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Civil/Geotechnical Engineer

Haley & Aldrich
Portland, ME 04101
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Civil/Geotechnical Engineer
Portland, ME, US | req736

Civil/Geotechnical Engineer - Portland

At Haley & Aldrich, our goal is to deliver exceptional service to our clients and our communities. And we know that to do so, we need diverse and unconventional thinkers. That's why we foster a culture that provides collaboration, flexibility, and support - so our staff can bring their unique value to bear, and explore the areas they're passionate about.

Are you looking to work in an environment where you can be your authentic self and work on projects that are meaningful to you?

The Buildings & Infrastructure Business Unit atHaley & Aldrich is growing, and we are currently seeking an entrylevel Geotechnical Engineer to work in a technical supportrole with highly skilled professionals on diverse project teams in a dynamicenvironment. We offer new engineers the opportunity to work on challenginggeotechnical and environmental services projects for a wide range of clients.This position entails travel to job sites and working outside of the officesetting some of the time conducting site and subsurface characterization for geotechnicaland environmental projects and/or monitoring contractor's geotechnical andenvironmental-related activities during construction. This position will belocated in the Portland, Maine office.

The successful candidate will:

  • Provide construction monitoring/on-site engineering observation for both geotechnical and environmental projects.
  • Perform site reconnaissance to observe existing conditions, assess site access for subsurface explorations, and identify important site features.
  • Monitor subsurface exploration activities that include the use of test boring and geoprobe rigs, and machine excavated test pits to gather soil and bedrock samples.
  • Conduct field investigations, including collection of structural geologic rock slope data and soil and groundwater sampling in accordance with applicable ASTM standards and other industry standard guidelines.
  • Compile, reduce, analyze, manage, and report field, instrumentation, geological, and/or environmental data, using spreadsheets and other tools.
  • Summarize details, observations, technical procedures and/or project assignment requirements for supervisory or project personnel.
  • Use of various geotechnical and environmental instrumentation and equipment.
  • Conduct geotechnical engineering analyses.
  • Support preparation of written reports, proposals, cost estimates, and other client deliverables, including Phase I and Phase II environmental site assessments (ESAs).
  • Adhere to Site Specific Health and Safety Plans prepared for each project site. As applicable, participate in site safety briefings and audits by both contractors and Haley & Aldrich.

  • B.S. degree in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering.
  • Master's degree in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering is strongly preferred.
  • 0 to 2 years of related geotechnical engineering experience.
  • Must have strong technical, written, verbal and telephone communication skills, particularly the ability to convey observations and produce accurate and concise field notes, logs, data sheets and reports on daily activities.
  • Computer Skills - Strong computer literacy skills including proficiency in all MS Office software.
  • Ability and interest in obtaining professional engineering registration; has or applies for initial professional certification in their core discipline (EIT or FE).
  • Ability to travel to temporary assignments across the U.S.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license
  • Must have a reliable form of transportation to travel to job sites and the office
  • Must comply with the Guiding Principles and Code of Behavior articulated in our Company Charter
  • Must comply with company and client Health & Safety protocols
  • OSHA 40-hr. HAZWOPER training preferred but not required

About Haley & Aldrich

Haley & Aldrich, Inc. is committed to delivering the value our clients need from their capital, operations, and environmental projects. Our one-team approach allows us to draw from our 700 engineers, scientists, and constructors in 30 offices for creative collaboration and expert perspectives. Since our founding in 1957, we have one goal in all we do: deliver long-term value efficiently, no matter how straightforward or complex the challenge. In 2020, Haley & Aldrich acquired Hart Crowser, an engineering and environmental consultancy with extensive expertise in the Pacific Northwest and recognized for its cutting-edge performance-based seismic design methods. Visit http://www.haleyaldrich.com.

Haley & Aldrich is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, age, disability, veteran or any other legally protected status. We offer excellent career growth, a highly competitive total compensation plan and a solid benefits package that includes; health, dental, vision; Short-Term/Long-Term Disability; 401(k) with match; generous vacation plan and paid time off; tuition reimbursement; long-term care, and more. Interested candidates should apply online on our Careers page.


ACCOMMODATIONS FOR APPLICANTS WITH DISABILITIES AND LIMITED ENGLISH PROFICIENCY Haley & Aldrich, an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans Readjustment Act of 1974, Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and pursuant to Executive Order 13166, applicants with disabilities or limited English proficiency that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 1-617-886-7400 for assistance.


Posted: 2021-03-17 Expires: 2021-04-18

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