TERRA TESTING, LLC, is searching for a Senior Geotechnical Engineer with strong leadership to grow the firm's operations. Applicant must be highly motivated, creative, and talented to support our Lubbock, Dallas and San Antonio offices.
This position entails client development, mentoring engineering technicians and ensure timely delivery of industry-specific practical geotechnical engineering solutions.
Responsibilities and Duties
Plan, schedule, conduct or coordinate mid to large size field and laboratory services for a wide range of project types.
Perform and/or oversee geotechnical engineering analyses and evaluations for various projects including the design of retaining wall systems, bridge foundations and roadway pavements.
Manage projects, subcontractors, and geotechnical staff on projects and work within team environment.
Direct work to staff engineers including all aspects of field coordination, logging, and laboratory assignments.
Mentor engineering technicians.
Maintaining liaison with individuals and units within or outside organization.
Qualifications and Skills
8 to 10 years of experience.
Master's degree in Civil Engineering with Geotechnical Engineering emphasis preferred.
Registered as a Professional Engineer (PE) is required.
Have experience preparing geotechnical reports, drawings, and specifications for foundations and earthwork for a wide range of projects including transportation, water, retail, hospitality, commercial, etc.
Extensive experience in shallow and deep foundations, slope stability analysis, MSE and Soil Nailed Wall design, pavement design, engineering report writing, and preparation of contract documents.
Experience in large projects is a plus.
Experience with staff management, project management and business development.
Have experience preparing and presenting technical presentations to clients and technical review boards.
Have experience assisting project managers and business leadership with developing strategic pursuits and geotechnical proposals
Be able to organize priorities and multi-task effectively
Excellent communication and writing skills.
Additional Salary Information: Additional Compensation: Bonuses
Paid time off;
Professional development assistance; and
About TERRA TESTING LLC
Terra Testing, LLC (TERRA) is DBE & HUB certified firm serving Texas, New Mexico & Oklahoma for 42 years. TERRA provides geotechnical drilling, sampling, geotechnical engineering, construction material testing & inspection for sectors - energy, transportation, water resources, federal, state & local governments, commercial, educational institutions & industrial. TERRA owns and operate a fleet of three (3) geotechnical drill rigs has full-services offices in Lubbock, Dallas and San Antonio.