Geotechnical Engineer
Dragados USA
Virginia
The Geotechnical Engineer will support design and construction by carrying out testing and analysis to assess risk and the environment. The Geotechnical Engineer will provide geotechnical modeling, analysis & design, and technical project management.

Principal/Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
Perform geotechnical analysis and study to assess construction site condition.
Plan and conduct geotechnical exploration effectively.
Perform field and environmental investigations for construction projects.
Analyze geotechnical findings, perform appropriate calculations and prepare data reports to Manager.
Develop proposals and determine cost and schedule for investigations.
Provide direction to technical team in field inspection activities.
Interact with customers and team members to complete the assigned project on-time.
Assist Manager in design and evaluation of constructions.
Develop design drawings and specifications for construction projects.
Review and approve geotechnical designs.
Review construction design proposals and approve geotechnical aspects.
Performs other related duties as required and assigned.

Qualifications:
Required:
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from an accredited institution.
Minimum 7 years’ experience in geotechnical engineering.
Minimum 3 years’ experience with CAD and other PC software packages typically associated with engineering is also required.

Preferred:
Knowledge and experience with Scheduling software (i.e. Microsoft Project), Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Experience with tunnel, roadway, and bridge projects a plus.

This job description describes the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise; employment in this job is an “at will” employment relationship.

Dragados USA Inc., in an Equal Opportunity Employer