Golder Associates Principal Geotechnical Engineer in St. Leonards, Australia

A key leadership opportunity has arisen to join a global, employee owned, organisation with more than 60 years of experience in the Ground and Earth Science sector.

Golder Associates is seeking a suitably experienced Principal Geotechnical Engineer for their Sydney office in St. Leonards.

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. This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your industry knowledge and technical skills within a dynamic and employee-owned professional consulting company.

Key responsibilities will consistof the following:

  • Deliver best practice consulting services to clients, based inSydney, 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 technicalbench strength in the market and government

  • Providing support to other client sectors, such as contaminatedland, waste and oil/gas

  • Technical Reviewer fostering technical quality of deliverables inSydney

  • Manage key clients developing strategy, technical serviceofferings and significant business opportunities

  • Contribute to office strategy and direction as a key senior memberof staff

  • Leadership of project teams on consulting assignments

  • Project management, budgeting and quality control for consultingassignments

  • Embrace and lead our strong H&S culture

  • Participate in industry groups and/or expert panels as part ofmaintaining high industry profile

  • Liaise with specialists from other disciplines or offices withGolder Associates

  • Mentor staff and respectfully coach and nurture Golder Values to enableto reach their career growth and professional development

  • Participate in the national and global Golder’s TechnicalGeotechnical Community at industry fora, key tertiary student bodies and grow ouralumni.

Thesuccessful candidate will have the following skills and qualifications:

  • 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 relationships,projects and project teams

  • Strong interpersonal communication, influencing, motivational andconceptual thinking skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills

  • Minimum Bachelor Civil/Geotechnical Engineering degree

  • Possess or eligible to register for CPEng

If you are looking for that next step in your career, where you will have direct input to set a business agenda for Golder in a key industry sector, with the opportunity to leverage our global knowledge and expertise, then this is the role you will want on your CV!

If the role has piqued your interest, then we would encourage you to review our Position Description by contacting Julius Freeman; and let us get chatting! 61 2 9478 3900

Relocation assistance provided for an applicant meeting the above criteria.

We welcome your interest in joining our team.

Please apply now!

Title: Principal Geotechnical Engineer

Location: AUS-St. Leonards

Requisition ID: 17000117