Sterling Personnel, Inc. is recruiting a Geotechnical Engineer on behalf of our client, an engineering firm. This role is concerned with the analysis, design and construction of foundations, slopes, retaining structures, embankments, tunnels, levees, wharves, landfills and other systems that are made of or are supported by soil or rock.
Use principles of soil mechanics and rock mechanics to investigate subsurface conditions and materials
Determine the relevant physical and chemical properties of these materials
Evaluate stability of natural slopes and man-made soil deposits; assess risks posed by site conditions
Design earthworks and structure foundations
Monitor site conditions, earthwork and foundation construction
Determine and design the type of foundations, earthworks, and/or pavement subgrades required for the intended man-made structures to be built
Test designs and materials at all phases of construction; make recommendations for changes based on results
A minimum of 7 years of active practice in geotechnical engineering work
Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from an EAC/ABET accredited program
Active Professional Engineer licensure
Good communication skills and demonstrated ability to work well with others
Involvement with local community to build lasting working relationships
Knowledge of and experience working with soft soils and clay
Ability to work with a sense of urgency and exercise sound judgement
About Sterling Personnel, Inc.
Sterling Personnel, Inc. is a full-service staffing agency committed to matching qualified job seekers with employers all along the Texas Gulf Coast. We provide the best employers with professional, reliable, and efficient staffing solutions to increase productivity and profits. Our staffing coordinators are certified Staffing Professionals by the American Staffing Association and dedicated to connecting job seekers to the right position to fit their skills and talents. At Sterling Personnel, we aren’t just filling a job. We are fulfilling your business needs. Let us show you how we match talent and culture by linking people to success!