Golder Associates Junior Hydrogeologist in EDMONTON, Alberta
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.
Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?
Golder has new opportunities for Junior Hydrogeologists to join our Water team on a full-time or contractual basis based in Calgary or Edmonton.
An overview of your role will include:
Field work covering a broad range of technical services in the field of hydrogeology, including involvement in the groundwater component of Environmental Impact Assessments for the oil sands and mining industries; baseline hydrogeological studies, mine dewatering projects, and groundwater supply development
Field work is associated with hydrogeological projects, including groundwater site characterization and investigations, groundwater sampling, drilling oversight, well design and installation and pumping and injection testing of supply or disposal wells
Willingness to travel and participate in remote field work and rotational field programs, primarily within western and northern Canada and the ability to adapt to unpredictable and/or inclement field conditions and changing schedules
Work as a crew leader for planning, logistics, and equipment calibration
Responsible for personal and team safety during field operations
Data entry of field data collection
Solid organizational skills (prioritization, time management, record keeping, follow up, tracking)
Valid driver’s license
Comfortable driving in remote and off-road settings, as well as helicopter travel and operating off-road vehicles (i.e. UTV, ATV, ARGO, Snowmobile) – safety and competency training will be provided
Develop positive working relationships in a team environment
Understand, follow, and participate in Golder’s health and safety programs
Quantitative skills, resourcefulness, and attention to detail
Have an understanding of the principles of hydrogeology
You will have a background in:
A technical diploma in environmental science or equivalent from an accredited college or university, or a university degree in science
Minimum 1 year of relevant experience
Understanding of basic drilling, waterwell installation and testing and water sampling techniques
Understanding of basic hydrogeological principles and concepts
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
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
One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 11 consecutive years
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.
Golder is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.
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Title: Junior Hydrogeologist
Other Locations: CA-SK-SASKATOON, CA-AB-EDMONTON
Requisition ID: 21001914