Sr. Geotechnical Engineer
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Santa Clarita - Santa Clarita, CA

We are seeking an exceptional senior-level geotechnical engineer to help grow our geotechnical engineering practice in the Los Angeles/Santa Clarita area. You will contribute to innovative and challenging projects, including the financial and technical evaluation, design, permitting, and construction stages. In general, projects involve ground improvement techniques, geo-environmental issues, geotechnical investigations and foundation design. The successful candidate will be expected to work on multiple projects concurrently to support and promote a diverse private and public sector client base.

You should expect to work closely with experienced professionals and some of the task-level or project management responsibilities you will be asked to do include:

  • Performing and managing geotechnical, geo-environmental, and/or geological engineering field investigations and numerical analyses including drilling, instrumentation, and construction quality assurance
  • Preparing and coordinating the integration of design calculations, drawings, technical specifications, construction cost estimates, reports, and permit applications
  • Managing projects successfully to achieve goals for technical excellence, budget control, schedule compliance, quality, client satisfaction, and profitability
  • Reviewing and managing written document production
  • Business development; including bringing in new clients and obtaining repeat business from existing clients, leading proposal preparation, and developing and implementing a business development plan
  • Staff management and mentoring
  • BS in civil engineering with an emphasis in geotechnical engineering
  • Advanced degree in civil or geotechnical engineering (preferred)
  • At least ten years of relevant prior experience, preferably in a consulting setting (required)
  • An outstanding track record for client management, business development, and technical leadership (required)
  • Current marketplace visibility and existing client relationships (preferred)
  • Current California P.E. registration and a current California G.E. registration