Geotechnical Staff Engineer – Wilsonville, OR/Vancouver, WA

Employment Full Time
Location Wilsonville, OR

Job Description

GeoDesign is hiring! We’re seeking a full-time staff engineer for projects in Portland area markets. This position can be based out of either our Wilsonville, OR, office or our Vancouver, WA, office.

Our company is employee-owned and provides a full range of geotechnical engineering, environmental, geological, pavement, and mining consulting services.

Job Responsibilities

This position includes performing geotechnical field explorations, construction observation services, and laboratory testing. The candidate will be part of a team that conducts geotechnical analysis and prepares engineering reports and project deliverables. The team monitors construction to assure compliance with design documents.


The successful candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in the field of engineering; a Master’s degree is preferred with an emphasis in geotechnical engineering and two to five years of experience. The ideal candidate is detail-oriented, has excellent written and verbal communication skills, is able to work independently, can prioritize workload effectively, and has intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office. A valid driver’s license and vehicle insurance is required.

The candidate will have the opportunity to advance their career as they develop the necessary skills and acquire experience.

Compensation & Benefits

This position offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits package, including fully paid employee premiums for medical/dental/vision/RX/alternative care/orthodontia; 401(k) with company match; fitness benefit; education assistance program; short-/long-term disability; life insurance; and flexible spending accounts.

To be considered for this position, please submit your cover letter, resume, and references.

In your cover letter, please explain why you would make a strong contribution in this role and provide one example of what you are most proud of accomplishing in your previous employment. References must include at least three supervisors and all references will be validated.

If you do not have access to a computer, call 503.968.8787 to obtain a hard copy application. Mail your applicant package to:

GeoDesign, Inc.
9450 SW Commerce Circle, Suite 300
Wilsonville, OR 97070