Overview / Responsibilities
Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in Washington State, with offices located in Tacoma, Seattle, Kirkland, and Lynnwood. We are seeking a self-motivated engineer with at least four years of geotechnical engineering experience in Washington. The ideal candidate will be eager to develop their skills in all stages of project management: marketing, proposal writing, planning field explorations, engineering analyses, scheduling, budget control, and construction management.
Managing projects from proposal through execution to final billing
Providing business development by building client relationships and pursuing potential projects
Preparing scopes of work, cost estimates, and schedules
Overseeing field exploration programs and laboratory testing
Interpreting geologic, hydrogeologic, and environmental data
Performing geotechnical engineering analysis for infrastructure and development projects, such as foundation, retaining wall, and pavement design
Skills / Qualifications
Professional Engineer licensed by the State of Washington
Four or more years of experience practicing geotechnical engineering in Washington
Technical proficiency in geotechnical investigations, laboratory testing, geotechnical engineering analyses, and earthwork construction for infrastructure projects
Strong writing/communication skills
Project management experience: working directly with clients; developing scopes of work; estimating, tracking, and controlling budgets; maintaining schedules; coordinating with other project team members; and assuring quality
Experience in business development: meeting with potential clients; writing proposals; maintaining client relationships
Master's degree in geotechnical engineering
Why Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions?
With Wood (Amec Foster Wheeler is now part of Wood), you'll be part of a team of local consulting engineers working on projects in Washington, and you'll be connected to our offices around the world, assisting engineers with high profile projects. Imagine working on complex global projects, being challenged to develop your skills and experience, being provided with opportunities to build a successful career. Imagine working for world-leading clients, delivering connected excellence and being recognized for it.
Wood offers competitive salaries along with a complete benefits package, including medical, vision, & dental coverage, 401K matching, educational reimbursement, and a variety of training and development programs to help you develop the skills you need to succeed in your chosen career path.
If you believe you have the knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear from you.
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. www.woodplc.com
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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