EJGE/iGEM Job Announcement
Available Positions:

Senior Geotechnical Position

R.W.Gillespie & Associates

Company Description

R.W.Gillespie & Associates (RWG&A) is a privately owned corporation of twenty-five geotechnical engineers, civil engineering technicians, geologists, and administrative support staff with offices in Saco, Maine and Portsmouth, New Hampshire. The company was started in 1986 and maintains a Northeast regional focus with projects occasionally in other areas of the United States. In fifteen successful years of business, RWG&A has completed over 3,000 projects. RWG&A provides a broad range of services within the three primary areas of our practice geotechnical engineering, materials testing and environmental consulting:

    Geotechnical Engineering
    • Foundation Studies
    • Slope Stability Analyses
    • Earth Support and Dewatering
    Materials Testing
    • QA/QC Compliance Testing
    • Construction Observation
    • Fabrication Inspection
    Environmental Consulting
    • Groundwater Studies
    • Environmental Site Assessments
    • Geologic and Hydrogeologic Support of Permitting

RWG&A Saco office is located about twenty miles south of Portland. The Southern Maine region offers many attractions including year round outdoor recreational and cultural activities. It is a wonderful area for families, professional couples and individuals looking for a high quality of life.

Description of Position


Past growth and anticipated succession of R. W. Gillespie & Associates (RWG&A)have created the need for a Chief Geotechnical Engineer with a desire for management leading to part ownership as an Associate, in addition to engineering responsibilities. RWG&A is seeking an experienced Geotechnical Engineer with good interpersonal skills, strong technical abilities, and demonstrated management experience. This position requires a Master of Science degree with emphasis in geotechnical engineering, registration as a Professional Engineer with ability to become registered in all New England states, plus ten to fifteen years of experience including a minimum of five years of practice in the northeastern United States. Applicants should be generalists and have working experience with pile foundations, consolidation and preloading, and slope stability. RWG&A is a working practice With billable ration for Principals and Associates typically in excess of 60 percent, annually. RWG offers competitive wage and benefits packages. Seriously interested individuals should send their resume with a detailed work history to:

Charles R. Nickerson, P.E., President
R. W. Gillespie & Associates, Inc.
86 Industrial Park Road, Suite 4
Saco, Maine 04072-telephone 207-286-8008
Facsimile 207-286-2882
Contact by email: RWG

All inquiries will be held in confidence.
RWG&A is an equal opportunity employer.