Lead Geotechnical Scientist - Senior Geologist / Geotechnical Engineer

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Lead Geotechnical Scientist - Senior Geologist / Geotechnical Engineer

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    United States
  • Job start date
    Start on March 19, 2024
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Are you an experienced Geotechnician looking for a new challenge in United States? Apply now with Atlas Professionals in Houston, United States for the position of Lead Geotechnical Scientist.

Job description


· In-Field and office-based project management.

· Plan and supervise marine survey / geotechnical operations.

· Oversee field and data reduction personnel.

· Liaise with clients before, during and after marine survey field operations.

· Provide general technical advice to other managers in his/her area of expertise.

· Work in conjunction with HSE Manager to ensure that HSE Protocols are followed and that geotechnical operations are conducted in a safe and effective manner.

· Provide QA/QC of data.

· Advise on or prepare/write proposals related to sediment sampling projects.

· Compile and write final reports as well as liaise with Geotechnical Laboratories when needed.

· Assist in client outreach and development during marketing efforts.

· Estimated Annual Salary - $65,000 - $120,000 USD

Job requirements

· Minimum of 5 years work in geotechnical geology.
· A Master’s level degree in a relevant field (Geology etc.) is preferred.
· Proven leadership skills with both office and field personnel.
· Strong interpersonal skills with proven ability to remain tactful and professional when managing groups with various opinions and task timelines.
· Proven ability to meet project deadlines and coordinate effectively with other team members to meet project goals.
· Experience in marine survey field operations related to sediment sampling - vibracoring, seafloor deployed CPT, nearshore/shallow water marine boring, in-situ thermal resistivity, on-board sediment analysis, etc.
· Experience with Offshore Wind and O&G infrastructure projects, submarine cable/pipeline routing, civil engineering and/or environmental assessment projects a plus.
· Experience mobilizing vessels for geotechnical operations as well as troubleshooting capability on sediment sampling equipment.
· Experience with other geophysical and navigation equipment and software an important plus.
· Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
· Extremely organized and detail-oriented.
· Excellent observational and analytical skills.
· This role requires both office and field activities.
· 50%+ travel to marine survey projects both within the US and overseas will be required.
· Valid state driver’s license.
· Must be authorized to work in the U.S.


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At Atlas Professionals, we believe that diversity drives progress and aim to build an inclusive organization. We are taking steps to create an environment for everyone and foster a culture that helps us stay at the frontier of energy, marine and renewables. If you’re driven to perform, we are waiting to hear from you - irrespective of your age, religion, sexual orientation, colour, gender, ethnicity, or race - if you have the talent, you fit right in.

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Chris Stuewer

Chris Stuewer

Personnel Coordinator

+1 832-485-4300

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