Golder Associates Snr Geotech Engineer – (Defence) in Richmond, Australia
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 opportunity for a Senior Geotechnical Engineer (Defence) to join our Team. This role can be based in Sydney/ Melbourne OR Brisbane on a full-time basis. The focus of this role is to lead the delivery of best-practice geotechnical consulting services to Defence clients throughout Australia and collaborate with other discipline leaders to deliver multi-disciplinary projects in the Defence sector.
Key duties and responsibilities will include
Deliver best practice geotechnical consulting services to clients, focussing on Defence infrastructure projects across Australia.
Business development with both existing and new clients including pursuing significant business opportunities, particularly those on the Defence Estate
Client relationship management including managing key Defence infrastructure contractor client relationships and the development of relationships with new clients
Support for proposal submission / preparation in the pursuit of Defence sector opportunities
Leadership of project teams and project management including budgetary and quality control for consulting assignments
Leverage the strength and depth of the geotechnical team across Australia to deliver efficient, practical and innovative solutions to clients in the Defence sector.
Liaising with technical specialists from other disciplines or offices, building relationships with key Golder | WSP people working in Defence both geographically and across various services lines.
Mentoring and coaching staff with respect to their career growth and professional development
Embracing and supporting our strong H&S culture
Participation in the national and global geotechnical communities within projects and Defence industry groups
Skills, Qualifications, and Experience
Tertiary qualified in civil and/or geotechnical engineering with CPEng accreditation.
Significant geotechnical experience gained in a consultancy environment, and preferably experience working on Defence infrastructure projects
Team leading or team management experience
Ability to manage client relationships, projects, and project teams
Strong interpersonal communication and critical thinking skills are essential
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including strong technical writing skills
Proven record of independent work and ability to work effectively within a team environment
Renowned for technical excellence, Golder, a member of WSP, is a leading global specialised engineering and consulting organisation with over 60 years of successful service to its clients. By joining forces with WSP in 2021, Golder is now part of a 14,000-person strong earth and environment practice, providing engineering, remediation, regulatory & compliance, design and environmental services on projects that span all seven continents. Our 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 & gas, manufacturing and power sectors.
At Golder, we care about our people – we operate with integrity and embrace diversity. 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.
Title: Snr Geotech Engineer – (Defence)
Requisition ID: 21002546