Golder Associates Staff Geotechnical Engineer in Houston, Texas

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 is currently seeking a Project Geotechnical Engineer , based out of Houston , TX , to join a multi-disciplinary team of professionals supporting a variety of geotechnical, civil, waste, power, mining, oil and gas, and water resource projects.

In this role, you will have the opportunity to provide analysis, design and construction support for civil engineering and large earthworks projects such as landfills, mines, oil and gas sites, power plants or other sites as assigned.

Responsibilities of the role will include: :

  • Performing and/or overseeing field investigations (geotechnical borings, piezometer installation, CPT investigations)

  • Geotechnical evaluations including stability analysis, settlement analysis, seismic analysis, foundation design

  • Preparing geotechnical reports, proposals and other deliverables

  • Assisting with soils laboratory testing, data processing, and evaluation

  • Construction oversight and other construction related field activities

  • Maintaining existing client relationships and developing new business opportunities

  • Local applicants will receive preferred consideration.

The successful candidate will have a background in:

  • Master’s degree in Engineering with a focus on Geotechnical Engineering

  • PE or the ability to obtain a PE

  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally

  • Current Passport or ability to get a passport

  • Client focused attitude

  • Committed to technical excellence

  • Critical thinking skills

  • Strong interpersonal communication

Your benefits at Golder will include:

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

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Opportunity to deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • Global projects and travel opportunities.

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 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 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.

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Title: Staff Geotechnical Engineer

Location: TX-Houston

Requisition ID: 18001101