Tunneling & Underground Careers

Pursuing a career in tunneling or underground engineering and construction can lead you down a number of different avenues.

You can work for a contractor, an engineering firm, or an owner / public agency. You have to dive in to understand the different roles, responsibilities and possible career paths. Some contractors have in-house design capabilities. You can be on-site during construction working for the design or geotechnical engineering firm. Some resources are provided below to help you navigate the various career opportunities.

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