AECOM Principal Geotechnical Engineer in Hamilton, New Zealand

New Zealand - Waikato, Hamilton

Job Summary

We are looking for a Geotechnical Engineer with 12+ years’ experience to be part of our team based in Hamilton.

Our Ground Engineering and Tunnelling team is proudly delivering some of New Zealand’s most technically challenging, interesting and meaningful projects. We offer endless opportunities for you to develop your career as you gain exposure to mega projects across the North Island in the infrastructure sector while working with exceptionally talented professionals in a multidisciplinary environment. With a selection of flexible work options available to suit your individual needs we encourage you to have the work life balance you need while developing a proven career with AECOM.

The Role:

  • You will be responsible for making recommendations on a range of project types

  • Design and analysis

  • Field investigation and reporting writing

  • Numerical modelling of shallow and deep underground excavation in soil and rock

  • Slope, foundation and retaining wall design, soil and rock in situ and laboratory test data evaluation Ground liquefaction assessments

  • Interpretation of site investigation data

  • Project management

  • Site characterisation for civil large infrastructure projects

  • Delivering project excellence for clients

Minimum Requirements

About You

  • +12 years’ experience in a multidisciplinary environment

  • You love working in an enthusiastic team environment and enjoy collaborating to find solutions

  • You are a specialist in design and analysis?

  • Have you had experience in finite element analysis using Plaxis or RocScience software and other Geotechnical software including WALLAP and SlopeW?

  • Your report writing skills are finely tuned

  • Self-starter and motivated to achieve

  • Good commercial understanding

  • Mentoring juniors gives you a sense of achievement

Preferred Qualifications

Suitable Degree

CPEng - Preferred

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Engineering - Geotechnical

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 193796BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.