Golder Associates Senior Civil/Solid Waste Engineer in Sunnyvale, California

Job Responsibilities

Golder Associates is a respected, employee-owned, global company providing consulting, design, and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment, and the related areas of energy. From 160 offices worldwide, our more than 7,500 employees work with clients to manage their environmental and engineering activities in a technically sound, economically viable, and socially responsible manner.

The Golder U.S. team (Golder Associates Inc.) is consistently voted a top consulting firm to work for and operates out of more than 50 offices across the U.S. from Anchorage, Alaska to Tampa, Florida. Since the first U.S. office opened in 1968, we have built a reputation for providing innovative, quality solutions. From our initial core strength in geotechnical engineering, our services expanded to meet the increasing range of client needs, including civil engineering and environmental compliance.

Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a Senior Civil/Solid Waste Engineer for our Roseville, Sunnyvale, or Walnut Creek offices. This individual will participate in civil and environmental engineering projects that involve waste management facility design and permitting, stormwater management, operations planning, construction quality assurance. The position requires periodic travel and fieldwork as dictated by project demands in California.

Your primary responsibilties will include:

  • Managing and directing design teams

  • Managing projects

  • Preparing engineering design reports

  • Managing and directing construction quality assurance programs

  • Pursuing and securing new project opportunities

  • Preparing proposals

  • Mentoring junior staff

Job Requirements

The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

  • Minimum Bachelors of Science degree in Civil Engineering with valid California PE registration

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in the practice of civil engineering design

  • Experience in any of the following areas of practice; design and construction quality assurance for solid waste containment systems, preparing permitting documents for solid waste facilities, preparing fill sequence and master plans for landfill facilities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint software

  • Ability to work both independently and within groups

  • Excellent work history with leadership abilities and a positive attitude

  • Candidate must be eligible for employment status in U.S., possess a valid U.S. driver's license, present a professional work appearance, interact well with the public and clients, have excellent teamwork skills, and pass pre-employment screening including a drug screen, criminal and driving record background check

Additional Information

Our staff benefit from:

  • An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates

  • Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth

  • Employee mentoring program

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

Golder Associates Statement

Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Job ID 2017-13135

Area of Interest EN - Waste Management Services

Job Type Full Time

# of Positions 1

Education (Minimum) Bachelors Degree

Experience (Years) 10