Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to join our team in Washington State, with offices located in Tacoma, Seattle, Kirkland, and Lynnwood. We are seeking a self-motivated engineer with a Washington Professional Engineer License, and at least four years of geotechnical engineering experience. The ideal candidate will be eager to develop their skills in all stages of project management: marketing, proposal writing, planning field explorations, engineering analyses, scheduling, budget control, and construction management.
Key Responsibilities •Managing projects from proposal through execution to final billing •Providing business development by building client relationships and pursuing potential projects •Preparing scopes of work, cost estimates, and schedules •Overseeing field exploration programs and laboratory testing •Interpreting geologic, hydrogeologic, and environmental data •Performing geotechnical engineering analysis for infrastructure and development projects, such as foundation, retaining wall, and pavement design
Skills / Qualifications •Professional Engineer licensed by the State of Washington •Four or more years of experience practicing geotechnical engineering in Washington •Technical proficiency in geotechnical investigations, laboratory testing, geotechnical engineering analyses, and earthwork construction for infrastructure projects •Strong writing/communication skills •Project management experience: working directly with clients; developing scopes of work; estimating, tracking, and controlling budgets; maintaining schedules; coordinating with other project team members; and assuring quality •Experience in business development: meeting with potential clients; writing proposals; maintaining client relationships •Master’s degree in geotechnical engineering
With Amec Foster Wheeler, you’ll be part of a team of local consulting engineers working on projects in Washington, and you’ll be connected to our offices around the world, assisting engineers with high profile projects. Imagine working on complex global projects, being challenged to develop your skills and experience, being provided with opportunities to build a successful career. Imagine working for world-leading clients, delivering connected excellence and being recognized for it.
Amec Foster Wheeler offers competitive salaries along with a complete benefits package, including medical, vision, & dental coverage, 401K matching, educational reimbursement, and a variety of training and development programs to help you develop the skills you need to succeed in your chosen career path.
If you believe you have the knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear from you.
Diversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.