Golder Associates Senior Geotechnical Engineer (Pile Testing) in Victoria, 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 to join our team on a full-time basis based in Melbourne or Adelaide . You will be working on a variety of building, civil and mining infrastructure projects.
Key duties and responsibilities will include:
Deliver best practice consulting services to clients, based in Melbourne, focusing on projects in Victoria, as well as having involvement in regional and global projects as required;
Providing technical advice on complex geotechnical issues to clients and internal staff;
Technical reviewer fostering technical quality of deliverables in Melbourne;
Building a reputation as Technical Leader/Lead Consultant with leadership of project teams on consulting assignments;
Project management, budgeting and quality control for consulting assignments;
Embrace and lead our strong HSSE culture, providing safety leadership in identifying and alleviating/ eliminating high priority safety hazards;
Participate in industry groups and/or expert panels as part of maintaining a high industry profile, as well as manage and maintain key client relationships;
Participate in the national and global Golder Technical Geotechnical Community within projects or other forums such as teleconferences and web sites;
Provide leadership across a range of projects (including infrastructure buildings, energy, water, mining and manufacturing) foster relationships with existing clients and develop new business opportunities;
Lead projects and teams involved with analysis, design and construction phase services for infrastructure and other projects;
Mentor, train, coach junior, undertake peer review through to senior staff with respect to their career growth and professional development.
Skills, Qualifications, and Experience
Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Environmental Engineering, as well as 10 years relevant experience within a consulting firm or similar;
Tertiary qualified, with a post-graduate degree in Civil and/or Geotechnical Engineering with chartered professional engineer status.
Experience on large, intermediate and small size projects in a cross-section of sectors.
Previous operational, technical and project management exposure.
Experience in both operational and consulting environments would be favorable.
Excellent communication skills.
Good analytical and problem-solving skills with high attention to detail.
Strong ability to analyse, interpret and communicate information.
Flexible, adaptive to change and demanding conditions.
Ability to build rapport amongst clients and other industry leads.
Demonstrated project ownership, decision making and mentoring skills to enable development of junior engineers.
Your benefits at Golder will include
Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
Great company environment & culture
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
On the job training, mentoring and coaching
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: Senior Geotechnical Engineer (Pile Testing)
Requisition ID: 21002203