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Kleinfelder Geotechnical Engineer/Geological Engineer in Denver, Colorado

Details:Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. Weare engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providingsolutions that improve our clients' transportation, water, energy, andother private infrastructure. As a responsive, cross-disciplinary team ofbright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated todoing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 60 offices inthe US, Canada and Australia.Built on a foundation of excellence, Kleinfelder is committed toclient-focused solutions. Through our depth of experience and thoroughunderstanding of environmental, regulatory, economic, and civicconditions, we identify and address challenges with innovation andcommon-sense. Kleinfelder's integrated, award-winning experts collaboratewith clients to meet their objectives - from project inception through designand execution. Connecting great people to the best work is our purpose -together, we deliver.Kleinfelder's Denver, CO office is seeking a creative, highlytalented, Geotechnical/Geological Engineer to become a leader in itsgeotechnical engineering discipline in Colorado. Colorado offices aresupporting major transportation, oil and gas, renewables, power, andwater projects in Colorado and other locations nationally. This is youropportunity to help lead a large transportation project and consequently leadother engineers on the project while gaining priceless experience on a uniquehigh-profile project.The successful candidate will be responsible for working with internal andexternal teams. As part of the assigned duties the Geotechnical Engineer andProject Manager will perform geotechnical engineering design, projectproposal and management duties with integrity and a drive to succeed. Thesuccessful candidate will be required to ensure high client service byproviding constructible designs, meeting deadlines and creating clearcommunications with our clients. The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:Have excellent written and verbal communication skills, and the ability towork independently or in multidisciplinary teamsHave experience planning, implementing, and managing geotechnicalexploration programs including assigning laboratory testingHave experience guiding staff engineers in performing material and sitecharacterization, seepage, slope stability, and settlement analyses, etc.Have experience preparing geotechnical reports, drawings, andspecifications for foundations and earthwork for a wide range of projectsincluding transportation, water, retail, hospitality, commercial, etc.Have experience in budget management, client updates, and general projectmanagement tasksHave experience supervising field observation, testing, and performingsite visitsBe able to pro-actively troubleshoot and problem-solve with practical,client-focused solutionsBe able to interface with the civil design team to develop and value-engineerpractical, fit-for-use geotechnical engineering solutionsHave experience assisting project managers and business leadership withdeveloping strategic pursuits and geotechnical proposalsBe able to organize priorities and multi-task effectivelyBe able to collaborate with Regional leadership and Project Managers toresource delivery effectivelyPossess a thirst to learn and achieve continuous improvement in a teamenvironmentRequirementsCandidates are required to have 5-10 years of related experience, experiencein Colorado a plusProven experience in geotechnical design, slope stability, design ofshallow, mat, and deep foundations, horizontal direction drilling,design of retaining walls, and large earthmoving projects.Proven experience in preparing proposalsBachelor of Science in Geotechnical or Geological EngineeringProfessional Engineering LicenseKleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package,including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k)plan, and paid holidays. )NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIESPlease note tha