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Shannon & Wilson, Inc.

Mid-Level Geotechnical Engineer (Grouting Field Engineer)

Post Date:May 02, 2023Type:Full-Time
Start Date:5/2/2023Salary:
Location:US-WA-Concrete Job Reference:a0190ed054b01e8e684ce7249

Job Description:
Job DetailsLevelExperiencedJob LocationBaker Dam Project - Concrete, WAPosition TypeFull-timeEducation LevelBSTravel Percentage10%Job CategoryEngineeringDescriptionThis position will be part of the Field Drilling/Grouting Observation team for a dam grouting project. Personnel in this position will be located at the project site in Concrete, Washington.Field engineer will observe drilling, water pressure testing, and grouting activities; interpret subsurface conditions using cores, acoustic and visual televiewer data, water pressure test and grout data; and develop boring logs for grout holes.Job ResponsibilitiesPerform field observation of drilling, water pressure testing, and grouting operations in overburden, reservoir debris, and bedrock.Perform field observation of Contractor's geologist activities, which include rock core logging and televiewing of grout holes using optical and acoustic televiewers.Review rock cores and Contractor's drilling logs.Prepare daily field reports and other field documentation as requested.Perform job duties during day or night shifts at the project construction site in Concrete, Washington.Follow Shannon & Wilson's Quality Assurance policy. Follow and promote Shannon and Wilson's Health and Safety and Loss Prevention policies. Perform other duties as assigned by your supervisor. QualificationsBS Degree in Civil Engineering (Geotechnical Engineering specialty) or Geological Engineering). 7 to 14 years of experience as a Geotechnical or Geological Engineer. Professional Engineering (PE) License in any U.S. State or Territory preferred . Must be able to lift and carry 40 pounds, traverse non-uniform terrain, and climb stairs and ladders.An interest in being on site for the construction and participating in a highly challenging state-of-the-art, technology-heavy, bedrock grouting project.Experienced in rock core logging.Candidates with the following experience are preferred. Those without this experience that are selected to work on the project will gain experience in the following areas during the project.Experience on pressure grouting, seepage cutoff, and dam safety projects preferred.Experience with packer testing in bedrock desirable. Experience with optical and acoustic televiewer data desirable.Experience with collection and interpretation of instrumentation data, including data from vibrating wire piezometers a plus.Shannon & Wilson offers a competitive benefits package to support our employees. These benefits include:Employee ownershipComprehensive medical, prescription, vision, and dental coverage.Pre-tax health and daycare FSALife and disability insuranceLong-term care insuranceProfit sharing and 401(k) plansPaid time off for vacation and sick leave10 paid holidaysPaid volunteer dayFree parkingA mid-level Geotechnical Engineer will be hired in as a Senior Professional I, II, or III.Senior Professional I range: $90,000.00 - $110,000.00Senior Professional II range: $100,000.00 - $120,000.00Senior Professional III range: $115,000.00 - $130,000.00The pay range for this position depends on skills, education, and experience. In additional to base pay, all employees are also eligible for an annual year-end discretionary bonus. If an employee is exempt, they are eligible to accrue comp time in hours excess of 40 each week.Shannon & Wilson is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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