• Title
    Mid-Level Geotechnical Engineer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Geotechnical
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking a Mid - Level Geotechnical Engineer needed to join our Phoenix, AZ team. The successful candidate will provide geotechnical engineering and task management / coordination and be responsible for delivering geotechnical and geologic projects to Wood’s public and private sector clients. Projects generally include transportation, mining, site characterization, flood control, dams, levees, pavements, and other civil works projects.


    Key Responsibilities


    • Will provide geotechnical engineering and task management and be responsible for delivering geotechnical and geologic projects to Wood’s Project Managers
    • Technical management and direction of site investigations and preparing technical reports
    • Geotechnical engineering analyses of slope stability, seepage analysis and LRFD foundation design
    • Project and budget management including resource management and oversight
    • Coordinating project teams, including ensuring the technical quality of deliverables
    • Collaboration and participation in technical discussions with team members
    • Participate in proposal efforts

    Skills / Qualifications

    • BS or MS in Civil Engineering; An emphasis in geotechnical engineering is a plus
    • Arizona PE license or the ability to obtain within 6 months
    • 4 - 10 years + relevant professional geotechnical engineering experience
    • Strong academic background and solid understanding of soil mechanics and local Arizona soils and geology
    • Experience in two or more of the following areas:
      • Transportation
      • Mine design (tailings and heap leach)
      • Foundations
      • Earth dams and levees
      • Drilling, field investigations and laboratory testing
    • Good communication, report writing and presentation skills in English
    • Superior time management, planning and ability to interact with clients
    • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with a team
    • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
    • Proficiency with SLOPE / W & SEEP / W a plus but not required
    • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites, primarily in Arizona
    • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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