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Entry Level Geotechnical Engineer

Elmwood Park NJ

YU & Associates, Inc. is seeking an Entry Level Geotechnical Engineer.

The individual will work on a variety of consulting projects related to geotechnical analysis and design. Applicants must be able to work in locations that feature rough terrain typical of construction sites. The primary responsibilities of this role are to provide support to project managers and perform duties as field representative. Typical assignments include: carrying out subsurface explorations, performing field tests and collection field data and samples, monitoring constructions sites, compiling data and preparing reports.



Masters degree in Civil Engineering with heavy emphasis on geotechnical engineering coursework (M.S. in civil engineering/geotechnical Engineering preferred);

0-2 years of practical geotechnical engineering experience (internship considered);

E.I.T preferred;

Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, and Outlook);

Working knowledge of common geotechnical engineering software tools;

Ability to become proficient at using firm's field testing equipment, including nuclear gauge, and other equipment;

Ability to prepare accurate daily field and boring logs as well as other types of reports and meet required deadlines for completion;

Excellent verbal and written communication skills;

A flexible working style and an ability to work independently and with teams;

Strong analytical and judgment capabilities;

Willingness/ability to travel;

Own Transportation/Valid Driver's License;

Field and Office assignments, as required.


We offer employees competitive compensation and benefits packages including medical, dental, vision, life insurance and 401K plan.



Posted July 28, 2020

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