Golder Associates Project 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 opportunity for a Hydrogeologist to join our Mine Water team on a full-time basis based in Perth. The focus of this role is to assist Senior Hydrogeologists with water supply development, mine dewatering and pit depressurisation, pond and tailings facility seepage, pit and underground inflows, and groundwater contamination.
Key duties and responsibilities include:
Plan, schedule and coordinate field programs;
Undertake field monitoring, data collation and database management;
Supervise field drilling and well installations, single and multi-well testing and sampling activities;
Collate and interpret climate, geological data / maps, groundwater level and water quality data and other information to define hydrogeological systems;
Prepare proposals, reports and deliverables for senior staff review;
Develop knowledge and understanding of hydro chemistry and its importance in defining baseline conditions and groundwater processes;
Develop conceptual models of groundwater systems; and
Provide support to the team in relation to client liaison, project management and delivery.
Skills, Qualifications, and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in geology, earth sciences or equivalent
Experience with a ground water modeling software package (TUFLOW, MODFLOW or Similar)
Post-graduate studies in hydrogeology (preferred)
Relevant experience in geology/hydrogeology
Strong written and verbal communication skills
High attention to detail and good time management skills
Enthusiasm for fieldwork and willingness to work at times on remote sites
Previous consulting experience in a similar role (preferred)
Your benefits at Golder will include:
Competitive benefits and remuneration package of $70K to $90K
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: Project Hydrogeologist
Location: AUS-West Perth
Requisition ID: 19001598