Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume Samples

A Staff Geotechnical Engineer is responsible for reviewing the organic features of proposed construction sites and their surroundings to ensure appropriateness. These engineers are also responsible for the weather and traffic-related factors before coming to any conclusions. A well-written Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume mentions the following core duties and responsibilities – travelling to the meeting and evaluation sites, inspecting the composition of naturally-occurring formations at each prospective site, drawing an array of samples, determining the likelihood of consequential movements in the land, reviewing prevailing weather patterns and searching for anomalies, and calculating all requisite costs and material resources.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – well-honed and updated lab skills, experience in the relevant field, expertise in climatology, and geology; refined sample extraction and transportation skills; and excellent communication skills. A bachelor’s degree in Geo technical engineering is the required qualification.

 

Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume example

Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume

Objective : Semi-retired Staff Geo technical Engineer professional engineer seeking administrative or technical position where experience, skill-set, professionalism, and personality can support an executive, manager, project manager, department, etc.

Skills : VOLFLO, LPILE, GINT, GStable, Slide, GeoSlope, Primavera, Slope/W, Plaxis 2-D, Auto CAD, STAAD PRO, ArcView, Microsoft Office And Microsoft Excel.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the execution and reporting of various subsurface investigation and construction testing projects in Tennessee, Virginia, North Carolina, West Virginia, and Kentucky.
    2. Prepared written, technical proposals.
    3. Worked as a subconsultant to VDEQ, 75 plans were reviewed in less than 2 months, allowing the VDEQ to meet their regulatory review and comment requirement.
    4. Project utilized as many as 25 staff and senior reviewers.
    5. Reviewed results were checked and confirmed by the Project Manager, who reported to the VDEQ.
    6. Project utilised online project reporting to allow the maximum use of calendar time while minimising the generation of paper files.
    7. Conducted environmental investigations, including soil and groundwater sampling.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Civil Engineering


Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume

Objective : Staff Geo technical Engineer is responsible for Developing/preparing specification drawings for foundation or retaining wall design, Assisting in the development of specifications for other types of projects such as building foundations, geo technical engineering reports, etc, Assisting in the development of specifications for related projects such as bridge foundations or dams.

Skills : Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Windows Versions 3.1 Through 10, Hardware Installation, Software Installation/Troubleshooting, AutoCAD, Various Engineering Software Packages.

Description :

    1. Carried out geotechnical field investigations and prepared geotechnical reports to communicate site conditions for roadways, pipelines, pump stations,.
    2. Monitored terminal construction on site in North Dakota.
    3. Provided field exploration support for horizontal directional drilling (HDD) design and construction of related approximately 1000-mile long petroleum pipeline.
    4. Navy, Indian Island, WA Provided geotechnical consultation for deep foundation construction at a naval ammunition pier in accordance with NAVFAC.
    5. Reviewed existing subsurface information about the project site; supported pile driving operations with pile driving data collection and WEAP analysis.
    6. Reviewed CAPWAP dynamic testing data and completed a refined wave equation analysis to assess pile capacity and refusal criteria.
    7. Gabriel, LA Reviewed subsurface data, developed design parameters, and provided the results of engineering analysis and geotechnical engineering recommendations for a liquid natural gas and nitrogen pipeline levee crossing along the Mississippi river.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
M.S. In Geotechnical Engineering


Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume

Objective : Staff Geotechnical Engineer with 1.5+ years of experience across a broad range of industry sectors. Hardworking, motivated and committed to providing high quality services to clients. Possesses extensive technical knowledge, personnel effectiveness and leadership skills and uses meticulous judgement and methods to come up with efficient solutions to difficult tasks.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Office, Autocad.

Description :

    1. Gained experience in blueprint reading, as well as preparation of maps and plans.
    2. Coordinated subsurface investigation and lab testing services.
    3. Prepared report for Horizontal Directional Drilling (HDD), and shallow and deep foundation recommendations to install various equipments.
    4. Provided recommendations for lateral design pressures (active, passive, surcharge) and friction coefficients, design of drilled piers, or piles or drilled shaft including design parameters such as skin friction, end bearing and LPILE design parameters.
    5. Provided scour analysis parameters and lateral earth pressure design parameters.
    6. Participated in the design, management and execution of site remediation and restoration projects.
    7. Planned, founded and managed the company's hydraulic conductivity testing laboratory.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Ph.D. In Geotechnical Engineering

Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume

Objective : Staff Geotechnical Engineer is responsible for the design, installation, and maintenance of the geotechnical and structural components of the Company's projects. Develop training programs and documentation for project teams.

Skills : Slope Stability Analysis, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Designed geotechnical engineering projects based on laboratory test results, field data and material observations.
    2. Estimated effective cost proposals for engineering and construction materials testing projects.
    3. Collaborated with contractors' and firm staff resolving difficult and unexpected geotechnical and CMT deficiencies.
    4. Authored technical design deliverables and daily field reports for internal and external clients.
    5. Proficient in testing geotechnical and CMT laboratory samples to determine design properties.
    6. Ensured through regular communication with clients to ensure satisfaction of project progress and completion.
    7. Performed and supervised advanced laboratory soils and concrete tests in accordance with ASTM and AASHTO methodologies.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume

Summary : Process-driven strategic thinker with extensive experience providing customised solutions in multi-disciplined projects for industry leading companies. Proven ability to manage strictly programmed projects according to contracted schedule and cost, in one case completing a critical private high school expansion within deadline despite unexpected delays from third party contractors, and changes that affected all building systems.

Skills : VOLFLO, LPILE, GINT, GStable, Slide, GeoSlope, Slope/W, Plaxis 2-D, Driven, Grapher, Auto CAD, STAAD PRO, Primavera P6, MS Project, Microsoft Office And Microsoft Excel.

Description :

    1. Designed building foundations, floor slabs, retaining walls and pavements for over 200 projects including some challenging projects like Wichita Falls Municipal Airport Taxiway, Excel Warehouse Structure, UTA- SERB, NASJRB- Fort Worth and others.
    2. Worked with supervisor to develop project proposals and cost estimates for Verizon Wireless, CVS Pharmacy, Dollar General, Walmart and other projects.
    3. Planned, scheduled and co ordinated the field investigation with Technical team, City and Clients.
    4. Assigned the necessary lab testing on selected soil samples after the field exploration.
    5. Created boring logs using gINT based on visual classification and lab test results.
    6. Utilized field and laboratory data, determined the best foundation and paving options.
    7. Performed slope stability analysis on projects like Holiday RV Park, Love's Travel Stops and country stores, Delta Hotel and other projects for retaining wall designs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Masters Of Science

Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume

Objective : Staff Geo technical Engineer with 5+ years of experience in Performing design, analysis, and construction of foundations and retaining walls, Developing cost estimates for project, Developing/preparing construction documents for foundation design, and also Preparing specifications for foundation design, Preparing specifications for retaining wall design.

Skills : Statistical Analysis: Familiar With SAS, SPSS Software Programming: MathWorks Matlab, C, C++ Numerical Analysis: FLAC, ABAQUS, ANSYS, Winstabl, Utexas, Deep Soil, L-Piles, SHAFT, GRLWEAP. Drawing Ability: Auto CAD.

Description :

    1. Performed soil and bedrock site investigation for Chengdu-Leshan Highway project, by conducting SPT, CPT tests; collected and transported soil and rock samples from the field to the laboratory.
    2. Prepared comprehensive report with findings of subsurface explorations and geotechnical recommendations.
    3. Supervised the soil and rock sampling work conducted by the drillers.
    4. Used Hand-on operation of the soil sampling equipment in the field work.
    5. Assisted with commercial building foundation calculations, ground improvement, and slope stability analysis.
    6. Performed structural engineering calculations to ensure buildings are structurally sound and safe.
    7. Worked with design team to make sure project complies with building codes and regulations.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    2-5 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Executive
                    Education
                    Education
                    PhD In Civil Engineering

                    Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume

                    Summary : Staff Geotechnical Engineer is responsible for Developing geotechnical design plans for earth-retaining structures, Developing construction plans for earth-retaining structures, Preparing construction drawings, Performing field tests and site inspections.

                    Skills : AutoCAD, Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop.

                    Description :

                      1. Responsible for conducting all necessary lab tests per project.
                      2. Responsible for preparing the report frames prior to engineering analysis.
                      3. Performed all phases of project execution including drafting proposals, site exploration and laboratory assignments, analysis, report preparation, and construction observation.
                      4. Performed Foundation design and Slope Stability analysis.
                      5. Planned and oversaw construction activities including bidding, specifications, permits, communication with contractors and subcontractors.
                      6. Ensured project stays within budget.
                      7. Provided customer service to clients by answering questions about construction details.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                7-10 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Management
                                Education
                                Education
                                Bachelor Of Science

                                Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume

                                Objective : To obtain a Staff Geotechnical Engineer position with a geotechnical engineering consulting firm where I can utilize my engineering education, expand my technical knowledge, and gain practical experience in geotechnical engineering.

                                Skills : Design, Shallow foundation analysis.

                                Description :

                                  1. Logged boring holes and performed visual soil classifications in the field.
                                  2. Performed grain size analysis, Atterberg limits, and standard Proctor testing in geotechnical laboratory.
                                  3. Prepared geotechnical subsurface exploration reports for multiple clients including: Bojangle's, Dow Chemical Company, and the Logan County, West Virginia Board of Education.
                                  4. Performed a mine subsidence investigation at West Virginia University Institute of Technology in Montgomery, WV.
                                  5. Assisted in the forensic analysis at Yeager Airport in Charleston, West Virginia after failure occurred.
                                  6. Assisted in drilling coordination and planning for the Kerns, West Virginia to Parsons, West Virginia section of Corridor H.
                                  7. Gathered and interpreted data and make professional judgments.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                2-5 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Executive
                                Education
                                Education
                                Master Of Science In Civil Engineering

                                Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume

                                Headline : Staff Geotechnical Engineer is responsible for Providing technical leadership in all areas of geotechnical engineering, Providing guidance to other staff members in all areas of geotechnical engineering, Managing budgeting for projects, Maintaining a current knowledge base in all areas of geotechnical engineering.

                                Skills : Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Windows Versions 3.1 Through 10, Hardware Installation, Software Installation/Troubleshooting, AutoCAD, Various Engineering Software Packages.

                                Description :

                                  1. Prepared detailed geotechnical reports.
                                  2. Scheduled, performed and supervised field soils exploration.
                                  3. Performed and supervised laboratory soils tests in accordance with ASTM and AASHTO methodologies.
                                  4. Conducted utility location requests including water, communications, electricity and sewage.
                                  5. Employeed Activity Association department leader; planned two highly successful company-wide pool tournaments.
                                  6. Performed geotechnical engineering and project management services for projects in accordance with the company's standards.
                                  7. Participated in site characterisation activities such as soil testing, subsurface survey and laboratory analysis of materials.
                                Years of Experience
                                Experience
                                5-7 Years
                                Experience Level
                                Level
                                Executive
                                Education
                                Education
                                Master's

                                Staff Geotechnical Engineer Resume

                                Headline : Staff Geo technical Engineer is responsible for Developing, implementing and maintaining a safe work environment by ensuring compliance with regulations (OSHA 10/30/30), Developing methods to reduce risk on site, Managing all aspects of the department including project management, design engineering, construction testing and safety.

                                Skills : Developing Skills, Project Management.

                                Description :

                                  1. Assisted in preparing design reports and construction documents for projects.
                                  2. Assisted in developing construction support plans including work methods, equipment requirements and budget estimates.
                                  3. Assisted in providing ongoing technical support to clients.
                                  4. Conducted geotechnical investigations, field assessments, and construction inspections related to the site design and construction.
                                  5. Prepared reports summarising findings and recommendations.
                                  6. Ensured compliance with applicable codes and regulations.
                                  7. Developed project management plans to monitor the projects progress.
                                                    Years of Experience
                                                    Experience
                                                    5-7 Years
                                                    Experience Level
                                                    Level
                                                    Executive
                                                    Education
                                                    Education
                                                    Master's