Title: Geotechnical Engineer
Location: Austin, TX
Job Type: Full-time
We are seeking a Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in Austin, TX. The successful candidate will work on a variety of geotechnical projects including site investigations, foundation design, slope stability analysis, retaining wall design, and earthwork construction. The Geotechnical Engineer will be responsible for performing geotechnical field investigations and laboratory testing, conducting engineering analyses, and preparing technical reports.
- Perform geotechnical field investigations including drilling, soil sampling, and rock coring.
- Conduct geotechnical laboratory testing such as sieve analysis, Atterberg limits, and shear strength testing.
- Analyze geotechnical data to develop engineering recommendations for foundation design, slope stability analysis, and retaining wall design.
- Prepare geotechnical reports that include field observations, laboratory results, engineering analyses, and recommendations.
- Communicate with clients, contractors, and other project stakeholders.
- Provide technical support during construction including soil and rock slope stability analyses, foundation inspection, and earthwork construction monitoring.
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering with a focus on Geotechnical Engineering.
- Professional Engineering (PE) license in the state of Texas.
- 5-10 years of experience in geotechnical engineering, including geotechnical field investigations, laboratory testing, and engineering analyses.
- Experience with geotechnical design software such as gINT, PLAXIS, and SEEP/W.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including health insurance, 401(k) matching, and professional development opportunities. If you are a talented Geotechnical Engineer looking to join a dynamic team in Austin, TX, we encourage you to apply.