechnical and civil engineers, geologists, hydrologists, water resources engineers, environmental scientists, and construction-phase field representatives. ENGEO serves a diverse range of clients and projects and has offices located throughout California, Nevada, New Zealand, and Australia.? 

We appreciate your interest in ENGEO.