Position Title: Geotechnical Design Engineer/ Project Engineer
Position Level: Office Staff, Salary Exempt
Job Purpose: The Geotechnical Design Engineer will be responsible for working with senior design engineers to produce construction drawings and design calculations for a wide range of earth retention, structural underpinning and ground modification projects. Typical projects include ground improvement for embankment and structural support, slope stabilization and landslide repair, ground improvement to reduce settlement and/or increase bearing capacity, shallow and deep foundation systems, and a wide variety of other unique and challenging projects. A Geotechnical Design Engineer/Project Engineer is required to become proficient with the following tasks associated with full cycle Project Management: Initial review of project feasibility, preliminary design, estimating, bid preparation, closing of the job, final design and submittal preparation, management through construction, final quality control documentation and project closeout. Experience with foundation design, ground improvement.
Ability to work independently or with minimal supervision in performing all phases of design/analysis (currently or after training)
Ability to multi-task by working on several projects in various stages of development.
Assist in writing and preparing written reports and submittals that are presented to the client.
Coordinate with Project Managers to provide time-sensitive technical solutions to ongoing construction projects
Ability to work collaboratively in a cross-functional team environment
When appropriate perform Internal Submittal Review: Assist field staff, review HMS and GeoTrak uploads
Perform other duties as assigned
At least 3-5 years of professional experience in related field
Excellent oral and written Communication skills with the ability to multi task
Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering required. Master’s Degree and Professional License is preferred
Additional Salary Information: BCBS Medical and Dental 100% Company Paid
Short Term, Long Term and Life Insurance 100% Company Paid
3 Weeks Vacation
9 Paid Holidays
401K Contribution on Yearly Salary
About Helical Drilling, Inc
Helical Drilling, Inc., one company with a multitude of geotechnical design/build solutions. Comprised of geotechnical engineers, construction managers and field crews under one roof, we are the premier turn-key firm for all of your ground construction needs. By maintaining focus on the big picture and looking all stages of site development from feasibility through construction, our team customizes and executes innovative and proven geotechnical solutions.