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Building & Earth is a professional geotechnical engineering firm that provides innovative solutions for the design and construction services industry. Recognized as one of the top three fastest growing geotechnical firms in the country, we know that employing a talented workforce is an important key to our continued growth and success.

On a typical day, our employees can be found on-site testing concrete for foundations for new windmill turbines or assessing the condition of asphalt on commercial runways. We may be performing quality control evaluations for new military barracks or performing subsurface exploration for highway lane expansion. If you like to get your hands dirty, we’ve got you covered! Take a look at these sample videos of what it’s like to test concrete and perform soil tests in the field.

At Building & Earth, we offer geotechnical careers that are stimulating and challenging. Our employees are empowered through technology and knowledge. You will be exposed to cutting-edge industry technology on our projects. We encourage industry certifications and support lifelong learning through continuing education and professional development. Employing some of the top talent in the industry, you will also be exposed to unbeatable on-the-job training.

As part of our culture, we foster an open door policy at every level. We are a diverse and inclusive workforce. We are client-focused, recognizing that building partnerships with clients enables our teams to deliver top-notch service. We give back to the communities we live and work in through our support of the Metro United Way and other local foundations. Off the clock, you’ll catch many of us tailgating at the local college campus during football season, enjoying the great outdoors and spending time with our families.

We have offices in the Midwest, Southeast, and East Coast and are growing to other parts of the country. You will have the opportunity to travel throughout the region and work on exciting projects such as wind farms, Fortune 500 warehouses, office buildings, highways, and much more.

We have opportunities for you whether you are just out of school ready to begin a new career or you are an industry veteran with years of experience. We hire for geotechnical jobs as well as other positions. In addition to geotechnical services, we also perform environmental work, special inspections, and construction materials testing. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. Take some time and explore the opportunities we have available. If you want a career that is rewarding and challenging, explore our site and consider joining our team.

Building & Earth Sciences Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

4 days ago

Building & Earth

Ever wonder what our process for sampling soil looks like? In this short video, Building & Earth Field Engineer Pearson Holt explains the soil test boring process and the equipment used for a road improvement project. The information the team takes from the site will be used to prepare a geotechnical report for the developer, architect and other engineers involved with the project. ... See MoreSee Less

 

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2 weeks ago

Building & Earth

The Birmingham office and corporate staff recently got together for an employee gathering at Pablo’s Cantina. The Birmingham team had a great time getting to know each other’s families and enjoying chips, salsa, tacos and more! ... See MoreSee Less

The Birmingham office and corporate staff recently got together for an employee gathering at Pablo’s Cantina. The Birmingham team had a great time getting to know each other’s families and enjoying chips, salsa, tacos and more!

2 weeks ago

Building & Earth

We love when a construction project also creates an opportunity to share what we do with the world around us! At the Highlands School in Birmingham, Alabama, Building & Earth recently had the chance to talk to a group of second-grade students about geotechnical engineering. Pictured here is Building & Earth Engineer Weston Stidham.

Brasfield & Gorrie is the general contractor for the construction of a new Student Life Center at the Highlands School. Building & Earth completed a geotechnical exploration and consultation during the design phase, and is currently providing construction materials testing and special inspection services.Where do rocks come from and how do we use them? At the Highlands School in Birmingham, where our team is constructing a new Student Life Center, our project team and other industry experts taught second-grade students about geotechnical engineering!
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We love when a construction project also creates an opportunity to share what we do with the world around us! At the Highlands School in Birmingham, Alabama, Building & Earth recently had the chance to talk to a group of second-grade students about geotechnical engineering. Pictured here is Building & Earth Engineer Weston Stidham. 

Brasfield & Gorrie is the general contractor for the construction of a new Student Life Center at the Highlands School. Building & Earth completed a geotechnical exploration and consultation during the design phase, and is currently providing construction materials testing and special inspection services.

3 weeks ago

Building & Earth

Curious about Building & Earth’s testing and special inspections processes on the jobsite? In this short video, featuring our president, Jeff Cowen, and BL Harbert International Superintendent Greg Brooks, learn how we perform special inspections to verify that structural elements are installed per plans and specifications: ... See MoreSee Less

1 month ago

Building & Earth

Here’s your chance to learn how we work! In this short video, Building & Earth’s Emanuel Young explains how he tests concrete during one phase of a construction project to ensure it meets or exceeds project specifications:

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Concrete testing, verification and Special Inspections are crucial steps in any construction project. Watch this video to see Building & Earth's Emanuel Young perform field quality control tests and mold concrete test cylinders at a current project, ensuring the concrete used in this phase of the project meets the specification requirements.

Building & Earth is a professional engineering firm specializing in geotechnical engineering, construction materials testing, Special Inspection per I.B.C./I.C.C. and environmental consulting. To learn more about Building & Earth, please visit www.buildingandearth.com.
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