Geotechnical Department Manager


Dallas, TX

Geotechnical Department Manager

PSI, an Intertek company, is searching for a Geotechnical Department Manager to join our Building & Construction team in our Dallas, TX office. This is a fantastic opportunity to grow a versatile career in the architectural, engineering, and construction (A/E/C) industry!

How you’ll make an impact at Intertek:

Responsible for the management of the geotechnical engineering services including:

  • Provides geotechnical engineering/management support
  • Manage the Profit and Loss of the group and ability to understand the financial of the group and make effective changes.
  • Manages personnel resources through hiring, training, and development
  • Conducts client management and business development activities.
  • Develops and fosters strong client relationships by attending industry events
  • Develops new opportunities within the geotechnical service line
  • Communicates effectively with client and project teams; attends client meetings
  • Prepares scopes, budgets, and schedules for task assignments
  • Makes decisions and recommendations in reference to test report results, project field circumstances and inspections
  • Prepares and reviews geotechnical reports for projects as per specifications
  • Assigns work /tasks to staff as applicable
  • Must be aware of, and adhere to, safety practices and policies to ensure your own safety, as well as the safety of others who may be affected by your actions at work

What it takes to be successful in this role:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from accredited engineering /ABET school is required
    • Master’s degree in Geotechnical Engineering is preferred
  • 5+ years of experience is required in geotechnical engineering/consulting. At least 2+ years’ experience in managing drilling, laboratory, and engineering scope 
  • Texas P.E. License is required or ability to quickly get reciprocity
  • Candidates must have very strong communication skills and the ability to work with a team across the nation and the world
  • Ability to work off shifts and overtime

Why work for Intertek-PSI?

Professional Service Industries, Inc. (Intertek-PSI) is a leading US based provider of assurance, testing, inspection, and consulting solutions in civil and commercial construction. Our broad service offering includes construction materials testing, geotechnical engineering, environmental consulting, industrial hygiene, and specialty testing. Through these risk management and quality assurance services, we ensure the reliability, safety and performance of our client’s new developments, existing assets, and facilities. 

Intertek-PSI is a part of Intertek's Building and Construction division, a suite of Intertek brands that are industry leaders across multiple architecture, engineering, and construction disciplines, developing the most innovative product and project solutions.

Intertek is a leading global provider of Total Quality Assurance services for a multitude of industries. Through a comprehensive network of over 1,000 laboratories and offices situated in over 100 countries, Intertek provides innovative and tailored Assurance, Testing, Inspection, and Certification (ATIC) solutions for its clients' operations and supply chains. At Intertek, we exercise our spirit of innovation, the passion of our people and our unmatched customer commitment to realize our purpose of making the world an ever better, safer, and more sustainable place for all. Learn more about Our History and What We Do.

Intertek is known for its client-focused operations and highly engaged subject matter experts, but it's more than just a global network of specialists—it's a community of individuals working together to bring quality, safety, and sustainability to life.

What we have to offer:
When Working with Intertek, you can expect salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.

Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test.
Intertek believes that Our People are our strongest tool for success. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status or on the basis of disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, or who need assistance applying, please email [email protected] or call 1-877-694-8543 (option #5) to speak with a member of the HR Department.