Stevenson Consulting, Inc. is seeking Staff Geotechnical Engineer to join our Charlottesville, VA office. This is position is an entry level engineer responsible for performing subsurface engineering investigations and construction materials and engineering assignments under the direction of a Professional Engineer. Also, develops solutions, makes recommendations, and prepares engineering reports for review. Excellent opportunity for growth.
Prepare engineering reports, including the evaluation of collected field and laboratory results, preparation of figures and drawings, to document contractor's work methods, test results, and the interpretation of these tests.
Provide field oversight for Special Inspection during construction related to subgrade inspection, controlled fill, in-place density testing, foundation installation (driven/drilled piles). Underpinning and Support of Excavation (SOE) experience a plus.
Develop plans, schedules, conducts, and/or coordinates detailed phases of assigned project work.
Work closely with senior-level project manager and Professional Engineer of Record to gain project management and engineering experience.
Maintain quality standards on all projects.
Prepare proposals and reports for approval by senior level professionals.
Follow safety rules, guidelines and standards for all projects. Participate in pre-task planning. Report any safety issues or concerns to management.
Perform various field and laboratory tests on soils, concrete, and aggregate materials.
Assist with technician training, as needed.
Coordinate project assignments with other engineers and technicians.
Develop solutions, makes recommendations, and prepare engineering reports for review.
Develop plans, schedules, conducts, and/or coordinates detailed phases of assigned project.
Interacts with client and project team in developing scope of services and communicating project progress.
Works under the supervision of a Professional Engineer
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field.
Minimum 1-3 years' experience.
Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Engineering Intern (EI) required.
Proficient in MS Office programs (Word, Excel), AutoCAD, and ability to learn and adopt new engineering software.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret technical drawings and procedures.
Ability to write reports and business correspondence.
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the public.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
This is a full-time position offering paid vacation, paid holidays, 401(k), medical and dental insurance. Compensation is competitive and based on experience.
We encourage you to consider Stevenson Consulting, Inc. for your next great career opportunity!
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