Senior Geotechnical Engineer / Technical Manager Jobs in Cleveland at Michael Baker International


Michael Baker International is a global leader in Engineering, Architecture and Consulting dedicated to developing and implementing innovative solutions to the world’s infrastructure and environmental challenges. Supported by more than 3,000 employees in 100 offices worldwide, we provide a full continuum of life-cycle engineering consulting, specialized global construction, base operations, Green Infrastructure, security management and intelligence solutions.


Consistently ranked by Engineering News-Record as a Top 20 transportation firm, Michael Baker International offers clients an integrated team of professionals versed in all aspects of transportation planning, design, permitting, and construction management and inspection. In addition, Michael Baker International is a recognized leader in the practical aspects of operating and maintaining a safe and efficient transportation infrastructure.

Michael Baker International is seeking a successful SeniorGeotechnical Engineerwith 10+yearsTransportationdesign andconstructionexperience. Thepreferredlocationis for our Moon, PA office, but also open for this position to sit in our Harrisburg, PA, Columbus, Cincinnati or Cleveland, OHlocations.


The successful candidate will work in applying geotechnical engineering techniques, procedures and principles on a variety of civil and geotechnical engineering projects while supporting our project team and client base that we service on a local, national, and international basis. Typically, our projects involve supporting our clients within the Transportation, Commercial Development, Industrial and Energy market sectors.

While a Senior Geotechnical Engineer will work mainly at Transportation (aviation, highway, bridge, roadway and rail) projects, he/she will have the opportunity to work on a variety of civil and geotechnical engineering projects including Water (dams, levees and other water retention structures), Commercial Development, Industrial and Municipal Solid Waste, Oil and Gas Pipeline as well as Coal Combustion Residuals (CCRs) disposal facility closure and remediation.

The duties of a SeniorGeotechnical Engineer/Technical Manager will consist of the following:

Prepares geotechnical reports detailing subsurface investigations, foundation recommendations, construction monitoring and quality assurance/control phases of work and other field / laboratory studies;

Perform and direct others with analyses for design of shallow and deep foundations, earth retaining structures, and slope stabilization systems.

Prepares and manages geotechnical field exploration and laboratory testing programs;

Perform and direct others with geotechnical inspections, site reconnaissance, and geotechnical drilling investigations.

Occasionally conducts site visits, performs construction monitoring and attends client meetings.

Assists with marketing and business development efforts.

Communicates with clients regarding project issues, project controls and attends meetings.

Defines scope of work and man-hour requirements and responsible for ensuring that task and project schedules and budgets are met.

Responsible for proposal production and implementing marketing/business development initiatives.

Responsible for document preparation for regulatory agencies to obtain required permits.

Responsible for maintaining technical knowledge through completion of various training initiatives.

Job info:

Job Title: Senior Geotechnical Engineer / Technical Manager

Company Name: Michael Baker International

Location: Cleveland

Experince: 11 – 15 years

Job Category: Technical Services

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