Golder Associates Risk Assessor in Richmond, 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 enduringrelationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.
Golder has a new opportunity for an experienced RiskAssessor to join our Contaminated Land team on a full-time basis based in Melbourne . This role will support Golder’s national team of toxicologists, risk assessors and environmental risk professionals. The successful candidate will work with senior professionals and be provided with opportunities for mentoring and technical development.
Keyduties and responsibilities include:
Conduct literature searches,reviews and interpretation of scientific information (e.g., biology,chemistry, toxicology and ecotoxicology studies)
Assist with the collection ofdata that supports contaminated site investigations, chemical assessments,human health and ecological risk assessments
Manage and evaluate chemicaland biological datasets of moderately complexity and generate statisticalmetrics, and run simple models
Manage the preparation andpresentation of moderately complex data outputs (such as graphs, piecharts, box plots)
Undertake quality assurance andvalidation data checking
Contribute to the preparationof human health and ecological risk assessment reports
Contribute to the preparationof proposals that relate to risk assessment and/or contaminated siteinvestigations
Skills and Qualifications
Relevant tertiary qualifications in an environmental orrelated science (eg Bachelor or higher degree in environmental science,engineering, toxicology, biology, chemistry, ecotoxicology)
Several years’ relevant experience (previousenvironmental consulting experience desirable)
Contaminatedland consulting experience (highly regarded)
Detailorientated and strong quantitation skills
Extensiveexperience in working with Excel
Experienceusing data visualisation tools and software
Experiencein use of modelling tools to estimate chemical and biological effectsand/or contaminant migration
Python,R, statistics or similar experience
Apassion for learning
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Competitivebenefits and remuneration packages
Optionto purchase shares in Golder
Employeeowned structure - own the business, own the result
Deepenyour expertise in a dynamic work environment
Innovativeand collaborative multidisciplinary projects
Onthe job training, mentoring and coaching
Globalprojects 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 40 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: Risk Assessor
Requisition ID: 19002476