AECOM Senior Geotechnical Engineer – Project Manager in Oakland, California

Business Line Water

Position Title Senior Geotechnical Engineer – Project Manager

United States of America - California

Oakland

Job Summary

The AECOM Oakland California Geo-Engineering Department is seeking an experienced, energetic Senior Foundation Engineer to take a leadership role in our foundation engineering practice. The candidate will have the opportunity to direct projects for a variety of facilities including refineries, pipelines, bridges, tunnels, dams, levees, and building structures, and coordinate with a broad range of other disciplines within AECOM. The candidate should have experience in supervising and training staff in geotechnical investigations, analyses, reporting, and construction observation. Business development for existing and new clients will be an integral part of the position.

Responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Project management – tracking scope, schedule and budget

  • Business development for new and existing clients

  • Preparing engineering services proposals, cost estimates, and schedules

  • Preparing Project Work plans and Health and Safety Plans

  • Providing technical support to geotechnical projects

  • Overseeing and preparing engineering reports and documentation

  • Reviewing engineering reports and documentation prepared by junior staff

  • Ensuring the quality of project deliverables

  • Mentoring and technical development of junior staff

  • Performing Independent Technical Reviews

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering

  • 13+ years of relevant professional experience

  • California PE registration

  • Experience planning and directing geotechnical investigations

  • Thorough knowledge of foundation engineering including shallow and deep foundations, earthwork, slope stability

  • Working knowledge of relevant building code provisions

  • Strong commitment to ensuring safe project execution

  • Must possess a valid driver's license

  • Local travel required

  • Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree or PhD in Civil Engineering

  • Experience working in Refinery or other industrial sites

  • Geotechnical California GE registration

  • Experience working with local permitting jurisdictions

  • OSHA 40 Hour Hazwoper Trained

  • Refinery Safety Trained

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at http://www.aecom.com/content/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/EEO-is-the-Law-poster-supplement.pdf to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

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Job Category Engineering - Civil

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149029BR