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Engineer In Training

Robert D Gilmore & Asso ciates Inc
New Britain, PA 18901
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    112372815

The Staff Scientist is responsible for the collection of field data and the preparation of figures and reports for geotechnical investigations, and for construction observation and testing.

Essential Functions & Responsibilities:

Collection of data e.g. soil descriptions, test pit and test boring logs, water levels, collect field samples, record infiltration rates, transport and use field testing equipment

Field observation and testing on active construction sites

Documentation of construction work and tests performed

Report information to project managers verbal and written reports

Oversee and coordinate subcontractors e.g. drillers, backhoe operators, laboratories, geophysical consultants.

Desktop review and research review scientific and engineering reports, review of physical setting sources such as geologic and soils maps, topographic maps, and aerial photography.

Perform geotechnical calculations to support engineering analysis and recommendations.

Prepare written reports, drawings, and tables with information collected including maps and logs Use of computer e.g. CAD, Excel, Word, PA1Call, etc.

Learn and become proficient in specialty computer software used in geotechnical documentation and analysis (e.g. Quicklog, Slide, Settle3D, Vespa).

<p>The Staff Scientist is responsible for the collection of field data and the preparation of figures and reports for geotechnical investigations, and for construction observation and testing.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Essential Functions & Responsibilities:</strong></p> <p>Collection of data e.g. soil descriptions, test pit and test boring logs, water levels, collect field samples, record infiltration rates, transport and use field testing equipment</p> <p>Field observation and testing on active construction sites</p> <p>Documentation of construction work and tests performed</p> <p>Report information to project managers verbal and written reports</p> <p>Oversee and coordinate subcontractors e.g. drillers, backhoe operators, laboratories, geophysical consultants.</p> <p>Desktop review and research review scientific and engineering reports, review of physical setting sources such as geologic and soils maps, topographic maps, and aerial photography.</p> <p>Perform geotechnical calculations to support engineering analysis and recommendations.</p> <p>Prepare written reports, drawings, and tables with information collected including maps and logs Use of computer e.g. CAD, Excel, Word, PA1Call, etc.</p> <p>Learn and become proficient in specialty computer software used in geotechnical documentation and analysis (e.g. Quicklog, Slide, Settle3D, Vespa).</p> <p> </p> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/7eDlrpTENZ85TZ1NF7XYK"> <br/><br/><p> </p> <p><strong>Essential Qualifications:</strong></p> <p>Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering</p> <p>Drivers License<br /><br />Engineer In Training</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Essential Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:</strong></p> <p>Fundamentals of Soil and Geology Classification, map reading skills, field training</p> <p>Good communication skills, both written and oral</p> <p>Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word/Excel/Outlook), CAD preferred</p> <p>Comprehend project goals, questions, issues, roles, scope, respond or coordinate response through supervisor</p> <p>Ability to prioritize projects to meet deadlines and budgets</p> <p>Focus attention on job at hand Maintain focus when working on multiple projects, while working in both office and field</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Essential Position Requirements:</strong></p> <p>Ability to work additional and/or nonstandard hours, as required</p> <p>Occasional travel possible overnight</p> <p>Must have working vehicle</p> <p>Must be able to lift and carry 25 lbs. of equipment</p> <p>Ability to walk through brush, up hills, etc.</p> <p> </p> <p>We will not sponsor applicants for work visas<br />Gilmore & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.</p> <p> </p><p>PI112372815</p>
Posted: 2019-07-29 Expires: 2019-08-30

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