Cardno Geotechnical Engineer in Houston, Texas

Description Cardno is a professional infrastructure and environmental services company, with expertise in the development and improvement of physical and social infrastructure for communities around the world.

Cardno is seeking a Geotechnical Engineer in our Corpus Christi, TX office.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Perform field sampling of engineering materials and media (soil, concrete, asphalt, etc.).

  • Perform construction materials testing services for on-going projects

  • Supervise drilling subcontractors

  • Perform site evaluations.

  • Supervise lab testing.

  • Prepare technical reports

  • Manage project activities and budgets

  • Work with project managers on other assigned tasks

  • Review and sign off CMT reports

  • Manage upstart geotechnical and CMT operations in the office

  • Grow department in the local and regional market

  • Manage local geotechnical and CMT project and laboratory

  • Client relationship skills

  • Organizational acumen

  • Driven to match client and management requirements in a fast paced atmosphere

  • Ability to manage a small team of professionals across several disciplines

Requirements Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Geology or related construction management

  • Four years of experience

  • Two years of Experience performing geotechnical and CMT projects

  • Travel within 150 miles approximately 25% of the time

  • PE licensure in Texas

  • Experience in performing materials testing operations including field testing soils, concrete, and asphalt

  • Capability to prepare reports documenting test results and observations

  • Excellent working knowledge of construction materials testing specifications, ASTMs and the ability to read plans and specifications

Desired Qualifications:

  • Microsoft PC applications; Arc GIS experience a plus

  • Technical report wiring skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Multitask and attention to detail

  • Effective communication skills

*Please Note that selected candidates will be required to pass a drug, background and reference screening.

Cardno is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer


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Requisition Number: 16-0316

Title: Geotechnical Engineer

Status: Regular FT

City: Houston

State: TX