Golder Associates Hydrogeologist in West Perth, 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 full-time opportunity within our Mine Water team for a Hydrogeologist, based in Perth . The role includes assisting with a variety of technical challenging projects in Australia, with access to leading industry experts providing mentoring and guidance. You will provide technical expertise as well as project management across a range of projects including mine site water management, environmental assessment, erosion and sediment control, flood studies and hydraulic design.
Key duties and responsibilities will include:
Assisting with the planning, scheduling and coordination of field programs.
Undertaking field monitoring, data collation and database management.
Supervising field drilling and well installations, single and multi-well testing and sampling activities.
Collating and interpreting climate, geological data / maps, groundwater level and water quality data and other information to define hydrogeological systems.
Developing knowledge and understanding of hydro chemistry and its importance in defining baseline conditions and groundwater processes.
Using computer programs to analyse pumping test data.
Developing conceptual models of groundwater systems.
Preparing proposals, reports and deliverables for intermediate and senior staff review.
Providing support in relation to client liaison, project management and delivery.
Conducting all work in a safe manner; and
Performing other duties as required by the Group Leader .
Skills, Qualifications, and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Geology, Earth Sciences or equal to (mandatory) as well as a Post-Graduate Diploma or Masters’ degree in Hydrogeology (preferred)
Relevant experience in geology / hydrogeology
Excellent verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills
Basic analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to work efficiently autonomously and in a team environment
Willingness to travel and work on remote sites
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment
Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects
Competitive benefits and remuneration packages
Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result
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 who meet the specific criteria outlined above including the special opportunity criteria are encouraged to apply for this role.
Please note: Golder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.
Title: *Hydrogeologist *
Location: AUS-West Perth
Requisition ID: 20001908