ECS Limited

  • Geotechnical Staff Project Manager (Entry-Level)

    Job Locations US-NC-Asheville
  • What You'll Do

    As an entry-level Geotechnical Staff Project Manager, we will teach you the skills that we know are important to grow into a successful professional engineer. Although you may be new to the geotechnical consulting industry, you are eager to hit the ground running in the field. You might already or are looking forward to gaining experiencing in performing boring layouts, supervising drilling operations, and performing geophysical surveys – which is what drew you to this opportunity.  You have great communication skills and are easily able to interact with your team and clients. You also have a “can do” attitude and are ready to take on any project thrown your way – and that’s why you’ll have all the opportunity for career growth within our company you’ll want. For highlights of others who have taken their amazing skills and grown their careers with ECS, click here


    You will be part of a dynamic, growing, and energized team - and your role is key to the success of ECS. While your job duties may fluctuate day to day, here are some areas we expect to see you grow in:


    • Performing boring layouts and utility clearances

    • Supervising drilling operations

    • Performing geophysical surveys

    • Classifying soils and assigning lab testing

    • Geotechnical design and analysis

    • Report and proposal preparation and review

    • Budgeting daily and ongoing activities as well as invoicing

    • Marketing including daily on-going client interaction and development of a client database

    • Ability to interact with other staff members on various geotechnical projects

    What We're Looking For

    • BS in civil engineering, geology, or related degree from an ABET accredited university; MS degree preferred
    • This entry-level position is only for those who are soon-to-be graduating or have within the past 6 months
    • 0-2 years of related experience
    • Engineer in Training (EIT) license or ability to obtain one within 3 months of hire

    Who We Are

    Founded in 1988, Engineering Consulting Services (ECS) is a leader in geotechnical, construction materials, environmental, and facilities engineering. ECS is currently ranked 72 in Engineering News-Record’s Top 500 Design Firms (ENR, 2019) and is honored as ENR Mid-Atlantic’s Design Firm of the Year (2018). To learn more about us, click here


    We love our employees and we show this through providing some great benefits. Click here to see how we show our passion for our people. 



    Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities


    The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.


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