|Job Ref:||28752BR||Employer:||Black & Veatch||Job Type:||Permanent||City:||US||Address:||Post Date:||27/10/2016 01:01|
Provide geological services and support through the development of performance of field studies for domestic or international projects. |
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Utilizes expertise from the broad field of geotechnics including subsurface investigation, soil sampling, rock coring,
seismic and borehole interpretations and installation of instrumentation in performance of work activities.
Evaluate the performance of the dam based on the existing
information and knowledge of the subsurface characteristics. Responsible for proper interpretation of data and
decisions regarding possible dam safety issues.
Provide geological technical direction and support.
Minimum of 2 years' of experience performing duties similar to those of a Geologist 3.
All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Preferred Job Qualifications
Knowledge of geology and geotechnics. Specific knowledge of Karst Geology.
Drilling and logging experience, preferably sonic drilling.
Broad knowledge in dam engineering, dam performance monitoring and instrumentation, geotechnical engineering, soils analysis; seismic considerations; construction processes; leadership; communication and
interpersonal; sound knowledge of all engineering disciplines.
Effective communication with Contractors, Clients and other team members required.
Demonstrated ability to interpret geologic information and make appropriate decisions in the field.
Masters and/or Bachelor's degree in Geology or Geotechnical Engineering
Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Disabled/Veterans/Females