The person selected for this position will work on challenging geotechnical and civil engineering projects involving coordination of field activities, data collection, and problem-solving. Project responsibilities will include drilling observation and field crew coordination; geotechnical drilling and instrumentation estimates; surveying; vibration monitoring; and geotechnical construction observation. Preparation of drilling logs, geologic maps, cross-sections, and technical reports will be expected in this role. Onsite investigation tasks may include classifying soil and bedrock samples, and collecting samples for field screening and laboratory analysis. The work will involve frequent out-of-town assignments.
NOTE: Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites and to enter and work within facilities that include limited accessibility, moving machinery, and other conditions typical of industrial facilities. Safety training will be provided.
Bachelor's degree in geology or related
Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills
Strong technical and problem-solving skills and attention to detail
Ability and willingness to work collaboratively with project team members in a high-energy work environment that encourages self-initiative
A flexible working style and willingness to modify personal schedules when required to meet deadlines and client needs
Willingness and ability to regularly travel
Proven task or project management skills
Ability to lift and carry equipment weighing 30 pounds or more
Legal authorization to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship
Acceptable driving record
Academic coursework directly related to the job responsibilities described above
Extensive construction materials testing experience
Barr Engineering Co. reserves the right to consider other legitimate, non-discriminatory factors that are not specifically listed.
We require proof of eligibility to work in the United States.
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