The Graduate Geotechnical Engineer would be involved in the following:

  • Field supervision of geotechnical investigations, and borehole logging
  • Field inspection and testing of soils and concrete and geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring
  • Assigning, coordinating and supervising geotechnical laboratory testing activities
  • Preparation of boring logs including soil classifications
  • Performance of geotechnical engineering analyses/studies and foundation design under senior staff’s direct supervision
  • Support in preparation of geotechnical engineering reports and proposals under senior staff’s direct supervision
  • Performance and supervision of construction inspection and materials sampling and testing under senior staff’s direct supervision
  • Support in administration of geotechnical engineering projects and contracts in accordance with Wood’s policies and procedures

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.S. or M.S. Civil Engineering (geotechnical engineering preferred)
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Strong team work, able to listen to requirements and work well others
  • Ability to manage time effectively
  • Excellent attention to detail and a thorough approach to work
  • Certified as an Engineer in Training (EIT) or the ability to obtain the certification within 6 months from the employment
  • Knowledge with Geotechnical, Construction Engineering, Material Engineering and other related technical disciplines
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Business Suite Applications and project scheduling tools
  • Flexibility to travel to construction sites for extended periods and work outside of normal business hours
  • Valid Texas driver’s license or the ability to obtain within 6 months from the employment
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy