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Date: Oct 3, 2017

Location: Newark, NJ, US-Bristol, PA | US-NJ

Company: Golder Associates

Geotechnical Engineer

Location: US-Bristol, PA | US-NJ-Mount Laurel | US-NJ-Newark
Posted Date: 7 months ago
Job ID: 2017-12824
Area of Interest: EN - Geotechnical Engineering, Soil and Rock Mechanics
Job Type: Full Time
# of Positions: 1
Education (Minimum): Masters Degree
Experience (Years): 5

Job Responsibilities

As a global, employee-owned organization with over 50 years of experience, Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 160 offices worldwide, our over 6500 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.

Golder Associates has an immediate opening for a professional, trained in the field of Geotechnical Engineering, seeking a challenging career with a growth-oriented company committed to providing quality services to clients. This position can operate out of the Golder office in Bristol, PA or Mt. Laurel, NJ. The successful candidate will work as part of a team on civil, geotechnical and geological engineering projects. Your primary responsibilities and goals will include:
* Integrating into the office, region, and overall geotechnical practice at Golder Associates through active participation in: office and geotechnical group activities, client service sector calls and initiatives, national/international technical communities, and other internal and external collaboration venues.
* Supporting the growth of the office, focusing on providing innovative, cost effective and technically sound consulting, design, project management, and construction support to existing clients, owners, construction contractors, and teaming partners.
* Maintaining Golder’s commitment to project technical excellence, client service, health and safety, and sustainability at the forefront of all work activities.
* Leveraging your past experiences and knowledge to become a respected technical and business team member within Golder in your areas of practice.
* Assignments may include travel within the Eastern region, US, and internationally.

While we appreciate the interest of all candidates, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Requirements

The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:
* Candidates should as have an M.S. or Ph.D. degree in Civil/Geotechnical/Geological Engineering or Engineering Geology.
* A minimum of 5 years of experience in the civil, geotechnical engineering field is required.
* Additional desirable skills include laboratory testing, experience with slope stability, settlement, general civil design experience, construction experience, shoring design and earthquake engineering.
* PE (or ability to obtain quickly through reciprocity) in New Jersey.
* The candidate shall have excellent verbal and written communication skills combined with a positive attitude and ability to work both independently and within groups.
* Candidates must be willing and able to travel to projects within the Eastern Region, with potential for opportunities across the US and internationally.

Additional Information

Our staff benefit from:
* An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates
* Opportunities to work on complex and technically challenging projects locally and around the world
* Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth
* Employee mentoring program
* Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

Golder Associates Statement

Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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