Power Engineers Geotechnical Engineer in Boise, Idaho
Department:Western Geosciences Group
POWER Engineers’ Environmental Division provides planning, permitting, engineering, site assessment and corrective action services to clients worldwide. Across multiple industries, our diverse staff specialize in the areas of air, water, waste, ecological and cultural resources throughout our 45 offices located across the country and internationally.
We are seeking a highly motivated, Geotechnical Engineer for full-time employment in our Boise, ID office in support of our Environmental Geosciences Department. The selected candidates would join a team of more than 230 environmental professionals across the U.S.
Job Summary of Roles and Responsibilities
This geotechnical engineer must be proficient in interpersonal communication skills that would allow the individual to work with other experienced engineers in a team environment. We are looking for an individual with knowledge in subsurface investigations, shallow and deep foundation evaluations and foundation design such as drilled piers, micropiles, driven piles, helical piles and caissons. Additionally, this geotechnical engineer must have knowledge of groundwater flow mechanics, artesian flow, slope stability evaluation and mitigation, settlement evaluation, and knowledge of environmental regulations.
BSCE (with a geotechnical emphasis) from an accredited college or university. GSGE candidates will also be considered if they have a good understanding of engineering properties of soils
Two (2) to five (5) years' experience including working experience in the field
EIT certification and eligibility to sit for the PE exam within one to two years of employment
Strong background in computer modeling that may include LPILE, SHAFT, MFAD, CUFAD, SLOPE/W, Finite Element Modeling, GRLWEAP, SIGMA
Working knowledge of GIS and AutoCAD
Experience with the energy construction industry that involves a variety of surveillance and monitoring issues and adverse field conditions
At POWER Engineers, Inc. you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diverse and unique initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. We encourage new ideas and fresh approaches and most importantly, we strive to be our clients’ first choice. These traits – and deep technical skill – account for our success.
Have fun, do good work, make money. As an employee-owned company, we strive to make POWER Engineers an appealing place to work, where we perform projects that we find challenging and in which we excel. We provide competitive compensation, a full benefit package, professional development, and an appealing work environment. POWER Engineers is a unique and fun engineering firm, which may be contradictory to some, but it works well for us.