Responsible for all technical work pertaining to solving geotechnical design problems and review of design calculations, as well as the preparation of routine geotechnical study proposals and reports.
Provide skill level technical direction to the geotechnical design group; from concept through design basis and detailed design. Ensure all geotechnical designs for roadway embankments and large earth structures are in accordance to the Ferrovial Group’s standards. Responsible for ensuring geotechnical principles and analyses are appropriately understood and applied in design by junior staff. Responsible for reviewing the work of all geotechnical engineers and outside consultants engaged in the project development, engineering and design. Responsible for creating analytical two and three-dimensional models under direction from the Design Manager.
Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering with emphasis on Geotechnical and Structural Engineering
5 years of experience preferred
Advanced degree (M.S. or PhD) preferred
Registered P.E. preferred, E.I.T required
Possess exceptional interpersonal skills and outstanding oral and written communication skills
Prior experience working for construction or geotechnical consulting firm
Geotechnical site investigation planning and monitoring
Field and laboratory data reduction, interpretation, and analyses to define geotechnical parameters required for structural and civil works
Design of shallow and deep foundation design
Design of retaining walls and other earth retention systems
Seepage analysis and dewatering
Slope stability analysis
Static and differential settlement calculations
Seismic hazard analysis and mitigation
Subgrade improvement and pavement design
Reviewing construction documents, drawings, and specifications
ASTM Standards, AASHTO LRFD Design, FHWA Design Provisions, AREMA, and other DOT Manuals
Using geotechnical design software such as Plaxis 2D/3D, FLAC 2D/3D, SLOPE/W, SEEP/W, gINT, Edushake, LPile, Shaft, Slide, Wedge, Rock Lab, Driven, Wincore, SNAILZ
About Ferrovial Agroman US Corp.
Ferrovial Agroman is the Ferrovial subsidiary that carries out civil engineering, construction and industrial projects, boasting more than 80 years of international activity in more than 50 countries on five continents. Ferrovial has been active in the North American transportation industry since 1999. Ferrovial Agroman US Corp. is headquartered in Austin, Texas and has managed some of the country’s largest, most complex transportation projects in the United States. In the last ten years, Ferrovial Agroman US has worked on 10 major design-build contracts in Texas, Georgia, North Carolina, California and Virginia totaling more than $10 billion. For more information, please visit www.fauscorp.com.