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Golder Associates Geotechnical Practice Leader in ATLANTA, Georgia

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow 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?

Golder has a new opportunity for a Geotechnical Practice Leader to join our team in Atlanta, Georgia .

Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Oversee and independently manage projects and project tasks.

  • Mentor, develop and manage junior professional and technical staff.

  • Conduct geotechnical investigations, analyses, and report preparation.

  • Utilize broad background in soil and rock mechanics, together with experience in geotechnical and mining engineering applications to design shallow and deep foundations, retaining walls, landslide mitigations, and soil and rock slope stabilizations.

  • Perform and encourage team participation in regular business development activities, including publishing papers, poster presentations, and platform presentations related to maintaining and growing Golder’s business and reputation.

  • Leverage your past experiences and knowledge to become a respected technical and business leader within Golder in your areas of technical expertise.

  • Support the growth of the Atlanta office, focusing on providing innovative, cost effective and technically sound consulting, design, project management, and construction support to existing clients, owners, construction contractors, and teaming partners.

  • Support strategic business and market planning.

  • Maintain Golder’s commitment to project technical excellence, client service, health and safety, and sustainability at the forefront of all work activities.

  • Responsible for preparing project proposals, managing projects, and interfacing directly with clients.

The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

  • Must have a minimum of fifteen (15 ) years of geotechnical engineering experience and a proven business development track record;

  • Must have a degree in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering.

  • Must have a Professional Engineering license in the US and/or be able to attain licensure in the State of Georgia within 1 year.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;

  • Excellent project management skills and leadership ability; and

  • Availability and willingness to travel, mostly in the eastern United States but occasionally including extended assignments throughout the world.

  • The qualified candidate should have a track record of leading teams to execute complex geotechnical projects; and

  • Client relations and development skills to support business development.

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Option to purchase shares in Golder

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

  • Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative 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 40 countries, Golder’s 7,000 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 Opportunity Employment 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.

To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder at video.

Title: Geotechnical Practice Leader

Location: GA-ATLANTA

Requisition ID: 20001162