Overview / Responsibilities Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is looking for an entry level Geotechnical Project Engineer to join our Lakeland, FL team. The candidate will support projects in Florida, to provide civil/geotechnical engineering services for dams & levees, mining, commercial development and civil infrastructure & transportation projects. Key Responsibilities•Provide civil/geotechnical engineering support to project teams and assist with delivery geotechnical and geologic projects to Wood’s public and private sector clients•Projects include site investigation, dams and levees design, mining and tailings pond design and construction, transportation, utilities and other civil works projects•Support geotechnical/civil investigation and design activities•Support field construction inspection and testing •Management of a variety of field work activities•Geotechnical engineering analyses and assistance with report preparation •Collaboration and participation in technical discussions with Wood team members
Skills / Qualifications •BS in Civil Engineering, Geotech/Mining Engineering or related engineering discipline•2-5 years+ experience in geotechnical engineering and field investigations•Strong academic background and solid understanding of soil mechanics and local Florida soils and geology•Currently EI registered and eligible to apply for PE licensure in Florida•Diverse experience in the following areas highly desired•Experience with drilling, field investigations, and laboratory testing•Good communication, report writing, interpersonal and presentation skills•Superior time management, planning and ability to interact with clients•Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook•Proficiency with Geostudio SLOPE/W & SEEP/W software is a plus but not required•Willing to travel for extended periods of time•Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policyCompany Overview Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.comDiversity 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.