Field Geologist / Engineer
Knoxville , TN 37902
Position: Field Geologist / Engineer
Requisition Number: 2019-2710-08
S&ME is an employee-owned engineering firm that provides civil, geotechnical, environmental, planning, landscape architecture, survey and construction services. Consistently ranked in the top 100 of ENR's Top 500 Design Firms, our markets are diverse and include transportation, energy, water/wastewater, commercial development, industry, healthcare, education and government. We recruit top talent and are currently seeking a full-time, experienced Field Geologist/Engineer to join our Energy Group team in Knoxville and Tri-Cities, Tennessee.
Responsibilities include onsite management of field exploration projects. Specific duties may include development and field coordination of field explorations, logging of soil and rock samples, preparation of proposals and reports, budget tracking, and supporting co-workers in similar tasks.
Qualified candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong work ethic, and possess the ability to work as a team player. Periodic travel outside of Knoxville will be necessary on a project by project basis.
BS (or higher) in Geology, Civil/Geotechnical/Geological engineering required;
Professional Geologist/Engineer registration in Tennessee, or the ability to obtain;
5+ years of relative experience;
Working knowledge of construction plans and specifications;
Experience with the installation of geotechnical instrumentation;
Familiar or better with gINT, Excel and ArcGIS
Overnight out of town travel required;
Ability to work outdoors in varying weather conditions.
To apply go to www.smeinc.com/careers and click the "Career Openings" link. This is a full-time position with competitive pay based on experience. Successful candidate must meet requirements of the company's Fleet Management Program, Substance Policy and Reference check program. Submit resume, cover letter, and salary expectations for consideration. Only qualified candidates with acceptable employment eligibility verification (I-9) will be considered. Visa assistance not provided. S&ME reserves the right to fill this position with an internal or external candidate at any time during the search. S&ME is not responsible for unauthorized job postings or submissions of resumes using external links/websites.
An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor
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