Geotechnical Engineer – Entry to 3 Years Experience

ID: 26402 Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Discipline: Geotechnical Posted Date: 11/07/2018

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Langan is an award-winning ENR Top 500 Design Firm that offers integrated engineering and environmental services for both public and private sector clients at sites located throughout the United States and abroad.  Langan receives numerous recognitions for its technical expertise as well as its work environment, including Zweig Group’s Best Firms to Work For, Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award – Best Places to Work, NJ Biz Best Places to Work and Business of the Year – 50 Fastest Growing Companies, Hartford Business Journal’s Best Places to Work in CT, and Pittsburgh Business Times – Best Places to Work in Western PA. Visit our website for more information about our awards and recognitions.


Langan offers its employees opportunities that provide challenge and responsibility within an environment where they can grow and flourish!  Join our team of industry leaders and make a difference on some of the most exciting and interesting projects in the field!


Langan has an opening for a Geotechnical Engineer – Entry to 3 Years Experience at our Canonsburg, PA office.  As the successful candidate, you will be working on both small-scale and large-scale projects primarily in the civil, oil & gas, and utility markets. You will perform inspection and documentation in the field overseeing a variety of different investigation and construction techniques, and will perform various calculations and develop design recommendations for foundations, embankments, retaining walls, and other geotechnical aspects of construction. You will also assist with the preparation of technical reports and specifications, as well as, construction plans and details.  Candidate must be able to perform field inspections of geotechnical and foundation projects.  Possession of a strong technical education, professional demeanor, and desire to learn is essential to this position.


Job Requirements:


•B.S. in Civil Engineering with Geotechnical specialty (M.S. preferred);

•FE/EIT certification preferred;

•Entry to 3 years of related geotechnical experience.  For entry level candidates, related internship experience is desired;

•Field experience with construction monitoring is preferred;

•Willingness and availability to travel and work at other locations required;

•Excellent communication skills, written and verbal; 

•Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical and judgment capabilities;

•Ability to effectively work independently and in a team environment;

•Must be willing to spend 75 percent of the day working in the field; 

•Possess reliable transportation to access job sites and a valid driver’s license in good standing; and,

•Availability to work overtime.


Langan offers its employees opportunities that provide challenge and responsibility within an environment where they can grow and flourish!
We offer competitive compensation packages; full-time employment company paid medical, dental, and vision coverage; life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance; 401(k)/Roth with company match; extensive training; buddy and mentoring programs; employee referral and professional license bonuses; educational reimbursement; and much more!

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