Golder Associates Geotechnical Engineer Job in Green Bay, Wisconsin

Geotechnical Engineer

Location: US-Green Bay, WI

Job ID: 2017-12763

Area of Interest: EN - Geotechnical Engineering, Soil and Rock Mechanics

Job Type: Full Time

# of Positions: 1

Education (Minimum): Bachelors Degree

Posted Date: 2/7/2017

Experience (Years): 2


Job Responsibilities:

Golder Associates is seeking a junior to mid-level Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in Green Bay, WI. This is a junior to mid-level position in the consulting stream and is regarded as a professional person in the delivery of engineering design services in line with the Golder suite of civil-geotechnical engineering.


  • Use your scientific and engineering knowledge to solve ground engineering problems, specifically soils.

  • Analyze and interpret field and laboratory information.

  • Perform field investigations including geotechnical logging of soils and rocks, groundwater investigations and sampling.

  • Develop digitized borehole logs and site plan figures

  • Perform field construction quality assurance services including subgrade acceptance, compaction testing, and documentation of geosynthetics installations.

  • Ability to lead a geotechnical field investigation and provide engineer’s direction to a contractor

  • Perform engineering analyses such as bearing capacity, slope stability, axial pile capacity, and settlement.

  • Prepare reports.

  • Available to travel

Job Requirements:

  • Relevant degree in geotechnical, geological, or civil engineering;

  • FE/EIT registration is required;

  • A minimum of two years of field experience is required;

  • Broad knowledge of geotechnical and geological engineering principles and practices

  • Specific knowledge related to soils engineering and related disciplines, including experience working in a geotechnical soils laboratory

  • Experience with contract documents preparation is preferred

  • Experience with field work including construction quality assurance and geotechnical field investigations is required

  • Experience with geotechnical software programs such as GRLWEAP, Lpile, Slide, MathCAD, Shoring Suite, gINT and Settle 3D is preferred

  • Experience and proficiency with AutoCAD Civil3D is preferred

While we appreciate the interest of all candidates, only those individuals selected for interview will be contacted.

Additional Information:

Our Staff Benefit from:

An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates

Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth

Employee mentoring program

Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

At Golder Associates, we strive to be the most respected global group specializing in ground engineering and environmental services. Employee-owned since our formation in 1960, we have created a unique culture with pride in ownership, resulting in long-term organizational stability. Our professionals take the time to build an understanding of our clients’ needs and of the specific environments in which they operate. Golder has experienced steady growth in the number of people we employ and our technical capabilities. We now employ over 6,000 people who operate from more than 160 offices across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America.

Golder Associates Statement:

Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.