Geotechnical Engineer

Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Job Type
US$ 75,000 - US$ 100,000 per year, $75k - 100k per year + none
Ref. Number
Justin Kolleda, Spherion
7723369545 X208
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Job Description

Project Management:
- Coordinate project needs with lead drilling supervisor and CMT field manager
- Prepare proposals and meet with customers
- Coordinate with customer project start up and updates.
- Meet with project design teams as necessary
- Participate in RFP and RFQ preparation and presentations
- Review invoicing
- Prepare and coordinate change orders
- Participate in collections of customers

Geotechnical Engineering:
- Define scopes for geotechnical investigations.
- Obtain drilling permits and stake boring locations in the field
- Provide drill crews with all necessary information to perform test borings and supervise drill crews in the field.
- Classify soil samples recovered from test borings.
- Provide layout support of boring locations.
- Log bore holes when necessary
- Perform settlement calculations and pile capacity calculations based on the results of test borings.
- Prepare geotechnical reports.
- Oversee pile driving, vibration monitoring and soil improvement projects.
- Perform pre-construction structure condition surveys.
- Train Junior engineering staff as needed

Materials Testing:
- Review and sign materials testing (concrete and soils) reports.
- Train field technicians in the proper ways to perform tests.
- Oversee materials testing projects to ensure the proper tests are being performed, that tests are being performed at the required frequency, and to ensure that project specifications -are being met.
- Assist in the accreditation of our laboratory.
- Attend pre-construction project meetings.
- Work with Field services and laboratory manager in above tasks

Working hours: Mon-Fri

Job Requirements:
- Professional Engineer License in the state of Florida
- Experience in geotechnical report preparation and development of appropriate geotechnical recommendations.
- Strong background in soil mechanics with extensive knowledge of geotechnical analysis and laboratory testing of soil.
- Capable of conducting and supervising field exploration activities.
- Demonstrated knowledge of geotechnical engineering software preferred.
- Must have excellent oral and written communication skills (English)
- Desire to provide excellent practical client service and a commitment to technical excellence
- Must have demonstrated leadership abilities and be a motivated team player.
- Excellent client service abilities and ability to meet deliverables on time and on budget.
- Valid Driver's License with acceptable driving record.

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