Lead Geotechnical Engineer in San Diego

Full-time @WSP Global in Engineering
  • San Diego, California View on Map
  • Apply Before : August 18, 2022

Job Description

Join management and consultancy services provider WSP Global as Lead Geotechnical Engineer in San Diego California. At the WSP you will perform tasks as listed below, Apply WSP Global career in San Diego.


Position : Lead Geotechnical Engineer

Work location : San Diego, California

Who We Are
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring future-ready pioneers to innovate. We’re looking to grow our teams with people who are ready to collaborate in building communities and expanding our skylines. To do this, we hire candidates of all backgrounds. That’s why here at WSP, inclusion, diversity, equity and belonging are core principles. Anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
This Opportunity
Be involved in projects with our Geotechnical & Tunneling Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges. 
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Lead Geotechnical Engineer for our San Diego, CA office.

Your Impact

Planning, estimating, and conducting subsurface investigation and laboratory testing programs in soil and rock
Performing geotechnical analyses and design of shallow and deep foundations, embankments/cuts, and earth retaining systems for transit/transportation projects
Preparing geotechnical memoranda, baseline, data and design reports
Providing geotechnical support during construction
Having experiences of using commerically available geotechnical software (i.e. Ensoft, Bentley, Rocscience)
Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct, and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures.
Perform additional responsibilities as required by business needs.

Who You Are
Required Qualifications

Minimum 7+ years of local geotechnical experience in California
MS in Civil Engineering with Geotechnical Engineering focus
PE license

Preferred Qualifications:

CA GE license 
Ability and willingness to travel for field work
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Knowledge of MicroStation and GIS systems


Additional Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

Additional Details

Travel Required: 20%
Job Status: Regular
Employee Type: Full
All locations: US-CA-San Diego

About WSP
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of WSP, one of the world’s leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment markets. With more than 12,000 employees in over 200 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com

WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be essential in meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?

WSP USA (and all of its U.S. companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.

The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.


Job Tags : Full-time jobs hiring in San Diego, Lead Geotechnical Engineer jobs nearby in San Diego CA, WSP Global careers in San Diego, WSP jobs in San Diego, Job hiring nearby in San Diego California, San Diego careers

Aim: Are you engineer or from relevant fields? Highfit Jobs is great fits for you to find latest engineering jobs update for San Diego engineers, Apply WSP Global jobs in San Diego as Lead Geotechnical Engineer.