Golder Associates Principal Hydrologist 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 opportunity for a highly motivated Principal Hydrologist to join our Mine Water team on a full-time basis, based in our Perth office.
Key duties and responsibilities include:
Develop and maintain client relationships and build business. Primary focus will be on Tier 1, Tier 2 and selected Tier 3 mining clients. Some relationships with non-mining clients will be required in conjunction with our colleagues in the geography.
Understand and interpret the national and local market, highlighting prospects and stewarding them to opportunities and proposals.
Support the implementation of the APAC-EMEA Mine Water strategy.
Provide high-level technical advice to internal and external clients within the areas of mine closure, mine water management and erosion and sediment control.
Build reputation as Technical Leader/Lead Consultant and liaise with specialists from other disciplines or offices within Golder Associates so as to offer a consistent mine water service Globally.
Lead teams in delivery of water management advice to clients across a range of industry sectors including mining, oil and gas, infrastructure and waste management.
Manage projects including project scoping, budget control, planning, development of schedules and coordination of resources to meet completion deadlines.
Keep abreast of advancing technologies, methods and research & development.
Mentor and coach employees with respect to their career growth and technical professional development and actively transfer knowledge.
Visible Felt Leadership of Health, Safety, Safety and Environment.
Skills, Qualifications and Experience:
A bachelor degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Earth Science, or related discipline.
Registered Chartered Professional, or a willingness to work towards chartered status and a member of a related professional body preferable.
Demonstrated experience in the consulting industry (with extensive experience in mine Water management) and demonstrated business acumen.
Proficient project management skills including budgeting, scheduling activities and service delivery.
Strong Health, Safety, Safety and Environment focus.
High level of verbal and written communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills.
Advanced analytical and problem solving skills.
Client relationship and business development skills.
Experience in mentoring of staff.
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 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: Principal Hydrologist
Location: AUS-West Perth
Requisition ID: 19000538