Geotechnical Field Testing Coordinator
GameChange Solar
New York, NY

About $77,000 - $110,000 a year

EducationSkills

GameChange Solar (GCS), one of the largest US suppliers of solar racking and tracker systems, is seeking a Geotechnical Field Testing Coordinator. We are looking for creative, intelligent, and driven professionals who want to make a positive impact on the planet. The Geotechnical Field Testing Coordinator will play a key role in facilitating the installation of GWs worth of Solar Capacity. This is a prime opportunity with the possibility of rapid advancement for an ambitious engineer to expand their management skills and solar experience.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the entire subsurface testing program for GCS: Pull Testing and Geotechnical Inspections
  • Oversee pull testing:
  • Coordinate with engineers to create pull test procedures
  • Manage pull testing subcontractors including schedule and price
  • Arrange for equipment and testing material delivery to project site
  • Ensure vendors accurately adhere to pull test procedures either through electronic communication or onsite training
  • Create Pull test reports.
  • Oversee Geotechnical Inspections
  • Coordinate with engineers to create geotechnical inspection scopes of work
  • Manage Geotechnical engineer subcontractors
  • Ensure all work is performed in a safe manner
  • Utilize Continuous Improvement Principles to improve business processes and reduce total cost
  • Interface with customers and vendors relating to achieving their expectations

Requirements:

  • 3 + years Geotechnical experience.
  • Bachelor in engineering or related field
  • Ability to manage subcontractors
  • Strong Communication skills: Mastery of written and spoken English required.
  • Experience in Utility / Commercial solar construction preferred
  • College degree in a technical field
  • Familiarity with common foundation construction practices
  • Excellent leadership, problem solving, team development, and critical thinking skills
  • High level of integrity with strong emphasis on making and meeting commitments
  • High sense of urgency with the ability to delegate and prioritize to meet required deadlines
  • Strong computer software skills

Salary DOE

Business Office professional attire is required

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Geotechnical Field Testing: 5 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)