Job Description: Ninyo & Moore has an immediate opening for a Staff Geotechnical Engineer in Phoenix, AZ. The successful candidate will assist project managers in the performance of geotechnical field evaluations, forensic assessments, and construction projects. Duties include geotechnical subsurface evaluations, supervision of excavation subcontractors, logging and classification of soils in the field, performance of floor level surveys, documentation of distressed structures, and assistance in reviewing construction documents including plans and specifications. Additional duties include compilation of geotechnical laboratory test data, geotechnical calculations and performance of engineering calculations for slope stability, lateral earth pressure, foundation capacity, settlements, and deep foundation design.Education: B.S./B.A. required (Civil Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Construction Engineering) M.S. preferred.Required Skills: The successful candidate will be entry level up to 5 years of experience, preferably with a geotechnical consulting firm performing duties described above. Candidate should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, positive attitude, good organizational skills, and a strong work ethic. Must be able to work both independently and as a team member.