Best Place to Work

Time and time again, GES has been recognized as a “Best Place to Work” for over 10 years.  Most recently, Zweig Group named GES the the Number 1 Best Geotechnical Firm to Work for in the Nation.

Home to some of the most talented professionals in the valley, Geotechnical & Environmental Services, Inc. (GES) has been recognized as one of the best places to work regardless of industry by the Southern Nevada Human Resources Association and the Nevada Business Journal. And among our peers in the civil engineering industry, CE Magazine has also acknowledged the company as one of the nation’s best places to work.

Our staff members have clearly defined goals and career paths with specific milestones outlined for each team member. The staff development program has proven beneficial in accelerating the careers of the company’s team members. And as GES continues to grow, so will the career opportunities.

Through a full menu of traditional and cutting-edge benefits, GES has created an award winning work environment where people enjoy their jobs and tend to stay. The company experiences a high retention rate and a numerous awards that are the result of our company culture, which makes it a great place to work!


  • Zweig White (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021)
  • Southern Nevada Human Resources (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2015)
  • Nevada Business Journal (2004, 2005, 2008)
  • CE News (2006, 2007, 2008)
  • Las Vegas Review Journal (2009)

Training & education

Geotechnical & Environmental Services, Inc. (GES) staff members are provided with unparalleled training, certification, licensing and continuing education opportunities.

We provide both on-the-job training and classroom assistance when needed. Many of our staff members have started at an entry level position and earned certifications through a company paid program, that not only opened up their career opportunities, but brought them salary increases as well.

Additionally, association memberships in career organizations are sponsored by the company along with association meetings and special seminars.


Geotechnical & Environmental Services, Inc. team members enjoy traditional employee benefits, now disappearing from all but the largest companies. However, these perks, including a retirement plan and company-paid health insurance are only the beginning. Many GES benefits are unique, not only to the industry, but to Las Vegas as a whole.

GES’ recognition program may be the most structured in the valley, praising employees for a job well done by rewarding them with monthly drawings, staff events and much more.

Clear career paths

Nearly every employee desires a raise or promotion. At Geotechnical & Environmental Services, Inc. (GES) the road to promotions is more of a highway with clearly marked signs and a navigator to help employees find their way.

While many companies look upon employee reviews as a necessary evil, GES sees only opportunity. For this reason, the firm provides each employee with a personal coaching and evaluation session monthly. Each review includes one or more actions the employee may take to advance in the company.

In many cases, a team member is encouraged to gain additional formal training and acquire certifications needed to provide additional client services. And, the company pays for successful examinations and certificates.

If you think you would make a great addition to our team, then we would like to hear from you.

Questions about a career at GES?