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Geotechnical Engineer Job Description

Geotechnical engineering jobs fall under a branch of civil engineering devoted to understanding the behaviour of earth materials, such as soil mechanics, rock mechanics, subsurface conditions and materials and evaluating the stability of natural and manmade earthworks. These engineers can work on mining projects, tunnels, dams, dikes and levees, reservoirs and hazardous waste storage or landfills. More Details

Geotechnical engineer jobs include responsibilities such as:

  • Supervising the design, development and construction of earthworks projects
  • Designing foundations, earthworks, pavement subgrades and other man-made earth structures
  • Investigating project sites to analyze soil, rock and bedrock properties or fault distribution and offer solutions to problems surrounding land reclamation, water or air pollution and sustainability
  • Assessing the risks of potential hazards such as landslides, sinkholes, rockfalls, earthquakes and overall stability of a project site

Examples of jobs for geotechnical engineers and entry level geotechnical engineering jobs include:

  • Entry Level Geotechnical Research Engineer
  • Senior Geotechnical Engineer
  • Project Engineer – Geotechnical
  • Geotechnical Design Engineer
  • Staff Geotechnical Engineer
  • Mining and geological engineer

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Location: Tumwater, WA
Company: WSDOT
Posted: 09.22.2017
Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) is seeking two professional and experienced Geotechnical Engineers.  The Headquarters...
Location: Modesto, CA
Posted: 09.21.2017
Krazan & Associates is looking for full time ICC Special Inspectors for our Modesto, Clovis, Bakersfield or Pleasanton,...
Location: Albany, NY
Company: RIZZO Associates
Posted: 09.21.2017
POSITION SUMMARY Engineer is primarily responsible for performing dam safety inspections and evaluations within upstate New York area....
Optimization Manager – Mining Engineer/ Mine Overseer, Underground (Central America)   Our client with its operations in Central...
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Company: CLD
Posted: 09.15.2017
PRINCIPLE ENGINEER, (FORT MEADE, MD) Resume Due Date:    NLT COB 09/15/17 Program Name:    NBIS OT&E...
Location: Fort Meade, MD
Company: CLD
Posted: 09.15.2017
ENGINEER (INtermediate), (FORT MEADE, MD) Resume Due Date:    NLT COB 09/15/17 Program Name:    NBIS OT&E...
Location: Englewood, CO
Posted: 09.14.2017
  SALEM   Engineering Group, Inc.  is a multi-disciplined consulting firm providing services in:   Civil Engineering...
Location: Middlebury, CT
Company: Execu-Tech
Posted: 09.14.2017
We have a Excellent opportunity in the Middlebury CT area ASAP and Newark NJ for a Solid Geotechnical Engineer that has a PE and is local.  ...
Location: Calgary, AB
Company: Golder Associates
Posted: 09.13.2017
Job Responsibilities: Golder Associates' Mining Division provides surface and underground engineering to mines throughout Canada and...
Location: Perth, WA
Company: Golder Associates
Posted: 09.13.2017
Job Responsibilities: We have an opening for a midlevel Mining Engineer with open pit and/or underground experience to join the Mine Engineering...