Gannett Fleming, Inc.

Geotechnical Engineer

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Company Overview


For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,000+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.


Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

What You Will Do


Gannett Fleming’s geotechnical engineering practice provides solutions for foundation design and rehabilitation, underground construction, earth structures and water resources. Exploration, analysis and design related to soil, rock and groundwater is an essential part of every project. Our engineers and geologists specialize in foundation design and testing, landslides, sinkholes, mine subsidence, seepage, expansive soils and seismic activity.


Our Geotechnical Practice is currently seeking an entry-level Geotechnical Designer/Engineer to join our headquarters in Camp Hill, PA. This individual will assist senior geotechnical engineers and project managers in planning and overseeing subsurface explorations and performing analyses for transportation, water resources and other types of projects.


Duties/Responsibilities include:

  • Assist in planning and overseeing field explorations, construction projects, laboratory testing, design and analysis of shallow and deep foundations for highway bridges and major hydraulic structures, stability and seepage analyses of earthen embankments, settlement estimates, lateral earth pressure assessments for retaining walls, and ground improvement assessments for complex sites.
  • Assist project managers and senior geotechnical engineers with the preparation of geotechnical reports, proposals, project plans and specifications.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
  • E.I.T. designation or ability to obtain within six months
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications
  • Must be willing to travel, including extended periods out of town at remote project sites, regional offices, and as required by the scope of the project.
  • Must be comfortable working outdoors in various weather conditions, around large equipment and highway traffic.
  • Must be capable of lifting 30 pounds and traversing steep slopes and rough terrain.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and ability to work independently and within a team environment.
  • Must have current Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree with Geotechnical focus preferred. 
  • Experience with AutoCAD or Microstation preferred.

Life at Gannett Fleming


At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.


Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status. Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.


NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.


Location: Camp Hill, PA
Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
Employment Status: Full-Time
Internal Requisition ID: 2018-4805


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