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Nobis Group
Concord, NH 03301
Nobis is looking for a full-time Project Engineer to join the Geotechnical team in our Concord, NH office to serve as a project team member for the planning and/or design of geotechnical engineering projects such as roads and highways, landfills, foundations, structures, railroads, airports, bridges, harbors, channels, dams, tunnels, and infrastructure projects.

Why Nobis?

If youre looking for challenging, interesting work typically found at a large business, but the variety and camaraderie found in a smaller company, youre in the right place. At Nobis Group, youll find a flexible, relaxed, and team-oriented workplace culture created by our employee-owners.  We take on projects of every size from a single retail location to large, complex Federal Superfund sites and commercial developments. Youll have the opportunity to explore and grow your skills with a variety of work. Nobis Groups formal professional development program will support you as you advance in your career with in-house training, membership to professional associations, participation in our mentoring program, and the opportunity to help prepare technical papers and presentations.

Essential Functions:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • You will collaborate with team members and others to effectively execute assignments. You will collect soil and rock samples both individually and as part of a field team; operate, calibrate, and maintain necessary field equipment and instruments; and perform routine personnel and instrument decontamination.

  • You will serve as Site Safety Officer, when applicable, or field engineer, after demonstration of site knowledge and position knowledge, including respect of peers. You may be required to direct field technicians and other staff during field work and coordinate work tasks. Collect necessary field data through observation or basic field data collection techniques using field instruments such as field survey equipment, tape measures, falling head permeameter, sieve analyses, cameras, pumps, data loggers, and other instruments as needed.

  • With direction, you will review, evaluate, and interpret engineering reports, engineering design drawings, maps, specifications, regulations, ordinances, field test results, design manuals, aerial photographs, and other data necessary for geotechnical engineering projects.

  • You will communicate technical information with equipment and materials vendors, accurately document such communications, and apply the information obtained to the relevant project work.

  • With direction, you will perform geotechnical classification of soils and rocks, field test, and prepare boring logs using appropriate standards of geologic assessment. You will also observe test pits, soil borings, and/or rock cores, and record all observations of site conditions, weather, staffing, subcontractors, and pertinent technical information. Select samples for geotechnical and/or environmental laboratory testing.

  • With direction, observe and/or inspect project sites prior to, during, or after construction to monitor and/or assess construction progress, and ensure conformance with engineering plans, specifications, regulations, and accepted construction and safety standards. Prepare written construction and observation summaries.

  • Visit project sites and evaluate ongoing construction practices by meeting and talking with construction contractors and subcontractors, owners, regulators, and other consultants, and prepare written construction inspection and observation summaries. May be required to direct field technicians and other staff during field work and to coordinate work tasks.

  • Use engineering software and computer hardware necessary to complete engineering analysis, hydrogeologic analysis, and engineering design projects. Software may include GIS, and software for CADD, seismic site classifications, axial and lateral pile and drilled shafts, pile driving, sheetpile wall design, slope stability, settlement, hydrogeologic, boring logs, and spreadsheet applications including for bearing capacity and soil liquefaction susceptibility.

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Sciences degree (B.S.) from an accredited four-year college or university in a Civil Engineering curriculum with a strong concentration in geotechnical engineering or equivalent applicable curriculum is required.

  • Three (3) years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience, is the recommended minimum.

  • A Master of Science (M.S.) degree is desirable.

  • Must possess a valid drivers license, have own transportation, and be able to travel for project site visits, meetings, data collection, and training. Travel is highly dependent upon project work requirements and may be extensive at times.

  • Must possess EIT designation. Professional Engineer (P.E.) licensure is encouraged.

  • Must demonstrate active involvement and engagement in subsequent sequential education (e.g., Master's degree, Toastmasters), professional societies (e.g., ASCE, PGS, LSPA), preparation of technical papers related to work assignments, and/or other activities that strengthen and broaden the employee's and Nobis technical positions.

  • Is familiar with applicable federal, state, and local rules and regulations including current applicable sections of building codes and AASHTO LRFD bridge design specifications as they apply to project work and basic calculations.

Happy Employees = Happy Clients

At Nobis, we believe in taking good care of our people. Its good for them and its good for business. We provide excellent benefits including:

  • Competitive Salary

  • Employee Stock Option Plan (ESOP)

  • 401(k) with employer match

  • 401(k) Student Debt Solution program

  • Generous Paid Time Off

  • Paid Holidays

  • Educational Financial Assistance

  • Mentoring Program

  • Professional Development Program

  • Opportunities for internal cross-training of engineering disciplines

  • Health and Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Supplemental Accident, Critical Illness, and Hospital Indemnity

  • Flexible Spending Account

  • Life and Disability Insurance

  • Stipend (eligible for opt-out stipend if other coverage is available/proof of coverage required)

  • Comfortable Work/Life Balance

  • Flexibility

  • Hybrid work schedule

As a federal government contractor, Nobis is subject to an Executive Order requiring, among other things, that its employees are fully vaccinated, as defined by the US Center for Disease Control ("CDC") with Covid-19 vaccine(s) approved by the CDC, unless Nobis grants the employee a religious or medical accommodation to this requirement. 

Nobis is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity. 


Posted: 2023-03-21 Expires: 2023-04-20

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