Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Sioux Falls, South Dakota
Engineering (Architecture and Engineering Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
US$ 75,000 - US$ 110,000 per year
Ref. Number
Pond, Mikayla, Spherion
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Job Description

This position requires significant business developement and client retention, not just engineering talent.

Pay: $75,000-$110,000/year
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm
Type: Full time

- Provides direction and training for junior and intermediate geotechnical
engineering staff.
- Prepares technical proposals and complex geotechnical engineering reports
- Develops and maintains existing client relationships.
- Participates in business development activities to grow the business.
- Directs and mentors less experienced staff in completing field assignments that includes observations of explorations and shallow foundations.
- Performs geotechnical analysis of foundations, earth retaining structures, ground
improvements, embankments and cut slopes, using industry standard methodologies.
- Analyzes laboratory testing results and selects geotechnical design parameters.
- Develops and maintains project budgets and schedules.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

-- Ability and desire to provide growth and business development planning, client
liaison management and control corporate risk.
-- Proficient in technical writing and geotechnical reports.
-- Knowledge of various drilling rigs and drilling procedures.
-- Ability to read and interpret civil and structural plan sets.
-- Field experience for both geotechnical investigations and construction
-- Bachelor's in Geotechnical Engineering
-- Professional Engineer registration in SD or able to receive it within 90 days
-- 7 years of progressive geotechnical consulting experience with additional experience with civil or structural engineering being a plus

High School

1-4 years

To be considered, please apply online at
If you have any questions please contact Elisa Coequyt at 605-335-6010

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