Why Work at Aspect?

Aspect Consulting is the home of regionally-focused earth+water specialists in hydrogeology, geology, environmental remediation, and engineering. A diverse blend of public and private projects, ranging in technical complexity, provides you a balance between applied problem solving, technical analysis, and design. For ambitious entry-level and seasoned practice builders alike, Aspect offers a supportive, collaborative workplace designed to help you thrive and grow professionally.

Active, engaged, and growing

Our steady growth creates opportunities for skilled professionals. We encourage entry level and experienced candidates with advanced degrees, strong communication skills, and relevant background to contact us. We recruit nationally and provide relocation assistance when appropriate. Aspect offers a competitive benefits package and incentive compensation system to reward the collective team and recognize individual contributors.

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Aspect Consulting, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values workplace diversity. It is our policy to recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote qualified persons without regard to race, color, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, political ideology, age, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, veteran and military status, genetic information, or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability.

Current Openings

Geotechnical Engineer


Current Openings

Geotechnical Engineer

Level: Entry-Level (Staff) or Mid-Level (Project)
Job Location: Seattle, Bainbridge Island, Wenatchee, or Bellingham, WA
Date Posted: 4/9/19

Description:

Aspect Consulting, LLC (Aspect), a specialty earth science and engineering consulting firm, is seeking a Geotechnical Engineer to join our growing Geotechnical and Infrastructure Practice. This position is for support of our full breadth of geotechnical engineering services with flexibility to be located in Seattle, Bainbridge Island, Wenatchee, or Bellingham.

Aspect’s geotechnical engineering staff collaborate on a wide variety of public and private infrastructure projects including; steep slope sensitive areas floodplain and natural habitat restoration, transportation, water and wastewater conveyance and treatment, urban infill and redevelopment, Our geotechnical engineers are supported by a diverse and talented group of engineering geologists, hydrogeologists, water resource engineers, CAD/GIS professionals, and technical editors and conversely, our geotechnical engineers also support dynamic projects within Aspect’s environmental and water resource practices. See our Case Studies (https://www.aspectconsulting.com/geotech-projects) for a sampling of project types.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree (MS or PhD) in geotechnical or geological engineering

  • 0 to 10 years of professional experience, preferably in consulting

  • EIT or PE registration

  • Field exploration and instrumentation experience

  • Experience applying foundation engineering, slope stability, ground improvement and seismic evaluation analyses toward practical engineering solutions

  • Experience operating commonly utilized geotechnical analysis software for field data reduction, slope stability, foundation and shoring design, seismic analysis, etc.

  • Geotechnical design experience (AutoCAD capabilities are a plus)

  • Construction phase field experience

  • Proactive, self-motivated, continuously-learning, can-do mentality

  • High-quality standards and an eye for detail

  • Good organizational skills and focused task manager

  • Project management experience

  • Client-focused thinker

  • Clear writing and excellent communication skills

  • Ability to travel for project work and collaboration across Washington and Oregon

Workplace Setting:

  • Available positions in our downtown Seattle, Bainbridge Island, Wenatchee, or Bellingham office

  • Interactive team of 105+ professionals across seven offices in Washington and Oregon

  • Casual, collaborative, and professional office environment

Why Aspect?

Active, Engaged, Growing. Aspect Consulting is the home of regionally-focused earth+water specialists in hydrogeology, geology, environmental remediation, and engineering. Ranging in technical complexity, a diverse blend of public and private projects provides you a balance between applied problem solving, technical analysis, and design. Our geotechnical engineers tackle everything including (but certainly not limited to):

  • Levee design and floodplain improvement projects

  • Roadway improvements including new bridges, culverts, retaining walls, and utility corridors

  • Urban redevelopment projects centered around deep excavations, shoring walls, and complex foundations

  • Green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) and infiltration evaluations

  • Landslide evaluations and stabilization designs including soldier pile walls, mechanically stabilized earth systems, anchored shotcrete and mesh, horizontal drains, spiral nails, and other innovative solutions

  • Public facilities like schools, operations centers, reservoirs, and pump stations

  • Private developments ranging from single-family residence to new, low-income housing to large-scale commercial office and warehouse space

For ambitious entry-level and seasoned practice builders alike, Aspect offers a supportive, collaborative workplace designed to help you thrive and grow professionally.

Aspect offers a competitive benefits package and incentive compensation system to reward the collective team and recognize individual contributors. Aspect Consulting is an equal opportunity employer.