GEI a Way of Life

When you’re doing what you love and working with great people, work becomes less like a job, and more like a way of life. Here at GEI Consultants, Inc. (GEI) we have been fostering growth and creativity for nearly 50 years. Our culture is one of collaboration and support. If you are passionate about your field, excited about learning, and constantly looking for ways to innovate, we’d love to have you join the GEI family. 

Who are we?

GEI is an employee-owned, leading consulting engineering and environmental firm ranked #88 in the ENR top 500 (2020). We partner with hundreds of government, energy, industry and institutional clients, and have completed 50,000 project engagements throughout the United States, Canada, and more than 20 other countries. We are sought out for our ideas, our creativity, and most of all, for the quality and character of our people. Get to know us better by visiting GEI’s career site here.

Job Description

GEI is seeking a professional level Geotechnical Engineer with a background in geological, geotechnical and/or geo-structural engineering.  The Rocky Mountain Branch offices support traditional geotechnical, dam, deep foundations, environmental and water resource projects.  Under supervision of senior staff, this individual will provide support to ongoing engineering design and field efforts. The selected candidate will be located in our Denver or Fort Collins, Colorado, offices.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Conducting geotechnical analysis/design and presenting data and results through technical reports;
  • Conduct seepage and stability analysis and apply results to designs;
  • Managing small to large geotechnical projects and field programs;
  • Performing geotechnical field investigations, including soil and rock logging, in-situ testing, monitoring well installation, and soil and water sampling;
  • Developing and maintaining client relationships.  This individual will represent GEI in communications and conferences pertaining to areas of specialty and to broad aspects of engineering;
  • Assisting with proposals and business development activities;
  • Developing Civil 3D models of small to major earthwork projects for use in design;
  • Drafting, editing, and assembling technical specifications for construction projects;
  • Directing and coordinating the assembly of final plan sets from multiple discipline work;
  • Performing engineering/construction oversight.

Qualifications

  • BS in Civil Engineering with an emphasis in Geotechnical Engineering.  MS degree in Geotechnical or Geologic Engineering preferred.
  • 4+ years of geotechnical design related experience.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certification or ability to obtain PE within one year  
  • Experienced with standard geotechnical analysis programs including GeoStudio Seep/W and Slope/W, Plaxis, WALLAP and L-Pile.
  • Proficient with MS Office, AutoCAD, and AutoCAD Civil 3D.
  • 40-hr OSHA HAZWOPER training a plus.
  • Up to of 15% field time expected with project durations of 2-3 weeks at a time.
  • Willing to perform field work on geotechnical investigations and construction projects.

Benefits

  • Market-Competitive Compensation
  • Comprehensive Benefits Program, including Medical, Dental, Vision and More
  • Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement
  • Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement
  • Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off
  • Rewards and Recognition
  • GEI-Funded Profit Sharing and 401(k)
  • And More…

 

Physical Job Requirements

 

 

Sedentary

     X

Light

 

Medium

 

Other

Activity Level Throughout Workday

Physical Activity Requirements

  Occasional

  (0-35% of            day)

 Frequent

  (33-66% of day)

   Continuous

   (67-100% of             day)

       Not        Applicable

Sitting

 

X

         

 

Standing

         

 X

 

 

Walking

         

 X

 

 

Climbing

 X

 

 

       

Lifting (floor to waist level) (in pounds)

 X

 

 

         

Lifting (waist level and above) (in pounds)

 X

 

 

      

Carrying objects

 

 X

 

        

Push/pull

 X

 

 

      

Twisting

 X

 

 

       

Bending

 X

 

 

 

Reaching forward

 X

 

 

 

Reaching overhead

 

 

        

Squat/kneel/crawl

 X

 

 

        

Wrist position deviation

X

 

 

 

Pinching/fine motor skills

 X

 

 

 

Keyboard use/repetitive motion

 

 X

          

 

Taste or smell (taste=never)

 X

 

 

       

Talk or hear

 

          

 X

 

 

   Accurate           20/40

    Very Accurate             20/20

Not Applicable

 

Near Vision

 

 X

   

Far Vision

          

 X

 
       
 

Yes

No

Not Applicable

 

Color Vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors)

X

     

Sensory Requirements

Minimal

Moderate

Accurate

Not Applicable

Depth perception

 

 

 X

 

Hearing

 

X

 

 
       

Environmental Requirements

Occupational Exposure Risk Potential

Reasonably Anticipated

Not Anticipated

Blood borne pathogens

 X

 

Chemical

X

 

Airborne communicable diseases

 X

 

Extreme temperatures

X

 

Radiation

 

X

Uneven surfaces or elevations

X

 

Extreme noise levels

X

 

Dust/particular matter

X

 

 

Other (exposure risks):

 

 

Usual workday hours:

 

8

X

10

 

12

 

Other work hours

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