Bunnell-Lammons, Inc. (BLE) is a leading, engineering, environmental and multi-disciplined professional services firm. BLE is seeking Project and Senior Geotechnical Engineers to join our teams in Greenville, SC and Asheville, NC. The main responsibility of the role is to provide geotechnical analyses of slope stability, settlement, bearing capacity, seismic conditions, deep foundation options, seepage and drainage, earthwork volume calculations, excavations techniques, earth retaining structures, pavement design and development of geotechnical design parameters based on subsurface exploration and laboratory test data. The scope of assignments will range from initial client interaction for scope – fee development, monitoring and oversight of subsurface explorations and laboratory testing of soils, geotechnical analysis and report preparation, client follow-up and on-site monitoring of geotechnical construction.
Geotechnical analyses related to new or expanding landfill facilities including settlement, slope stability, seepage, evaluation of geosynthetic liner, leachate collection and closure cap materials, drainage layer analyses and filtering.
Subsurface explorations by soil test borings, CPT, Geoprobe and geophysical methods of site conditions for use in geotechnical evaluation and analysis. Select, locate and quantify low permeability soils, high permeability soils, soils suitable for structural fill, and geotechnical drilling to identify rock and groundwater.
Construction Quality Assurance responsibilities from pre-construction to monitoring, sampling, and testing completion and reports to state regulatory agencies during landfill construction projects.
Implements technical requirements to complete client projects by directing field staff to sample, test, and collect data and/or document on-site activities at various client sites.
Evaluates routine laboratory and field data for inclusion in reports.
Performs calculations using engineering formulas and skills.
Prepares reports and correspondence regarding the direction of assigned projects.
Provide oversight and knowledge transfer to staff level engineers.
Manage client relations.
A variety of field and office assignments should be expected.
Minimum of 5 years of experience in geotechnical engineering consulting, project management, geostructure design, or solid waste landfill CQA.
Master’s degree in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering from an ABET accredited university
Professional Engineering license
Specific experience in southeastern states or similar geologic setting
Strong analytical skills and experience with variety of geotechnical analysis, evaluations, and calculations
Experienced in client and project management.
Working proficiency in Autocad LT and Civil3D.
Experienced assigning and interpreting laboratory tests on soils, concrete, and other common materials
Experience providing verbal and written recommendations, producing reports, calculations, technical figures, charts, drawings, and specifications.
Field experience and familiarity with construction sites
Field experience and familiarity with geotechnical drilling, instrumentation, and field testing of soils and other construction materials
Self-motivation and ability to manage time and priorities.
Ability to complete projects and tasks on an individual basis, as well as work collaboratively as part of a project team.
Experienced and capable of developing and nurturing client relationships, and pursuing potential clients or project opportunities
History and interest in continued involvement in professional / industry organizations
Bunnell-Lammons Engineering (BLE) is based in Greenville, S.C., and was founded in 1996. A regional office is located in Asheville, N.C. BLE provides a wide range of services to commercial, financial, industrial, municipal, construction contractors, and architectural/design engineering clients in the Southeastern United States. BLE utilizes a Project Team approach to serve our clients. This approa...ch provides an orderly and systematic method for work assignments using the level of talent and experience required for the project. BLE is strategically positioned to serve the Southeastern United States.BLE is an employee owned corporation resulting in a motivated team of professionals. If you also believe in our shared values of integrity, scholarship, leadership, work ethic, determination, and entrepreneurism, you are encouraged to seek a career at BLE.