STRATA enhances the quality of life within our communities by providing our clients with professional geotechnical engineering, construction inspection and material testing (CMT) services throughout the intermountain west. We have a Project Engineer position available in one of our Idaho or Washington State offices. Position Description:This Project Engineer is responsible for the successful completion of projects while fostering mutually beneficial client relationships and minimizing liability in accordance with STRATA's Mission/Vision Statement and Core Values. Work with a team of geotechnical engineering professionals across a wide range of service markets. Be involved with managing geotechnical engineering projects and explorations including performing boring layouts, clearing utilities, performing, directing, and supervising field explorations, performing geophysical surveys, classifying soil, assigning laboratory testing, and preparing geotechnical deliverables including reports, geotechnical analyses and calculations, and presentations. Prepare proposals for a variety of projects and for local, municipal, and federal clients. Enjoy working in the field completing field investigations, construction observations, and on-site consultation. Assist entry-level engineering staff with technical research and in mentoring through project work.Responsibilities:Project management responsibilities include procurement, training, planning, assigning and directing work, and resolving problems.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills to communicate effectively, accurately, and professionally with clients, contractors, supervisors, and team members.
Ability to coach and mentor staff having varied skills, knowledge, and experience.
Organization skills and the ability to move efficiently and effectively from one assignment to the next with initiative.
Ability to apply reasonable judgment and understanding.
Ability to foster a collaborative culture as a team leader and/or a team member.Professional Qualifications & Requirements:BS in Civil Engineering (MS in Geotechnical Engineering preferred).
P.E. registration preferred (or can be obtained within ~12 months of hire).
5-14 years of progressive experience in the field of geotechnical engineering.
Experience with geotechnical software including gINT, SLOPE/W, SEEP/W, LPILE, MSEW, and GRLWEAP.
Proficiency using personal computer and Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Access, etc.)
Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record
Adherence to STRATA’s drug and alcohol policy
Travel as necessary to support regional offices and projects.STRATA Benefits Include:Medical/Dental/Vision coverage
Paid Time Off
Life Insurance / AD&D
Short-term Disability; Long-term Disability
Employee Referral ProgramEqual Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.