Senior Geotechnical/Structural Engineer

  (#10863) - Eastern PA
Industry: Civil/Structural

United Employment Group is seeking a Senior Geotechnical/Structural Engineer in Eastern PA


Searching for a Structural / Geotechnical Engineer, preferably with experience in the utility industry. 


-Lead a project team consisting of engineers, designers, and field personnel involved in the design, modification, analysis and constructability of new and existing utility systems.
-Work on challenging assignments that include investigating, trouble-shooting, and solving a wide variety of engineering and construction related issues.
-Prepare technical memos, reports, construction specifications and other written documentation.
-Perform and manage diversified tasks through the life cycle of projects.
-Read and interpret blueprints, calculations, technical drawings, schematics, and reports.
-Assist drafters in developing the design of products using drafting tools or computer-assisted design (CAD) or drafting equipment and software.
-Apply engineering theories, techniques and analysis to structural and geotechnical engineering designs.
-Work on building foundations; deep shaft and trench excavation temporary and permanent earth retention.
-Perform calculations and prepare sketches and/or AutoCAD drawings for design operations.
-Conduct Structural and Geotechnical subsurface investigations, field investigations and engineering analysis.
-Has design / field experience in Earth and rock engineering, De-watering operations, Slope stability and earth stabilization operations, and Earth and rock tunneling
-Conceptualize and value engineering with emphasis on constructability issues.
-Assist with new and existing business development.


-B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis on civil / structural / geotechnical engineering required.
-Licensed Structural Engineer
-10+ years combined experience in structural and geotechnical engineering required.

Essential skills:

-Strong written and verbal communication skills required.
-Knowledge of industry design codes including AISC, ASCE, and IBC required.
-Fundamental knowledge of principles of structural and geotechnical engineering, temporary construction systems, soil and rock mechanics, earthquake engineering, and groundwater hydrology required.

Valued skills and experiences:

-M.S. Degree in Civil/Structural / Geotechnical Engineering preferred.
-Licensed Structural Engineer
-Consulting background preferred.

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