Are you ready to take the next step in your career? Geocomp is seeking a full-time self-starting staff Engineer with a geotechnical background to join our team of highly skilled engineers in our Acton, MA headquarters. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a growth-oriented professional consulting group where you will work with and be mentored by senior technical staff.
When you join Geocomp, you will enjoy a unique and welcoming culture, focused on delivering best practices. You will find that we offer a collaborative and supportive environment, allowing you to do your best work. We encourage all of our employees to strive for personal excellence and to act with integrity and honesty. We are looking for candidates who enjoy delivering innovative, value-based solutions for our clients and who have a desire to learn, grow and have fun doing it. Those who take initiative and who are self-motivated will thrive in Geocomp’s environment.
In this role you will work closely with a team of project managers in our Consulting Services division and will perform geotechnical design, report writing, and construction oversight. There will also be opportunities to work independently out in the field supervising drilling rigs, collecting and cataloging soil samples, and preparing written reports and logs. For the right candidate, this position offers the opportunity for significant professional growth and the potential to collaborate with local and national teams. You will routinely interact or manage relationships with clients, customers, officials, contractors, and other stakeholders and will help to ensure that deliverables are on time and within scope and budget. We are looking for candidates who have a passion for the environment, meeting new people, and a desire to learn.
Desired Skills and Experience: Excellent technical writing and communication skills required.
Additional responsibilities may include:
Ability to successfully manage and deliver on multiple tasks with competing priorities
Ability to help prepare technical reports
Ability to help prepare basic geotechnical calculations and identify areas where additional expertise is needed and take ownership for filling in knowledge gaps.
Ability to help prepare drafts of specifications and drawings
Ideal traits will include being a self-starter, being results and quality-oriented, and having good attention to detail, a positive attitude, and enthusiasm to learn and grow.
Proficiency with Microsoft Suite including Word, Outlook, Project, Excel and PowerPoint is required.
Other responsibilities as needed
Bachelor’s degree in Civil or master’s degree in Geotechnical Engineering
Two or more years of relevant work experience
Strong collaboration with ability to work effectively with colleagues and within Multidisciplinary team.
Geocomp provides products and services to help clients manage risk associated with the subsurface elements of infrastructure. We specialize in the engineering and control of risk for construction below the ground surface for all types of structures. We excel on tough projects with challenging subsurface conditions and requirements. Additionally, Geocomp manufactures highly versatile automated geotechnical testing systems that have been successfully used for more than thirty years for production, teaching and research. Geocomp's strong reputation for solving our clients' complex engineering problems provides employees with many opportunities for professional development and individual growth.
Geocomp is proud to be an EEO/AAP Employer-Minorities/Women/Disabled/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.