Golder Associates Staff Engineer in Lansing, Michigan

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment.

Golder is seeking two Staff Engineers to join our Great Lakes Operations in Western Michigan. Responsibilities will typically include:

  • Planning and executing field investigations

  • Compilation and interpretation of geological data in support of site investigations

  • Supporting civil, solid waste, geotechnical, pipeline, environmental, and remediation projects

  • Assisting with construction quality assurance assignments and construction oversight

  • Performing technical analyses using computer-based tools

  • Performing engineering calculations and analyses

  • Developing design and construction drawings using computer aided drafting platforms (AutoCad, Civil3D)

  • Preparing technical reports and related figures

  • Performing other technical/engineering-related tasks as directed.

  • Working with engineers, GIS specialists, and other environmental experts to contribute to larger multidisciplinary projects.

  • BS in Environmental or Civil Engineering from an accredited program

  • Golder expects that the successful applicant will pursue registration as a Professional Engineer (PE)

  • Fluency in common software such as Microsoft Office (Word and Excel)

  • Some knowledge of Civil 3D and willingness to learn more

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, as well as excellent analytical capabilities

  • Willingness to regularly perform field assignments under varying weather conditions and terrains

  • Willingness to travel.

  • Golder’s global network of offices allows for many opportunities to work on projects locally and around the world. We often have pressing needs for staff to assist clients on international projects, and travel to assist on these assignments may be required (up to two weeks at a time).

  • Strong interpersonal and critical thinking skills.

  • Candidate must be willing to operate and maintain field testing and monitoring equipment, be able to lift 50 pounds and be willing to travel locally.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience working in an environmental or engineering consulting firm.

  • Current Health and Safety training, such as OSHA HAZWOPER or MSHA preferred

  • Experience in and understanding of mapping and surveying fundamentals

  • Exhibit strong computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite, Civil 3D, and other data analysis tools

  • Ability to troubleshoot, problem-solve, multitask, and make decisions in the field

Your benefits at Golder will include:

· Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

· Option to purchase shares in Golder

· Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result

· Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

· Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

· On the job training, mentoring and coaching

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Equal Opportunity Employment Statement

Golder is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Golder is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder at https://vimeo.com/252065645 video.

*Title: *Staff Engineer**

*Location: *MI-Lansing**

*Requisition ID: *18001051**