Position: Geotechnical Project Engineer
Requisition Number: 2018-2140-11
S&ME is an employee-owned engineering firm that provides civil, geotechnical, environmental, planning, landscape architecture, survey and construction services. Consistently ranked in the top 100 of ENR's Top 500 Design Firms, our markets are diverse and include transportation, energy, water/wastewater, commercial development, industry, healthcare, education and government. We recruit top talent and are currently seeking a full-time Geotechnical Project Engineer to join our team in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
This individual will serve as project engineer for all aspects of geotechnical exploration and design. Responsibilities will include coordination and performance of field geotechnical testing and construction observation, coordination of laboratory testing, performance of geotechnical engineering analyses, and preparation of geotechnical engineering reports and design documents. Additional responsibilities may include business development, client management, technical QA of reports/documents, and mentoring of staff. Must provide excellent client service.
The ideal candidate will have knowledge and experience with the local market, as well as the desire and ability to grow our geotechnical services. Qualified candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, a strong work ethic, and possess the ability to work as a team player.
BS in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering required, MS preferred;
Licensed Professional Engineer in Louisiana or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire;
Minimum of 6 years of geotechnical engineering/design experience;
Ability to execute the technical aspects of a wide range of projects in markets including coastal, oil & gas, and transportation;
Experience with local agency (CPRA/USACE/LDEQ/DOTD/Parish/NRCS) requirements;
Proficient with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and geotechnical design software applications;
Strong verbal and written and communication skills;
Consulting experience preferred.
This is a full-time position with competitive pay based on experience. Successful candidate must meet requirements of the company's Fleet Management Program, Substance Policy and Reference check program. Submit resume, cover letter, and salary expectations for consideration. Only qualified candidates with acceptable employment eligibility verification (I-9) will be considered. Visa assistance not provided. S&ME reserves the right to fill this position with an internal or external candidate at any time during the search. S&ME is not responsible for unauthorized job postings or submissions of resumes using external links/websites.
An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor