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

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a Mid-Level Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in Albuquerque, NM.  The successful candidate will be involved in a variety of geotechnical engineering projects for federal agencies, NMDOT, cities and municipalities throughout New Mexico, as well as private development.  Will support a variety of geotechnical areas including but not limited to: subsurface explorations, foundation engineering, pavement design, site characterization, slope stability, natural hazards assessment, and geotechnical construction observation and testing.


    Key Responsibilities


    • Will work approximately 75% in the office and 25% in the field
    • Evaluate specific geotechnical issues such as settlement, capacity of shallow and deep foundations, and specifying general earthwork related construction practices
    • Development of scope of subsurface exploration and laboratory testing programs
    • Geotechnical analysis and design
    • Perform drilling inspection duties for projects
    • Prepare and review geotechnical engineering reports for roadways, utilities, buildings, bridges, culverts, retaining walls, and associated calculations such as slope stability, bearing capacity, settlement, pile analysis, etc.
    • Will travel to project sites perform drilling inspections as necessary with extended travel - Approximately 25% overnight travel

    Skills / Qualifications

    • BS degree in Civil or Geological Engineering or related engineering degree; MS degree a plus
    • 5 years + professional experience
    • PE is required, ability to acquire PE in NM within 90 days if from out of state
    • Familiarity with standard geotechnical software programs including but not limited to Lpile, GSTABL, Slide, SlopeW, Driven, Settle3D, GROUP, SHAFT, Gint, AllPile, and GRLWEAP, or related software programs preferred
    • Technical report writing skills
    • Strong writing and communication skills
    • Project Management experience is a plus
    • Ability and willingness to travel - Approximately 25% travel
    • Valid Driver’s License is required
    • Federal project work is required and must be US Citizen
    • 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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $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.  www.woodplc.com  


    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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