The Albany (Clifton Park), NY office of Schnabel Engineering is currently seeking a Staff/Senior Staff Geotechnical Engineer to support our growing business. Schnabel provides a broad range of professional services related to dams, geotechnical, and water and wastewater infrastructure to private-sector and public-sector clients throughout the US and abroad. We offer a challenging, exciting, and team-oriented work environment with a highly competitive salary and benefits package.
The emphasis for this position is broadening practical knowledge and experience as well as applying professional principles to real-world problems under the supervision of senior engineering personnel. Responsibilities will include performing slope stability and seepage analyses; estimation of settlement and lateral earth pressures; liquefaction and earthquake engineering analyses; retaining wall design; reinforced concrete design; preparation of reports, plans, and specifications; and performing geotechnical explorations, construction observation, and materials testing. Most projects are related to the evaluation, design and construction of earth and concrete dams.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from an ABET accredited program and successful completion of the E.I.T are required. A Master’s Degree in Geotechnical Engineering is preferred. Prior professional work experience or a summer internship in a related field is desired. Prior experience in AutoCAD Civil 3D is beneficial. Willingness to travel and work in the field is also advantageous. Entry-level applicants and those with up to 5 years of experience will be considered for this position. Candidates must possess excellent interpersonal, oral and written communications skills, and a highly motivated and positive attitude.
For over 60 years, Schnabel Engineering, an employee-owned company, has been focused on solving problems related to the earth and environment through specialization in geotechnical, geostructural, dam and tunnel engineering. We are an ENR Top 250 geotechnical engineering firm dedicated to excellence in client service, high quality, and value added solutions.
If you have an interest in joining our team, please apply below.
No visa sponsorship will be provided. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license and must undergo a background check which may include criminal history, motor vehicle record and credit check, plus a drug screen.
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