Golder Associates Rock Mechanic Engineer 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.
We have an opportunity for a junior Rock Mechanics Engineer to join our Mine Engineering and Stability team on a full-time basis. Positions are open in both our Brisbane and Perth offices. This is an exciting opportunity with growth potential within an expanding rock mechanics team.
Key duties and responsibilities include:
Supporting geotechnical mine design with a focus on rock mechanics;
Performing geotechnical investigations, analysis and design of open pit and underground mines for a range of commodities;
Performing data analysis and reviews;
Undertaking stability analyses for open pit and underground mine designs;
Undertaking engineering geology assessments and desk study reviews;
Providing technical support to geotechnical and geological engineers; and
Preparing technical deliverables including proposals and reports.
Skills, Qualifications, and Experience
Bachelor of Civil or Mining Engineering or Science degree in Geology or related discipline, as well as post graduate degree in Geotechnical engineering or Engineering geology is desirable.
Demonstrated experience in Leapfrog or similar software for data visualization and geotechnical characterization highly desirable;
Numerical modeling experience and coding experience (e.g. Python) will be high regarded;
Excellent technical writing and verbal communication skills;
Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with a team of professionals;
Well-developed analytical and problem-solving skills and excellent attention to detail;
Demonstrable commitment to safety.
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
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 are encouraged to apply for this role.
Please note: Golder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.
Title: Rock Mechanic Engineer
Location: AUS-West Perth
Requisition ID: 20001476