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Job Description

KCB Consultants Ltd. (KCBCL) is looking for an Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer to support the growth of our Mining Environmental Group office located in Phoenix. KCBCL is the US subsidiary of Klohn Crippen Berger Ltd., an internationally recognized engineering and geoscience consulting company. We are looking for a self-motivated, organized and accountable individual with a strong technical background who is good at communicating technical topics, both spoken and written, and is driven to provide high-quality geotechnical services and build sustained client relationships. The current focus of KCBCL’s Phoenix office is on mine waste and water management. Our clients are some of the largest mining companies in the world.

This role will give you the opportunity to:

join a dynamic company of motivated and hardworking professionals committed to delivering high quality engineering and environmental services

work on mine waste and water management projects from concept to closure

collaborate with senior staff to lead technical aspects of challenging projects

plan and execute site investigations and construction quality assurance

coordinate and execute project management duties including budget management and scheduling

develop, train and mentor junior staff

work with our team of world recognized engineers

As an Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer with 4 to 8 years of experience, you have a firm grasp of geotechnical concepts and experience applying these concepts to practice. We value your:

demonstrated experience in: mine waste management and dam design; planning and executing geotechnical site investigations; coordinating and interpreting laboratory testing on soils and rock; and, conducting construction quality control/quality assurance

project management skills, commensurate with your years of experience

high-quality verbal and written communication skills

interpersonal skills and ability to work within a team

Authorization to work in the United States, travel internationally, and registration as a Professional Engineer in the United States, or eligibility to register, are requisites.

What makes us stand out?

Aren’t all consultancies the same? We don’t think so. One of our tag lines “Down to Earth / Up to the Challenge” says a lot about who we are. In broad terms we think KCBCL’s primary differentiators are:

our global reputation for technical excellence;

appetite to tackle problems with unique complexities;

real access to some of the sectors most amazing talent;

our size (we’re a mid-sized consultancy);

the breadth of our multi-disciplinary services; and

our offices are in some of the world’s most beautiful locations.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age. We thank all candidates for applying, however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Are you up to the challenge?

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, simply apply on-line with your résumé and cover letter quoting the job reference number 1435-M19.