Staff Geotechnical Engineer / Geologist

Professional Service Industries Inc
Chantilly, VA
Aug 11, 2022
Aug 23, 2022
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Staff Geotechnical Engineer / Geologist Intertek PSI, is searching for an Staff Geotechnical Engineer or Staff Geologist to join our Building & Constructionteam in our Fairfax, VA office. This is a fantastic opportunity to grow a versatile career in the architectural, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) industry!The Building & Construction team provides assurance, testing, inspection, and certification services and building science solutions to deliver Total Quality Assurance to the built environment. The team offers the architectural, engineering and construction (A/E/C) industry with a full suite of capabilities both in the lab and on site.The Geotechnical Staff Engineer is responsible for conducting Geotechnical engineering on local projects. Entry level for Technical/Professional work. Works under close supervision of an experienced professional to perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures, and criteria. Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced professional. The job schedule may include some nights and weekends as needed.What you'll do: Direct and execute Geotechnical project assignments including engineering analysis, report preparation, field exploration and laboratory services. Provide project level development of proposals and reports and ensure that client commitments are met. Field and Laboratory Sampling and Testing. Oversight and Testing on Geotechnical project during Design and Construction. What it takes to be successful in this role: BS Degree in Civil, Geotechnical, Geological Engineering, or Geology required. 0-2 years' experience in the field of geotechnical engineering is preferred. Experience in Geotechnical report preparation and development of appropriate Geotechnical recommendations preferred. EIT or GIT is preferred. Capable of conducting and supervising field exploration activities. Physical Requirements: Ability to lift, move, push, and pull 30 to 50 pounds occasionally. Additional requirements may be needed for specific sites/locations. Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, (hearing) and to make the discriminations in sound. Ability to kneel and squat occasionally. Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time. Ability to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions (hot and cold). Ability to climb occasionally. Why work at Intertek?PSI, an Intertek Company, is a leading provider of ATIC (Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification) Services. We are ranked #15 on the 2020 ENR list of Top 500 Design Firms, and are able to provide the architectural, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) industry with a full suite of capabilities both in the lab and on-site. From testing, inspection and certification services to building sciences solutions, the company delivers Total Quality Assurance to the built environment. Intertek is a world leader in the $250 billion Quality Assurance market, with a proven, high-quality business model and a global network of customer-focused operations and highly engaged subject matter experts. At Intertek, we exercise our spirit of innovation, the passion of our people and our unmatched customer commitment to realize our purpose of making the world an ever better, safer, and more sustainable place for all. Learn more about Our History and What We Do .Intertek is committed to a safe work environment for our employees and clients. Learn more about our COVID-19 Policy .What we have to offer: When Working with Intertek , you can expect salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test.Intertek believes that Our People are our strongest tool for success. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status or on the basis of disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity.For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, or who need assistance applying, please email or call 1-877-694-8543 (option #5) to speak with a member of the HR Department.CA-DWIntertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification (ATIC) solutions for our customers' operations and supply chains. Working at Intertek means joining a global network of state-of-the-art facilities and passionate people who deliver superior customer service with a purpose of bringing quality, safety, and sustainability to life.

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