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Honesty. Quality. Teamwork. Family. Fairness. Fun. Growth.

Our core values translate into an engaging and positive work environment. We care about our employees, and work hard to help them succeed. Employees’ success is so important to us, that it’s part of our mission statement: “We provide excellent and economical engineering solutions and fertile ground for employee growth.”

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OPEN POSITIONS

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  • Materials Testing Technician

    LOCATIONS: Fresno and Kern Counties, CA

    Blackburn Consulting is looking for experienced Field Construction Materials Testing Technicians for On-Call Caltrans contracts in Fresno and Kern Counties. Per Diem available. Prevailing wage rates apply. Premium pay rate available, dependent on experience. We need candidates who demonstrate a strong work-ethic with a professional attitude. The ideal candidate will have construction soils testing experience for a geotechnical engineering or materials testing company.

    Responsibilities Include:
    • Timely documentation of all testing activities and construction observations.
    • Daily coordination with Caltrans and Contractor representatives.
    • Strict adherence to Caltrans test methods.
    • Performance of duties in a safe manner.

     

    Position Requirements:
    • Physically able to regularly lift and /or move up to 75 lbs.
    • Valid drivers’ license.
    • Must be insurable under company vehicle policy.
    • Four years’ experience performing similar work in public works construction.
    • Ability to read plans and specifications.
    • Nuclear gauge user HAZMAT certification.
    • Current Caltrans certification in various test methods relating to soil, concrete, and hot mix asphalt testing.
    • Other certifications are a plus (such as ACI, NICET, ICC, QSP).

     

    The successful candidate will be encouraged to expand their skills and certifications through company-provided training and mentoring. This is a great opportunity to be part of a highly successful, fast-paced team with a steady and growing projects list. Blackburn Consulting offers an excellent benefits package for our full-time employees: medical, dental, vision, 401k, vacation & sick leave, paid holidays, and employer-paid life insurance & AD&D coverage. Blackburn Consulting is an EEO and Drug-Free Workplace.

  • Geotechnical Transportation Lead

    LOCATIONS: Greater Sacramento Area, CA

    Blackburn Consulting will hire an experienced and motivated lead project manager for transportation projects. The ideal candidate will have 5-10 years of geotechnical engineering experience on public works transportation projects. This person will play an active role in both business development and project management.

    Responsibilities Include:
    • Actively develop client relationships and transportation project opportunities.
    • Prepare proposals and cost estimates.
    • Provide project oversight.
    • Supervise junior technical staff during field investigation and report preparation.
    • Perform engineering analysis.
    • Write clear and concise reports.

     

    Position Requirements:
    • B.S in Civil Engineering or related degree.
    • California Professional Engineering License.
    • 5-10 years experience of geotechnical engineering on public works transportation projects.
    • Strong interpersonal skills.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
    • Valid CA Driver’s License, and must be insurable under company vehicle policy.

     

    Benefits: Blackburn Consulting offers an excellent benefits package for our full-time employees: medical, dental, vision, 401k, vacation & sick leave, paid holidays, and employer-paid life insurance & AD&D coverage.

  • Lead Dam Engineer

    LOCATIONS: Greater Sacramento Area, CA

    Blackburn Consulting will hire an experienced and motivated lead project manager for dam projects. This person will play an active role in both business development and project management. The ideal candidate will have:

    • 10+ years of geotechnical engineering experience on public works dam projects
    • Strong understanding of the issues related to dam engineering including:
      • Geotechnical
      • Hydrology
      • Hydraulics
      • Spillway Alternatives evaluation
      • Plans and Specifications
      • Environmental Permitting
      • Construction QA services
      • Dam Breach analysis
      • Emergency Action plans
      • Risk Analysis
    • Experience with DSOD and FERC
    • Experience with FERC Part 12D inspections

     

    Responsibilities Include:
    • Actively develop client relationships and dam project opportunities.
    • Prepare proposals and cost estimates.
    • Provide project oversight.
    • Supervise junior technical staff during field investigation and report preparation.
    • Perform engineering analysis.
    • Write clear and concise reports.

     

    Position Requirements:
    • B.S in Civil Engineering or related degree.
    • California Professional Engineering License.
    • 10+ years of geotechnical engineering experience on dam projects.
    • Strong interpersonal skills.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
    • Valid CA Driver’s License, and must be insurable under company vehicle policy.

     

    Benefits: Blackburn Consulting offers an excellent benefits package for our full-time employees: medical, dental, vision, 401k, vacation & sick leave, paid holidays, and employer-paid life insurance & AD&D coverage.

  • Part-Time Engineer

    LOCATIONS: Greater Sacramento Area, CA

    BCI offers part-time and on-call engineering positions. For veteran engineers, we offer the opportunity to work on a controlled basis on projects that interest you. Roles can vary from technical review/expert opinion to full project management. We tailor the position and responsibilities to match the project needs and your desired commitment level. For young engineers, we offer the opportunity to gain valuable industry experience and build your resume. We provide training and support for varied tasks on diverse project types. Part-time can turn into a full-time position if there is mutual need and interest.

    Responsibilities vary per position
    Requirements vary per position

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