Parsons Corporation Principal Engineer Geotechnical in Yanbu, United States

Principal Engineer Geotechnical


Yanbu, Al Madinah, Saudi Arabia

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Position Overview:

  • Providing geotechnical support within a multidiscipline engineering environment, to answer A/E reviews, preparation of engineering/design.

  • Interfaces with other sections/disciplines of the department. Completed Work may also be performed in collaboration with A/E or other design professionals.

  • The Principal Engineer Geotechnical role includes a mix of shallow marine environments, alluvial plain, and, coral limestone, and other less common soil types.

  • The geotechnical engineer will be responsible for evaluating the composition and extent of each soil type and preparing recommendations to other disciplines regarding foundation types, site preparation, and suitability for industrial, support, and residential development.

  • The Engineering Department Team needs a Geotechnical Engineer to assist in Port Intermodal Planner to plan port expansions, assist in marine and intermodal terminal operations analysis and planning tasks, develop scopes of work for sub-consultants, and manage projects for the Client.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparation of scopes of work for geotechnical studies and soil investigation and evaluation of geotechnical data.

  • Recommendations for site work, foundation types, and suitability, management of geotechnical studies.

  • Assessing the suitability of various soils for industrial development, and Other work typical of the geotechnical discipline.

Experience and Qualifications:

The successful candidate will have a strong track record in leading complex projects will meet all the criteria below:

  • B. Sc. Degree in Geotechnical or in relevant engineering discipline

  • 10years of experience in soil investigation and geotechnical field

  • Knowledge of design and construction management aspects of soil and geotechnical investigation

  • Good command of spoken and written English,

  • The ability to speak Arabic is a plus.

  • Able to communicate with different levels of people in a multi-national project.

  • The candidate must have excellent oral and written English communication skills, must be self-directed, and must have demonstrated project analysis.

  • Strong Experience with the Microsoft Office Suite and other computer applications used in the planning environment

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.