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Geotechnical Engineer - Morrisville, NC 9/14/2016

Kleinfelder Morrisville, NC

Company
Kleinfelder
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
43326-1321
AJE Ref #
576169340
Location
Morrisville, NC
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Kleinfelder is an employee-owned architectural, engineering, and science consulting firm providing solutions to meet our world's complex infrastructure and natural resource challenges.



Kleinfelder has nearly 2,000 employee-owners with offices nationwide and abroad. With over 50 years of experience, Kleinfelder's reputation for providing innovative, commonsense solutions to the most complex challenges has solidified its status as a trusted partner to its global clients and a leader in the industry. Working as a team, Kleinfelder's bright people will deliver the right solutions.



Kleinfelder's North Carolina area is looking for a Geologist or Geotechnical Engineer to join our engineering team with experience, skills and interest in developing their career. The position is open in either our Greensboro, Charlotte or Morrisville, NC offices.



We are looking for someone experienced in:





* Geotechnical Field Investigations,

* Soil and Rock Classification/Boring Logs,

* Shallow/Deep Foundation Design,

* Slope Stability,

* Trouble-shooting Geotechnical issues during construction,

* Engineering Analysis,

* Report Preparation.



The ideal candidate will have:





* Positive work attitude and ability to work safely and efficiently when managing multiple tasks

* Ability to work independently or with a team in a multi-disciplinary environment

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

* Intermediate knowledge of MS Office, Including Word, Excel, and Power Point preferred

* An ability to communicate clearly and effectively with peers, supervisors, clients, subcontractors and regulators.



Education:

The ideal candidate will have:





* Master's degree in Civil Engineering and a minimum of 3 years of experience in Geotechnical Engineering, Construction Materials, and Special Inspection.

* BS in Civil Engineering is required (geotechnical emphasis preferred). M.S. degree with geotechnical emphasis preferred

* EI is required (or the ability to obtain within 3 months); PE preferred



Kleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.



Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)