Golder Associates Principal Hydrogeologist in St. Leonards, 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.
Golder has a new opportunity for a Principal Hydrogeologist to join our Water team on a full- time basis based in Sydney or Newcastle Office .
Key duties and responsibilities include:
Provide technical advice on hydrogeological issues to internal and external clients
Build reputation internally and externally as a Consulting Leader in Golder’s Water Group
Develop and implement plans that build client relationships and create project contacts
Develop and manage best practice approaches and technologies for hydrogeological assessment and related decision-making
Develop and implement scopes of work (costed proposals) for projects related to: characterisation and conceptualization of hydrogeological systems; groundwater supply development; groundwater inflow assessments; dewatering and depressurization; seepage assessments; managed Aquifer Recharge
Supervise, coordinate and review hydrogeological tasks
Lead, mentor and transfer knowledge to other hydrogeologists/hydrologists
Prepare high quality proposals and reports for clients
Provide safety leadership
Skills, Qualifications, and Experience
Experience within the consulting industry.
Demonstrated business acumen
Experience in groundwater programs, development and assessment
Strong client development and relationship skills
Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Solid verbal and written communication skills
Experience in planning, designing, costing and management of groundwater projects
Excellent time management skill
A Bachelors’ degree in Geology
Post-graduate in hydrogeology highly regarded
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, 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: Principal Hydrogeologist
Location: AUS-St. Leonards
Requisition ID: 18002511