Seattle, WA; Denver, CO; Amesbury, MA - Junior Geotechnical Engineer

Anchor QEA Seeking Junior Geotechnical Engineer- Multiple locations

Location:                     Seattle, Denver or Amesbury

Job Type:                     Regular Full-Time

Experience Level:        Entry Level

Required Education:   Masters


Who Are We?

Anchor QEA is an environmental science and engineering consulting firm that is focused on improving the environment and our communities by solving challenging problems. We employ more than 350 people in offices around the United States. Our vision is for a growing company that is our clients’ first choice for solving their most challenging problems and our employees’ first choice as a company where they want to work. We believe engaged staff lead to great client service and to a financially strong company—in that order. Our work environment fosters personal and professional growth for employees by providing autonomy, a clear vision, and the ability to master their skill set.

What’s the Opportunity?

Entry level geotechnical engineer to support our team with geotechnical, civil and environmental engineering design. Candidates for the position must have a M.S. degree in geotechnical engineering and a demonstrated understanding of or interest in field sampling, slope stability, foundation design, soft soils/sediments, seismic design and environmental cleanup.


  • Field studies
  • Modeling
  • Engineering analysis
  • Report preparation
  • Construction document preparation
  • Construction oversight
  • Client interaction

Travel is anticipated for this position.


What Are We Looking For?

Ideal candidates will have the following:

  • Masters in Civil Engineering – Geotechnical Focus
  • 0-2 years of experience
  • Interest in broad application of geotechnical engineering on waterfront and environmental projects.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • OSHA HAZWOPER 40-HR Training, or willingness to be trained
  • Professional services experience is desired

What Can You Expect?

A collegial work environment; a competitive salary, bonus program, and excellent benefits, including health insurance (medical, dental, vision, and long-term disability); a generous retirement plan match; and vacation/sick leave.

How Do I Apply?

As an equal opportunity employer, Anchor QEA is committed to a diverse, multi-cultural work environment. Anchor QEA does not discriminate in employment on the basis of age, race, creed, gender, religion, marital status, veteran’s status, national origin, disability or sexual orientation.

Seattle, WA; Denver, CO; Amesbury, MA
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