Geotechnical Technician I

Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/24/2023 6:53 PM)
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NV5 (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of engineering and consulting services to public and private sector clients, delivering solutions through six business verticals: Testing, Inspection & Consulting; Infrastructure; Utility Services; Environmental Health Sciences; Buildings & Program Management; and Geospatial Technology. With offices nationwide and abroad, NV5 helps clients plan, design, build, test, certify, and operate projects that improve the communities where we live and work.

As engineers, architects, construction/program managers, environmental professionals and beyond, we play a significant role in shaping our communities through the services we provide. We are looking for passionate, driven individuals to join our team focused on Delivering Solutions and Improving Lives.

GeoDesign's Wilsonville, Oregon office is seeing a regular, full-time field technician for a variety of geotechnical projects in the Portland Metro area markets.


  • This position includes performing geotechnical/construction materials testing and exploration in the field
  • Reporting field samples to in-house laboratory for analysis
  • Communicate findings and results to engineers and professionals
  • Provide construction observation and monitoring to assure compliance with recommendations

This position will include a wide variety of responsibilities within our geotechnical group, including assisting with field investigations, construction observation, and laboratory testing.

Although our core hours are generally 8 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday, it is sometimes necessary to work outside these hours to meet our client’s needs.



  • Experience or education in related field

Required Skills and Experience

  • Must be detail-oriented
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good math and reading skills
  • Ability to prioritize workload effectively

NV5 offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, PTO, 401(k) and professional development/advancement opportunities.


NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.


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