A small and growing multi-disciplined engineering technology firm, seeks a Senior Geotechnical Engineer for a position in Syracuse, NY - FULL RELOCATION PAID .
This is NOT an internship.
This is a permanent position with six-figure compensation and benefits package for the right candidate. Looking for candidates nationally. This position can also reside in Rochester or Buffalo, NY office locations.
The Senior Geotechnical Engineer is responsible for managing geotechnical projects, geotechnical report preparation, geotechnical proposal preparation, and performing basic and complex geotechnical calculations. The Senior Geotechnical Engineer will be a mentor to other geotechnical staff, and project-manage other engineers.
Direct and execute geotechnical project assignments including engineering analysis, report preparation, field exploration and laboratory analysis.
Provide mentorship to EITs and help to professionally develop staff engineers.
Evaluate ground conditions and understand their impact on design and construction.
Perform shallow and deep foundation designs, slope stability analysis calculations and seismic assessments.
Geotechnical Engineer will develop and manage geotechnical laboratory testing programs.
Review requests for proposals (RFP’s), develop and finalize proposals, and act as division liaison with clients.
Peer review geotechnical reports prepared by other geotechnical engineering staff.
Regularly communicate with clients to ensure quality of work, exceptional staff performance, and address client concerns and expectations.
MUST HAVE Geotechnical Engineering (GE) or PE license
BS degree in Civil Engineering (Masters in Geotechnical or Civil Engineering preferred).
MUST HAVE 7+ years experience in geotechnical engineering and investigation experience.
Experience in geotechnical report preparation and development of geotechnical recommendations.
Ability to interact with client and design team during design and construction phases of a project.
Strong background in soil mechanics with extensive knowledge of geotechnical analysis and laboratory testing of soil.
Extensive experience and understanding in the provision of geotechnical engineering recommendations/soil parameters for shallow and deep foundations, pavements, site preparation and site mitigation.
Demonstrated knowledge of geotechnical engineering software.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Six-figure income open to negotiation