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Job Description

Company Overview

CME is a multi-talented and multi-disciplined engineering technology corporation that provides Construction Materials Evaluation and Technical Support Services to owners and professionals engaged in design, construction and maintenance of buildings and infrastructure. CME's services are provided by and under the responsible charge of in-house licensed professionals and certified technologists.


The Senior Geotechnical Engineer is responsible for managing projects, report and proposal preparation, geotechnical design, and performing basic and complex geotechnical calculations. This position can be in our Syracuse, NY office (headquarters) or in one of our branch offices in New York State (Albany, Buffalo, Elmira, Rochester).

Responsibilities and Duties

Execute geotechnical project assignments including engineering analysis, report preparation, field exploration and laboratory analysis

Provide mentorship to EITs and help to professionally develop CME staff engineers

Evaluate ground conditions and understand their impact on design and construction

Perform shallow and deep foundation designs, slope stability analysis calculations and seismic assessments

Develop and manage geotechnical laboratory testing programs

Review requests for proposals (RFP’s), develop and finalize proposals, and act as division liaison with clients and CME

Peer review reports prepared by other engineering staff

Regularly communicate with clients to ensure quality of work, exceptional staff performance, and address client concerns and expectations

Actively participate in professional and technical meetings and organizations

Qualifications and Skills

Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (Masters in Geotechnical or Civil Engineering preferred)

Registration as Professional Engineer (PE); ability to obtain registration in New York State

10+ years of geotechnical engineering experience

Strong experience with geotechnical design; shallow and deep foundations, with complex subsurface conditions

Ability to interact with client and design team during design and construction phases of a project

Strong background in soil mechanics with extensive knowledge of geotechnical analysis and laboratory testing of soil

Extensive experience and understanding in the provision of geotechnical engineering recommendations and soil parameters for shallow and deep foundations, pavements, site preparation and site mitigation

Proficient in project management with proven ability to meet business goals

Demonstrated knowledge of geotechnical engineering software

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Benefits and Perks

CME offers competitive wages and benefits such as: Health, Dental, Vision, 401K, Health Savings Account, Supplemental Insurance Products, and Paid Time Off (including Holiday, Vacation, Sick and Personal) for full time employees.

This is an Equal Employment Opportunity. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

CME Associates, Inc. is an Affirmative Action Employer.

A New York State Certified Woman Owned Business Enterprise (WBE).