RH2 Engineering Geotechnical Engineer in East Wenatchee, Washington
RH2 is currently seeking an experienced, collaborative Geotechnical Engineer to add to one of our offices in Washington, Oregon or Idaho. If you are a detail-oriented professional with 8+ years of experience in geotechnical engineering or civil engineering with a strong geologic background, excel at critical thinking, and enjoy working in a collaborative team environment providing exceptional client service, we encourage you to apply and join our talented team.
RH2 Engineering, Inc. is a multi-disciplinary, employee-owned consulting firm headquartered in Bothell, Washington with offices throughout Washington, Oregon and Idaho. We provide high-quality engineering and scientific services primarily to municipal clients. Services include project conceptualization, planning, design, permitting, construction management, services during construction and administration. RH2 is primarily focused on water, wastewater and transportation fields.
About the Job
As a Geotechnical Engineer at RH2 you will be working and collaborating with other RH2 team members in the planning, designing and construction of water, wastewater, irrigation, stormwater, and transportation projects.
Identify, characterize, and evaluate soil and geologic units for geotechnical parameters
Oversee and perform geotechnical investigations.
Geological hazard assessment and mitigation recommendations
Shallow and deep foundation analysis, design and construction
Retaining wall and embankment design and construction including:
Mechanically Stabilized Earth Walls
Shoring analysis, design and installation including:
Slope stability analysis and mitigation design
Construction observation of geotechnical project components
Required Experience and Education
Bachelor of Science in Geologic Sciences or Civil Engineering
8+ years of experience as a multi-disciplined geotechnical engineer or civil engineer with geotechnical experience in the Pacific Northwest
Experience managing and directing soil and geotechnical drilling, testing, and monitoring programs
Experience with analysis and reporting of geotechnical properties
Experience with analysis and design of foundations, retaining walls, engineered slopes and embankments
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Professional Engineer in Washington, Oregon and/or Idaho. State or equivalent licensing in another state with the ability to pass and obtain a Washington, Oregon and/or Idaho license through reciprocity within 1 year.
Preferred Requirements Experience and Education
Preference given to Master of Science in Geotechnical or Civil Engineering, or with additional coursework in Engineering Geology or Applied Geologic Sciences
Individual compensation will vary within a range based on a candidate's skills, qualifications, and experience as they relate to the requirements for this position. RH2 values our employees' work/life balance and compensates overtime for hours exceeding 40 regular hours in a work week.
Our benefits package includes:
Health benefits include medical (3 options), dental (2 options), and vision (1 option) with employer paid premiums paid at 100% for employee only base plans and buy-up options available. Dependent coverage is subsidized with discretion.
Health Savings Accounts (HSA) with an annual discretionary employer contribution
401k retirement plan available to contribute with first pay. A discretionary employer match upon meeting eligibility requirements.
Group Term Life, AD&D, Short-Term Disability, and Long-Term Disability premiums paid by employer
Defined contribution retirement benefits include profit-sharing and employee stock ownership plan (ESOP) with eligibility requirements
9 paid holidays
Vacation and sick leave combined as PTO with a bi-weekly accrual rate of 6.15 hours per pay period
Company issued cell phone benefit
Costco membership reimbursement
We don't just live and work within our communities, our communities depend on us for the services and quality results for which we have become known. We plan and design the systems that keep our cities flowing and moving, including water, wastewater, irrigation, stormwater removal, and transportation projects.
We look to hire the best and the brightest, and in turn, strive to keep our employees challenged and satisfied. Our company-wide team-building and social events give everyone a chance to unwind and have some fun outside of the work environment. We believe our success can only be achieved through the people we hire. We make every effort to offer a rewarding and positive work setting, provide exciting and challenging projects, and deliver the best in compensation, benefits, work-life balance, and career advancement opportunities.
Many of our staff have worked at RH2 for most of their careers. We attribute the longevity of our employees to RH2's commitment to engage staff, cultivate an environment that fosters innovation and collaboration between offices, specialties, and experiences.
RH2 is an equal opportunity employer of all qualified individuals; including minorities, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law. RH2 will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all federal, state, and local ordinances.