Junior Hydrogeologist

Golder Associates - Greater Sudbury, ON (30+ days ago)

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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.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder Associates Ltd. is seeking a Hydrogeologist to join our Mine Environment Division at our Sudbury location.

The ideal candidate will have an appreciation for high quality, client focused work products is essential. The ability and willingness to travel locally and internationally is a necessity. As a key member of the team, you will support existing water resource, mining, and environmental projects using a strong foundation in quantitative hydrogeology.

An overview of your role will include:
Field data collection planning and implementation in support of hydrogeologic interpretation. This work may include preparation, installation, and ongoing monitoring and maintenance of field instrumentation for groundwater and surface water monitoring, geologic logging of boreholes, monitoring well installation, oversight of well hydraulic tests, and groundwater and surface water sampling and flow measurements.

Interpretation of hydrogeologic and hydrologic data using data manipulation tools (such as Excel and Access), and numerical and analytical groundwater and contaminant transport modeling tools.

Working with engineers, GIS specialists, and other environmental experts to contribute to larger multidisciplinary projects.

Understanding the regulatory environment as necessary to successfully complete project work.

You will have a background in:
Bachelor's in Hydrogeology, Geology, Environmental Science, Earth Science or Geological Engineering, with an emphasis in fundamental geologic principals and quantitative hydrogeology;

A strong interest in field data collection and instrumentation;
A keen interest in environmental monitoring and sampling;

Willing and able to operate and maintain field testing and monitoring equipment;

Willing and able to travel both locally and internationally. Assignments may include travel to remote locations and outside work in various climates;

Ability to plan and execute field programs with knowledge of proper sampling techniques;

Desire to effectively communicate technical information to clients and colleagues in a readily understood format.

Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Strong commitment to quality and timely delivery of services.

Strong interpersonal, teambuilding and critical thinking skills are essential.

Preferred Skills
Previous work experience in environmental permitting;
Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access;
An interest in quantitative hydrogeologic interpretation

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

One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 11 consecutive years

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.

Golder is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.

To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder video.

Primary Location CA-ON-SUDBURY
Schedule Full-time
Employee Status Regular
Experience (Minimum Yrs.) 0
Job Posting Nov 12, 2019, 9:22:05 AM