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2018-05-172018-06-16

Geotechnical Engineer III

Aecom
Salt Lake City, UT
  • Job Code
    23339-1237324
Company AECOM

Job Title: Geotechnical Engineer III

JobID: 23339-1237324

Location: Salt Lake City, UT, 84165, USA

Description: **Business Line** Water

**Position Title** Geotechnical Engineer III

United States of America - Utah

Salt Lake City

**Job Summary**

AECOM is actively seeking a highly-motivated Geotechnical Engineer, Geological Engineer, or Engineering Geologist for employment in the Salt Lake City, UT office. AECOM is searching for candidates with strong technical and interpersonal skills and the ability to work productively both independently and collaboratively. This position will involve working with geotechnical engineers and other civil engineers on a variety of projects.

AECOM is a multinational engineering firm that provides design, consulting, construction, and management services to a wide range of clients throughout the world. AECOM offers significant growth potential for motivated individuals. Individual development can occur in the areas of engineering, engineering leadership, project management, client account management, marketing leadership, and business operations management.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Responsibilities include:

+ Provide geotechnical engineering and design support for highways, mines, buildings, and other projects

+ Conduct field exploration, collect samples, analyze data and review geotechnical samples for laboratory testing

+ Prepare or review engineering related calculations and develop drawings and figures

+ Perform geotechnical analyses and design, prepare engineering reports, plans and specifications

+ Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks. Assignments are designed to further develop judgment and understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities

+ Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives

+ Work under supervision of a project manager or senior level team member

+ Demonstrate ability to build trusting working relationships with clients and colleagues

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor’s degree in Geotechnical engineering, Engineering Geology, or Geological Engineering or related field

+ 5+ years of geotechnical engineering and experience conducting field exploration

+ Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE)

+ Strong verbal communication and technical writing skills

+ Proficiency working with Excel and Word

+ Experience working with a multidisciplinary team of civil & geotechnical engineers, and geologists

+ Experience logging soil borings, performing geotechnical analyses, and writing geotechnical reports

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Master’s degree in Geotechnical engineering or related field

+ Working knowledge of the following programs: AutoCAD/Auto Civil, gINT, VisualBasic, SlopeW, SeepW, Slide, Settle3D, UTexas, WEAP

+ Experience with trenchless technologies, including Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD) and Microtunneling

+ Experience writing geotechnical engineering proposals

+ Experience managing geotechnical engineering projects

+ Experience managing geotechnical construction services

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Engineering - Geotechnical_

**_Business Group_** _Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _181226BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._



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