CH2M Geotechnical Engineer - Irvine CA in Irvine, California

Support our infrastructure clients and have a hand in transforming tomorrow

As a Geotechnical Engineer, you will have the chance to solve the most challenging and impactful projects in North America. Working with other members of our Irvine, CA team, you will have the opportunity to follow projects from the conceptual phase through the construction phase, working on traditional design-bid-build as well as design-build projects. During your time with us, you will also have the opportunity to:

• Participate in field assignments that will include observation of explorations (soil and rock borings, test pits, CPT soundings, geophysical testing); geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring; and inspection of the construction of geotechnical structures (earth retaining structures, deep foundations, dams, tunnels, and shallow foundations).• Under supervision, design shallow and deep foundations, earth retaining structures, ground improvement, embankments, and cut slopes. • Perform liquefaction potential analyses. • Analyze laboratory and field testing results and select geotechnical design parameters. • Prepare and review technical reports, data reports and baseline reports. • Use computer programs including Settle3D, Slide, APile, LPILE, Shaft, FB-MultiPier, DeepXcav, GRLWeap, Plaxis, and MathCAD to complete engineering analysis and prepare design calculations. • Prepare design drawings and construction specifications, and review construction submittals for compliance with contract requirements and design assumptions. • Work in collaborative multi-disciplinary teams across North America and the world. • Share technical knowledge across geographical boundaries to foster innovative project solutions.

Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:

  • 3-7 years of experience within Geotechnical Engineering

  • Master's Degree in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in Geotechnical Engineering

  • Current PE (must be able to obtain California PE within 6 months)

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:Experience with geotechnical site characterization, deep foundation and earth retaining structure design, and seismic evaluations will contribute to your success. The ideal candidate will have a wide breadth of practical geotechnical knowledge, and the desire to grow personally as well as professionally.

CH2M is now Jacobs, join us and love what you do. Focus on tackling the toughest challenges with a smile as you support the development of life-changing infrastructure that improves communities across United States. See the inherent value in your point of view as you deliver for our clients.

Relocation assistance may be available

CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language.