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Junior Geotechnical Engineer

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HWA GeoSciences Inc. is a geotechnical and environmental firm located in Bothell, Washington.  Our mission is to provide leading geo-environmental and geotechnical consulting services by providing exceptional work, delighting our clients, having fun and growing our business.  Here at HWA we have a passion for what we do and foster a culture of growth, team, and to making positive impacts on the earth.


We also like to play in the dirt and come up with creative and smart ways to solve problems that pertain to our states infrastructure, stability, and environmental impact.


We are excited to announce that we are seeking a Junior Geotechnical Engineer that has the same passion for geotechnical engineering as us and wants to make their mark on this earth.


If you are looking to learn, create, and solve some ground breaking projects with some of the smartest people around, then we want to hear from you!


In addition to a positive attitude, a drive to succeed, and loving geotechnical engineering, candidates should have technical competency in some/all of the following areas or want to learn more about them:


  • Shallow and deep foundations

  • Retaining structures

  • Slope stability

  • Tunneling and trenchless methods

  • Soft ground engineering

  • Ground improvement methods

  • Geotechnical instrumentation

  • Seismic evaluation and design

  • Highway pavements

  • Analysis and design

  • Ability to write and review technical reports

  • Actively participate in marketing and business development activities


Job Requirements:


  • 1-3 years’ experience

  • EIT / MS in Geotechnical Engineering

  • Excellent communication skills (English), written and verbal

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Able to juggle multiple projects

  • Ability to effectively work independently and in a team environment

  • Willing to work in the field

  • Possess reliable transportation to access job sites and a valid driver’s license in good standing


Here’s what HWA will offer you:


  • Starting Base Salary based on your experience

  • Annual Bonus – dependent on individual and company performance

  • Full Benefits

  • Opportunity for profit sharing

  • Possible Relocation Assistance

  • Flexible work schedule with a focus on work/life balance

  • Working with people who have passion for geotechnical engineering and the environment

  • Continued training and professional educational hours

  • Mentoring

  • Fun work events


To apply, email your resume and cover letter with “Junior Geotechnical Engineer” in the subject line, to

HWA GeoSciences, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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