Overview / ResponsibilitiesWood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions has a career opportunity for a Senior Geotechnical Engineer / Project Manager with our Denver, CO Mining team. This individual will provide geotechnical engineering services and manage projects related to mining and civil/geotechnical projects in the U.S. and internationally.LocationThis individual may travel to our Elko, NV, Salt Lake City, UT and Reno, NV offices but will work full time in our Denver, CO office.Key ResponsibilitiesWill provide civil/geotechnical engineering and project management and be responsible for delivering geotechnical and geologic projects to Wood’s mining clientsPlan, supervise and lead civil/geotechnical investigations and design activitiesProject management including scope, budget, schedule and resource managementManaging and coordinating project teams, including ensuring the technical quality of deliverablesPerform and review geotechnical engineering analysesProposal and report writingWill travel to project sites in the US and internationally - Approximately 15% overnight travel
Skills / QualificationsBS or MS in Civil or Geotechnical EngineeringCurrently registered or immediately eligible for registration as a PE10 years + experience in geotechnical engineering, preferably with mining projectsStrong academic background and solid understanding of soil mechanicsExperience in one or more of the following areas:Tailings Storage Facility and Heap Leach Facility designFoundationsEarth dams and leveesDemonstrated Project Management skills including scheduling and budgeting and the ability to lead, train and mentor junior staffDemonstrated technical excellence in geotechnical engineeringVery good understanding of drilling methods, field investigations, and laboratory testing proceduresExcellent communication, leadership, mentoring, writing, interpersonal and presentation skillsSuperior time management, planning and ability to interact with clientsSpanish language skills are not required, but are a plusAbility and willingness to travel to project sites in the US and internationally -Approximately 15% overnight travelMust pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policyCompany OverviewWood 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 StatementWe 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.