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Golder Associates Project Geotechnical Engineer in Anchorage, Alaska

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golderis not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environmentwhere people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, andgrow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

An opportunity now exists for a Project Geotechnical Engineer to join our Anchorage team. The focus of the work includes developing and conducting geotechnical field investigation programs, geotechnical engineering analysis, and reporting. The successful candidate will work closely with our Alaska geotechnical group that specializes in permafrost related geotechnical engineering, rock mechanics, and cold regions geotechnical engineering.

Experience leading and managing small to medium sized geotechnical investigations is desirable. The position will require travel and work at remote locations in Alaska and other areas as needed to meet project requirements. Some of the major responsibilities of this position include:

  • Developing and leading geotechnical field investigations and laboratory testing programs

  • Performing geotechnical analyses (pile, shallow foundation, slope, geothermal) and developing applicable design criteria

  • Writing technical reports

  • Contributing to projects as a team member and/or team leader, developing business relationships, communicating with the client(s)

  • Passenger vehicle driving will be required for some services

It is preferred that candidates have a master’s degree from an ABET accredited university in geotechnical or civil engineering with an emphasis in geotechnical engineering along with a minimum 4 years applicable professional experience. Professional engineer registration is preferred. Successful candidates must demonstrate ability to obtain Alaska Professional Engineer registration within 6 months of hire date. In addition, the candidate should have demonstrated experience conducting geotechnical site investigations and familiarity with drilling and sampling in cold regions and/or permafrost as well as experience with commercial geotechnical engineering software.

The candidate must be eligible for employment status in the United States and possess a valid United States driver’s license. In addition, the candidate must have a professional work ethic, interact well with the public, have excellent teamwork skills, and pass a pre-employment physical including drug screen and background check. The candidate must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, with verbal and written proficiency in English.

Your benefits at Golderwill include:

  • Competitive benefits andremuneration packages

  • Option to purchaseshares in Golder

  • Employee owned structure- own the business, own the result

  • Deepen your expertise ina dynamic work environment

  • Innovative andcollaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • On the job training,mentoring and coaching

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Equal OpportunityEmployment Statement

Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

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Title: Project Geotechnical Engineer

Location: AK-Anchorage

Requisition ID: 19000306