Golder Associates Principal Geotechnical Engineer in St. Leonards, 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 Principal Geotechnical Engineer to join our Geotechnical team on a full-time basis based in Sydney .
In this highly visible role you the focus is to deliver best practice consulting services to clients in the New South Wales region and assist in interstate and international projects; augmenting Golder’s global reach.
Key duties and responsibilities include:
Deliver best practice consulting services to clients, based in Sydney, focusing on projects in New South Wales
Technical Leadership primarily for projects in infrastructure (rail, ports and roads), mining and power
Winning new business by showcasing our core business and technical bench strength in the market and government
Providing support to other client sectors, such as contaminated land, waste and oil/gas
Technical Reviewer fostering technical quality of deliverables in Sydney
Manage key clients developing strategy, technical service offerings and significant business opportunities
Contribute to office strategy and direction as a key senior member of staff
Leadership of project teams on consulting assignments
Project management, budgeting and quality control for consulting assignments
Embrace and lead our strong H&S culture
Participate in industry groups and/or expert panels as part of maintaining high industry profile
Liaise with specialists from other disciplines or offices with Golder Associates
Mentor staff and respectfully coach and nurture Golder Values to enable to reach their career growth and professional development
Participate in the national and global Golder’s Technical Geotechnical Community at industry fora, key tertiary student bodies and grow our alumni.
Skills , Qualifications, and Experience
A broad geotechnical engineering background
Significant experience within a consultancy environment
Team management experience and/or experience in a similar role
Proven ability to manage and develop client rela tionships, projects and project teams
Strong interpersonal communication, influencing, motivational and conceptual thinking skills
Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
Minimum Bachelor Civil/Geotechnical Engineering degree
Possess or eligible to register for CPEng
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
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 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.
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 are encouraged to apply for this role.
Please note: Golder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.
*Title: *Principal Geotechnical Engineer**
*Location: *AUS-St. Leonards**
*Requisition ID: *17000117**