At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.
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What You Will Do
Gannett Fleming’s specialists have the in-depth knowledge to excel on the most challenging geotechnical assignments. We provide innovative solutions for foundations, underground construction, earth structures, groundwater resources, and marginal building sites. Our geotechnical engineers and geologists specialize in landslides, sinkholes, mine subsidence, seepage, expansive soils, and seismic activity. We have completed more than 1,000 subsurface and geophysical projects across the U.S. – from small-scale projects to large, complex dams, highways, bridges, and underground structures.
Our Roseville, CA office is looking for a Project Geotechnical Engineer to support critical infrastructure design and construction across the California foothills and mountains. Our projects include levees, canals, flumes, dams and everything else to help solve California’s critical water supply issues. This is an opportunity to work directly with civil and structural designers to implement creative geotechnical solutions.
The Project Geotechnical Engineer earns and maintains client satisfaction by performing geotechnical engineering evaluations to support our Civil Engineer Design and Structural Engineering groups. This includes managing and executing field investigations, developing geotechnical recommendations for foundation, landslide mitigation, levee repairs, and dam safety evaluations. By supporting a wide range of geotechnical engineering projects, the Project Geotechnical Engineer embodies our client-focused philosophy and our commitment to delivering high quality work. Occasional field work, which may comprise multi-day or multi-week assignments, is expected.
Knowledge of engineering concepts, theories and practices as applied to geotechnical engineering, foundation systems, levees, and dams
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Knowledge of slope stability, seepage, and related computer programs
Solid understanding of geologic hazards and hazard mitigation
Proficient with standard office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.)
Valid California driver’s license
Life at Gannett Fleming
For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,500+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.
Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law.
Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.
NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.
Location: Roseville, CA
Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
Employment Status: Full-time
Internal Requisition ID: 2019-5831