AKRF, Inc. is seeking a Geotechnical Engineer with up to 10 years of relevant local experience in the New York metropolitan area, having at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering (a Master’s Degree with a concentration in Geotechnical Engineering is a plus) and an EIT certificate (PE license is a plus).
Prospective applicants must have experience in the following areas:
Providing geotechnical oversight and logging of geotechnical explorations (borings, test pits, CPTs);
Developing laboratory and field testing programs;
Preparing engineering analyses for slope stability, settlement and consolidation estimates, deep foundation design (compressive, uplift, and lateral capacities), mat foundation design, ground surcharging, and ground improvement techniques (soil grouting, ground freezing, etc.), and soil liquefaction;
Preparing engineering reports, including the evaluation of collected field and laboratory results, preparation of figures and drawings;
Providing field oversight for Special Inspection during construction for subgrade inspection, controlled filling and in-place density testing, deep foundation installation (driven/drilled piles). Underpinning and Support of Excavation (SOE) experience a plus.
Applicants should have good writing and analytical skill, and be able to work in a collaborative and dynamic team environment. Please be aware that some fieldwork is required. Applicants may be required travel to work sites in New York City, Long Island, the Hudson Valley, Connecticut and New Jersey, with work being performed Monday through Friday and the possibility of occasional overtime, evening, and weekend work.
Applicants should be familiar with the following computer software: AutoCAD, gINT, APile, LPile, All Pile, GRL WEAP, Slide, and Shoring Suite. Knowledge of PLAXIS, Shake 2000, and other advanced modelling programs a plus. Applicants with OSHA 10-hr or 40-hour HAZWOPER training a plus.
If interested in this opportunity, please send your resume with a cover letter to email@example.com with the office location and position indicated in the subject line.
AKRF enforces a policy of equal employment opportunity in our daily operations. The firm has a demonstrated history of hiring, training, developing, promoting and retaining minority group members and women. All employment-related decisions are based solely on relevant criteria and without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, sexual identity, caregiver status, military/veteran status or citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
About AKRF, Inc.
AKRF, Inc. is a prominent 350-person environmental, engineering, and planning firm in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Maryland.