Geotechnical Engineer

Imploy Riyadh,Saudi Arabia 124 Applicants

Job Description :

Posted : 3 Months Ago

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Geotechnical Engineer to join our team. The Geotechnical Engineer will be responsible for conducting geotechnical investigations, analyzing soil and rock properties, and providing engineering recommendations for construction projects. The ideal candidate should have a strong background in geotechnical engineering principles, proficiency in geotechnical analysis software, and a commitment to delivering high-quality and cost-effective solutions. If you are a motivated and detail-oriented engineer with a passion for geotechnical engineering, we encourage you to apply for this position.

Key Responsibilities:

Conduct geotechnical site investigations, including soil and rock sampling, borehole logging, and field testing, to assess subsurface conditions and properties.

Collect and analyze soil and rock samples for geotechnical characterization, including classification, strength, permeability, and compressibility.

Perform geotechnical analysis and calculations to evaluate slope stability, foundation design, earth retention systems, and ground improvement techniques.

Use geotechnical software and modeling tools to simulate soil-structure interactions, assess geotechnical hazards, and optimize engineering designs.

Develop engineering recommendations and design parameters for foundation systems, earthworks, retaining structures, and other geotechnical elements of construction projects.

Prepare geotechnical reports, drawings, and specifications detailing design criteria, assumptions, analyses, and recommendations for clients and project stakeholders.

Provide technical oversight and support during construction activities, including site grading, excavation, foundation construction, and earthwork operations.

Monitor construction activities to ensure compliance with geotechnical design specifications, industry standards, and regulatory requirements.

Coordinate with project managers, architects, structural engineers, and other stakeholders to integrate geotechnical considerations into project planning, design, and execution.

Manage geotechnical aspects of projects, including scheduling, budgeting, and resource allocation, to ensure timely and successful project delivery.


Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, or related field; Master's degree preferred.

A Professional Engineer (PE) license or eligibility for licensure is desirable.

5 years experience in geotechnical engineering or related field is required.

Skills and Competencies:

Strong knowledge of geotechnical engineering principles, theories, and practices.

Proficiency in geotechnical analysis software such as GeoStudio, Plaxis, or FLAC.

Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.

Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate with multidisciplinary teams.

Attention to detail and commitment to quality in engineering analysis and design.


Competitive salary and benefits package.

Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.

Supportive work environment with collaborative teams and resources.

Health and wellness benefits, including medical insurance and wellness programs.

Job Info:

Job Category: Engineering Job Level: Senior

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