Golder Associates Senior Geotechnical Engineer in St. Leonards, Australia

A rewarding and challenging opportunity has arisen to join a global, employee owned organisation with more than 50 years of experience.

Golder Associates is seeking a suitably experienced Senior Geotechnical Engineers: Senior and Principal for their Sydney (St. Leonard’s) office.

Reporting to the Group Leader, the focus on this position is to deliver best practice consulting and technical advisory services to clients in the New South Wales region. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your knowledge and technical skills within a dynamic and employee-owned professional consulting company.

Key responsibilities will consist of the following:

  • Providing technical advice on complex geotechnical issues to clients and internal staff

  • Developing client relationships and building business

  • Negotiating and reviewing routine project contracts

  • Using advanced techniques, modifications and extension of theories, practices to synthesise and analyse data for decision making/recommendations

  • Building reputation as Technical Leader/Lead Consultant

  • Keeping up to date with advancing technologies, methods and research and development

  • Managing, analyzing and geotechnical reporting for projects.

  • Providing safety leadership in identifying and alleviating/eliminating high priority safety hazards

  • Participating in training activities, mentoring and transferring knowledge to junior geotechnical engineers

  • Planning, developing schedules coordinating and directing manpower on important engineering projects to meet completion deadlines

  • Supervising, coordinating and reviewing/evaluating activities carried out by junior engineers

  • Preparing tenders, proposals and reports for clients

The successful candidate will have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Extensive fieldwork experience in various geological conditions

  • Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Well-developed interpersonal skills

  • Strong client relationship skills

  • Project management and financial control experience

  • Several years’ experience within a senior consulting position

  • Solid technical knowledge and application in soil/rock mechanics

  • Demonstrated leadership and mentoring skills

  • Bachelor degree in civil engineer, Masters highly regarded

  • Professional Chartered Engineer

  • Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 165 offices worldwide, our over 6,500 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.

Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 165 offices worldwide, our over 6,500 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.

Relocation assistance provided for an applicant meeting the above criteria.

We welcome your interest in joining our team.

Please apply now!

Title: Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Location: AUS-St. Leonards

Requisition ID: 18000862