Geotechnical Engineer Candidates with 3 to 5 Years Experience

August 24, 2020
2 min read

D.L. Howell & Associates, Inc., Civil Engineering/Land Planning Firm located in West Chester, PA is seeking Geotechnical Engineer candidates with 3 to 5 years’ experience in the design of residential and commercial subdivisions and land developments.

Duties to Include:

  • Management of Geotechnical Department and coordination with Civil Engineering and Land Surveying departments.
  • Perform a soil and geological engineering investigations and prepare reports.
  • Prepare a subsurface exploration program.
  • Manage and administer test boring contract.
  • Inspect borings, test pits, and probes, plus foundation grouting.
  • Perform soil infiltration testing and prepare a soil feasibility report.
  • Prepare laboratory soil/rock testing program.
  • Perform geotechnical analysis and prepare a foundation report.
  • Investigate geotechnical stability, perform design, and prepare reports.
  • Prepare CBR recommendation report. Provide geotechnical reviews.
  • Perform pavement design.
  • Perform specialty geotechnical design.
  • Prepare technical proposals, cost estimates, plans, technical specifications, and reports, including day to day correspondence.
  • Perform geotechnical analyses based on site conditions and requirements to support project designs.
  • Supports field instrumentation and monitoring activities.


  • B.S. in Civil Engineering; Professional Engineering license required
  • Working Knowledge of Autodesk Civil 3D a plus but not required
  • Working Knowledge of Civil 3D Styles, Surfaces a plus but not required
  • Must be knowledgeable in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Must have the ability to work independently or in a team environment
  • Must have good written and verbal communication.

A competitive benefits package is available that includes health, dental, vision, group life, short-term and long-term disability plans, a 401(k) program and advancement opportunities – all in a business casual work environment.


West Chester

1250 Wrights Lane
West Chester, PA 19380

Phone: 610-918-9002
Fax: 610-918-9003


5020 Ritter Road #203 Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

A Howell Company

53 Old Solomons Island Rd. Suite I
Annapolis, MD 21401

Phone: 410-266-1160

A Howell Company

1250 Wrights Lane
West Chester, PA 19380

Phone: 610-692-7007

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