Senior Licensed Geotechnical Field Engineer


Parsippany, NJ, US, 07054-2172

Langan provides expert land development engineering and environmental consulting services for major developers, renewable energy producers, energy companies, corporations, healthcare systems, colleges/universities, and large infrastructure programs throughout the U.S. and around the world. Our employees collaborate seamlessly among 30+ offices and gain valuable hands-on experience that fosters career growth. Langan culture is entrepreneurial from advancing innovative technical solutions, to participating in robust training and knowledge sharing, to making progressive change within the communities we live and work.


Consistently ranked among the top ten “Best Firms to Work For” and Engineering News-Record’s top 50 firms worldwide, Langan attracts and retains the best talent in the industry. Employees thrive at Langan, a firm that embraces and promotes diversity, equity and inclusion; prioritizes wellbeing, health and safety; encourages volunteerism and philanthropy; offers workplace flexibility, along with carbon neutral office spaces; and empowers individuals to contribute their skills and knowledge to make impactful contributions.



Langan is seeking a Senior Geotechnical Field Engineer to provide geotechnical special inspection on challenging sites in the New York City area. This individual will serve a key function in acting as the firm's on-site representative to provide leadership and daily observation of construction work for conformance to project documents and the New York City Building Code. In this role, the candidate will have the opportunity to work with a dynamic group of engineering professionals on premier projects with the city's largest and most well-known developers.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Act as an on-site representative to provide leadership and daily observation of construction work for conformance to project documents and building codes;
  • Communicate effectively with contractors, clients, and managers;
  • Write comprehensive inspection/observation reports;
  • Attend project construction meetings; and
  • Perform other duties as requested.




  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering;
  • New York State Professional Engineer license in good standing;
  • 5+ years of relevant experience;
  • Thorough understanding of construction documents, contractor submittals, and contracts preferred;
  • Ability to communicate effectively with contractors, clients and managers;
  • Good writing skills for comprehensive inspection reports, etc.;
  • Self-motivated and responsible individual;
  • Attend project construction meetings, as needed;
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent analytical, multitasking, and judgment capabilities;
  • Possess the ability to work independently as well as in a group;
  • Must be willing to work in the field up to 100% of the time;
  • Availability to work overtime; and
  • Possess reliable transportation for job site work and client meetings and a valid driver’s license in good standing.


Langan provides a rich array of programs and benefits to help its employees advance their careers and enhance the quality of their lives. Our comprehensive compensation package includes: full-time employment company paid medical, dental, and vision coverage; life insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance, and paid pregnancy disability leave; 401(k)/Roth with company match; paid time off including parental and military leave; employee referral and professional license bonuses; and educational reimbursement.


Langan offers employee resource groups; flexible work schedules; extensive training; wellness programs; buddy and mentoring programs; and much more!


Langan is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer committed to building a team that represents and values diverse backgrounds. Langan promotes a positive work environment of inclusion, where we respect each other’s differences and recognize that a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment is a key to our success.