Golder Associates Tailings Engineer in Milton, Australia
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.
Due to recently securing a number of key projects, we are looking for an experienced Intermediate level Tailings/Mine Waste Engineer to work on a number of projects in Brisbane and across Queensland.
Key duties and responsibilities include:
Leading projects to deliver engineering services with respect to mine waste management and task management with input from senior staff;
Leading the design of tailings storage facilities, landfills and other earthen structures, from conceptual through detailed design stages under the guidance of senior staff;
Undertaking field and office assignments to support project delivery;
Directing routine design analyses and undertaking complex design analyses, including slope stability, dam break studies, seepage, water balance, surface water and groundwater and train junior personnel;
Regular client contact through project meetings and business development initiatives;
Delivery of projects, delegating work and checking that deliverables are met ahead of formal internal reviews; and
Proving input to laboratory tests, including direction testing programs and interpreting results where applicable.
Skills, Qualifications, and Experience
Qualified Civil/Mining Engineer or similar, with a relevant post graduate degree in either business or a relevant technical discipline would be looked upon favourably;
Demonstrated experience working on tailings/mine waste related projects locally or internationally, ideally in a consulting environment;
Demonstrated commitment and proactive approach to health and safety culture;
Ability to work independently and within multi-disciplinary project teams;
Excellent communication, stakeholder management and report writing skills
Your 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 specialised employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 155 offices in more than 40 countries, Golder's 7,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialised 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: Tailings Engineer
Requisition ID: 20001041