Principal Geotechnical Engineer


Principal Engineering role for a multi-disciplinary Geotechnical firm that offers some outstanding benefits in Albuquerque, NM.

Primary responsibility:

This includes profit/loss management, employee supervision, project management, quality control, health and safety oversight, client relations and development, and new business development. Responsible for general project and office equipment, proper utilization of all personnel, reviewing contracts and proposals prepared by the office; verify technical and financial provisions and ensure manpower budgets are sufficient to complete the contracted work and render a profit. May have administrative and technical department managers to support specific functions and operations of the office.  Additional duties may include but not be limited to:

  • Prepare proposals and reports for projects in accordance with company procedures
  • Review contracts and proposals prepared by office personnel.
  • Monitor job status reports and coordinate projects with staff.
  • Direct and participate in marketing efforts to maintain client contacts for future development of new business.
  • Responsible for overall profitability of the branch
  • Promote continuous quality monitoring and improvement on projects. Monitor quality standards and practices.
  • Position Requirements and Qualifications:
  • Professional Engineer registration
  • Experience in geotechnical engineering, materials testing or environmental consulting
  • Experience in a supervisory or management role


  • Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering is a prerequisite for this role.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal candidate possesses 8 to 10+ years of hands-on experience, preferably with a geotechnical consulting firm.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills are essential.
  • A positive attitude, strong organizational skills, and an unwavering work ethic are key attributes.
  • The ability to work independently and seamlessly integrate within a collaborative team environment.


For more information, please contact Garry Todd

Tel: 541.317.4150



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