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San Francisco Bay Area Geotechnical consulting firm Murray Engineers, Inc. has entry-level openings for a Junior/Field Engineer (or Geologist), with a strong interest in pursuing a career in geotechnical engineering and/or engineering geology, to join our team.


Education / Experience / Qualifications

  • Qualified candidates for the position must have a Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s preferred) in Geotechnical, Geological Engineering, Engineering Geology, or related course of study.

  • Prior experience in geotechnical consulting (particularly field investigation and/or construction observation/testing) is beneficial, but qualified entry-level candidates will be considered and training will be provided.

  • Candidates must have reliable transportation, maintain a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record, be able to lift up to 50 pounds regularly, and be proficient with MS Word, Excel, and Outlook.

  • Ideal candidates should demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively, prepare technical reports, work well both independently and as part of a team, be self-motivated, possess a strong work ethic, and enjoy working outdoors.


Job Details

  • Primary duties will include field construction observation and testing, logging and sampling of exploratory borings and test pits, field mapping, performing various soil laboratory tests, and preparing technical documents.

  • This is a fulltime, non-exempt position with a competitive compensation, benefits package, and opportunity for future advancement within our firm. Compensation to be commensurate with experience.

  • We emphasis and encourage continuing education and professional development/advancement. Most work in this position can be applied toward State requirements for Professional Engineer (Civil) exam registration, and portions may be applicable towards Professional Geologist exam registration.


Please submit a resume and cover letter to

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