Graduate Geotechnical Engineer - Available 2019
Start Here, Go Anywhere! Are you looking for an opportunity to shape a better world?
During your career at Arup, you'll have the chance to engage in a fulfilling career and work with some of the most highly respected engineers and specialists in the world. You'll also get the opportunity to work on exciting and significant projects, delivering quality work that has a positive and lasting influence on the community and the environment.
Responsibilities of this specific role will include, but not be limited to the following:
Carry out part time site supervision of ground investigation
Prepare laboratory test schedules
Use the GINT ground investigation database system
Interpret ground conditions and understand their impact on design and construction
Prepare shallow and piled foundation designs, slope stability calculations and seismic assessments
Carry out temporary support of excavation designs, for tunnel shafts and cut and cover tunnels/subway stations
Conduct preliminary ground movement predictions and building damage assessments
Work alongside our structural and bridge engineers to develop foundation and deep excavation designs
Prepare desk study reports on sites due for development
Master's of Science or Master's of Engineering in Geotechnical Engineering
Minimum 3.0 GPA or higher
Sound knowledge of civil engineering fundamentals, soil and rock mechanics
Good communication skills essential for team-based working
Excellent planning and organization skills required for our fast-paced environment
Must be highly motivated, proactive and willing to take on new challenges
3.5 GPA or higher
Evidence of past internship or extracurricular activity in the field
Proven ability to perform in a deadline environment
Past history of technical presentations and technical writing
Evidence of personal investment in academic or extracurricular field
Arup is the creative force at the heart of many of the world's most prominent projects across our industry. We offer a broad range of professional services to clients around the world that combine to make a real difference to our clients and the communities in which we work.
Delta Sky Way at LAX
LA Memorial Coliseum
The Broad Museum
LACMTA Crenshaw/LAX Transit Corridor
Upon joining Arup your journey is likely to be varied and rewarding, giving you the opportunity to make a positive difference in the world. Outlined below are a few of the benefits Arup has to offer you as a FT employee of the firm:
Global Profit Share - paid out bi-annually
Personal Health Insurance
401(k) - with a dollar for dollar company match up to 10%
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Professional Membership and Certification reimbursement
Short Term and Long Term Assignment Career Opportunities around the Globe
Arup will be moving to downtown Los Angeles' newest skyscraper: Wilshire Grand Center.
Arup is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment where our people are encouraged to thrive.