Golder Associates Intermediate Hydrogeologist in Christchurch, New Zealand

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership .

Golder has a new opportunity for an Intermediate Hydrogeologist to join our Environment team on a full-time basis based in our Christchurch office.

Key duties and responsibilities include:

  • Completing groundwater evaluations for environmental impact assessments, environmental permitting and environmental compliance reporting

  • Developing conceptual and numerical groundwater models using hydrogeological modelling software and analytical tools

  • Preparing technical reports, including the analysis and interpretation of technical data

  • Undertaking field work including site visits, setting up monitoring sites and equipment, completing sampling programmes, aquifer testing and well installation, supported by senior staff

  • Interpreting environmental regulations and investigation results to meet client requirements

  • Assisting with the preparation of expert evidence for presentation to decision-making authorities

  • Assisting with business development for the Environment Team including developing and maintaining client relationships and preparing project proposals

  • Providing guidance and mentoring support to junior staff

Skills, Qualifications, and Experience

  • Tertiary qualified in engineering or earth sciences whilst a post graduate qualification would be highly desirable

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Strong applied computer skills, preferably familiar with desktop GIS, geological and groundwater modelling software

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.

  • Self-motivation, exceptional attention to detail and technical accuracy.

  • An ability to work collaboratively within a team and build positive professional relationships within Golder

Y our benefits at Golder will include:

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Option to purchase shares in Golder

  • Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result

  • Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching

  • Global projects and travel opportunities.

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

At Golder, we care about our people – we operate with integrity and embrace diversity. Our ownership structure affords us the opportunity to invest in our careers and take pride in something we truly own.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for this role.

Please note: Golder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies

*Title: *Intermediate Hydrogeologist**

*Location: *NZL-Christchurch**

*Requisition ID: *18001858**