geotechnical Staff Engineer (EIT)
S&ME, Inc.
 Columbia, SC

Position: Geotechnical Staff Engineer (EIT)

Requisition Number: 2019-2130-10

S&ME, Inc. 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 Geotechnical Staff Professional to join our team in Columbia, South Carolina.

Are you a self-starter? Are you looking for an opportunity to grow personally and professionally? Our Columbia office has a need for an individual who has construction and geotechnical engineering experience and would like to be in a place where they can use those skills to develop into a consulting geotechnical engineer. Position responsibilities include coordination of field explorations, field logging of soil and rock samples, performing engineering calculations/design, and preparation of basic proposals and reports. In addition, candidate may observe undercut, spread foundations, pile driving, auger cast pile construction, and other construction related activities. Position will work under supervision of a Licensed Engineer. Qualified candidates must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong work ethic, positive attitude, and possess the ability to work as a team player.

S&ME believes in providing fulfilling careers for their employees. We believe career fulfillment is a function of an employee's ability to continuously improve while seeking to serve internal and external clients to the best of their ability. Qualified candidates must exhibit the desire to grow and serve others and adhere to the S&ME Purpose, “Helping you prosper.“

Qualifications:

  • BS in Civil Engineering required, MS with concentration in geotechnical engineering a plus;
  • Engineer In Training (E.I.T) certification preferred;
  • 0-3 years of relevant experience;
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel and Word, with the ability to learn commercial software applications required;
  • Overnight out of town travel and the ability to work outside normal business hours required;
  • Ability to work outdoors in varying weather conditions;
  • Routine lifting required: 40 to 50 lbs.

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.

No candidate/recruiter calls, personal calls, or walk-ins accepted.

An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor