• Staff Geotechnical Engineer

    Job Location(s) US-VA-Roanoke
    Job ID
    2018-1454
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Engineering
  • Overview

    We’re growing. 
    Froehling & Robertson, Inc., (F&R)
    has been proudly engineering stability in the country since 1881.  In addition to being one of the oldest, independent testing/engineering companies, F&R is also a minority-owned business offering   competitive compensation/benefits, and a positive work environment designed around the philosophy of mutual respect for all! Our shared F&R/Employee values include: fairness, integrity, and high ethical standards.

    And. You’ve made it just in time!

     

    We’re always on the lookout for FRESH and ENERGIZED talent; individuals and professionals who are not afraid to get their boots and hats a little dirty from the ruffles of the journey to engineering stability together.

    Come be a part of this talented and dedicated team.
    Join stability. Apply now!

     

    Who we are looking for:

     

    F&R is looking for a Geotechnical Engineer! This position will provide engineering expertise; assisting engineering personnel in implementing geotechnical engineering projects, supporting field crews, performing and/or reviewing laboratory test results and other related engineering activities.

    Responsibilities

    What you’ll be doing:

     

    Including, but not limited to:

    • Perform geotechnical engineering analysis and calculations for commercial and industrial projects
    • Field reconnaissance
    • Field logging and managing drilling program for variety of projects
    • Review test results and make recommendations
    • Preparation of soil reports and proposals
    • Perform various other geotechnical engineering tasks

    Qualifications

    What you need to have:

    • EIT/EI is preferred, but not required
    • Previous experience in related areas (geotechnical engineering, CMT, etc) is preferred
    • Must be knowledgeable of site work and earthwork construction techniques
    • Must be detail oriented
    • Strong project or task management skills, including scheduling, execution and follow-up
    • Excellent communication and presentation skills both oral and written
    • Ability to successfully manage numerous assignments and meet deadlines
    • Ability to work independently, and within a team environment to achieve goals
    • Valid driver’s license with good standing driving-record
    • Some travel will be required
    • Must be willing to participate in and pass F&R’s pre-employment screening including a background investigation, drug screening and driving record

    Check out our Perks + Benefits:


    In addition to our welcoming company culture and competitive compensation packages, our employees enjoy the below benefits:

    • In-House continuous training
    • Comprehensive group medical insurance, including health, dental, vision and life
    • Opportunity for professional growth and advancement
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Paid time off
    • Company–observed paid holidays
    • Short and long-term disability coverage
    • 401K retirement
    • Company Cell Phone
    • Usage of company vehicle when traveling to sites/labs, etc.

    We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, and highly encourage resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. We extend equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual’s age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy status, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other reason protected by federal, state or local law. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    F&R participates in the USCIS E-Verify Program to verify that all new hires are authorized to work in the United States.

     

    EOE M/F/D/V/SO. Drug Free Workplace.

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