Assistant Geotechnical Engineer

Naugatuck, Connecticut or White Plains, New York
Oct 13, 2021
Jan 11, 2022
Position Type
Engineer, Junior Engineer
Organization Type
Firm, Consulting Engineering

Company Description:

Siefert Associates, LLC., is a Structural-Geotechnical Engineering Firm defined by our core values of honesty, integrity, and work life balance. We practice in the niche field of Construction Engineering. We are the professional service firm of choice for contractors across the Northeast and are proud to call 10 of the top 15 Domestic Heavy Contractors [per ENR] as our Clients. Our specialty is developing working drawings and calculations tailored to the preferred means and methods of contractors on heavy highways, buildings, railroads, power generations, utility and marine projects.  Our scope of services has grown to include permanent design, inspection, and field services.

We have offices in Naugatuck, CT and White Plains, NY

Job Description:

Siefert Associates, LLC is seeking an Assistant Geotechnical Engineer. This position works under the supervision of a Geotechnical Project Manager as a team member participating in all phases of a project including interface with structural and construction engineers. An Assistant Geotechnical Engineer’s responsibilities include the preparation of engineering calculations, design drawings, and engineering reports; the review of boring logs and laboratory test results for soil samples and development of design soil parameters. Site work includes inspection of existing and as-built conditions, and monitoring of subsurface Exploration & other relevant soil testing as needed.

Services include support of excavation for heavy construction, cofferdams, underpinning, rock excavation stability, installation of waterfront structures, utility protection, deep and shallow foundations, slope stability, crane and other construction equipment surcharge, permanent and temporary retaining walls, various methods of soil improvement and forensic investigations. Previous construction experience in any capacity is preferred.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Master’s Degree in Geotechnical Engineering (will consider candidates pursuing night school with at least ½ of program completed)
  • E.I.T. certification
  • Experience (0-2 years)

Additional Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have the ability to work collaboratively, in a team setting, with both co-workers and clients, from diverse engineering and construction backgrounds.

Contact Info: Visit our website: – please email cover letter, resume, & unofficial transcripts to