Golder Associates Senior Geotechnical Engineer in Auckland, New Zealand
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.
Golder has a new full-time opportunity for a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to join our team based in Auckland. You will be working on a variety of civil and mining infrastructure projects in Auckland and across New Zealand. You will have strong attention to detail and excellent interpersonal skills.
Key duties and responsibilities will include:
Providing technical advice on complex geotechnical issues to clients and internal stakeholders;
Assisting with project planning and deliverables of technical complexity;
Design lead role for infrastructure projects and technical reviewing of design work;
Interpreting geotechnical data, performing analysis, drawing conclusions/ recommendations, and preparing geotechnical report;
Guiding and mentoring junior staff to grow within the team;
Preparing proposals and reports for clients, and maintaining client contact and customer liaison; and
Identifying safety hazards and completing OH&S incident reporting.
Skills, Qualifications, and Experience
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field, with at least 7 years of relevant experience in Geotechnical Engineering within a consulting firm or similar;
Well-developed analytical and problem-solving skills with excellent attention to detail;
Experience with numerical software packages; PLAXIS and FLAC valued;
Well-developed oral and written communication skills; and
Project Design Management skills and the ability to build relationships with clients.
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result
On the job training, mentoring and coaching
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading specialised engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 155 offices in more than 40 countries, Golder's 7,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialised 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.
At Golder, we care about our people – we operate with integrity and embrace diversity. Our ownership structure affords us the opportunity to invest in our careers and take pride in something we truly own.
All qualified applicants who meet the specific criteria outlined above including the special opportunity criteria are encouraged to apply for this role.
Please note: Golder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. #LI-AM1
Title: Senior Geotechnical Engineer
Requisition ID: 21000059