Hydrogeologist

Golder Associates - Whitby, 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 has a new opportunity for a Hydrogeologist / Geo-Environmental Engineer

to join our Geoscience and Waste Management team, which consist of engineers, hydrogeologists, environmental scientists and field technicians. This is a full-time position located in Whitby.

An overview of your role will include:
Preparing and/or reviewing detailed work scopes and cost estimates for proposed monitoring and investigation programs and other works;
Planning, managing and reporting on hydrogeological field investigation programs involving: drilling, test pitting, soil sampling, monitoring well installation, aquifer testing, groundwater and surface water sampling, etc.;
Task management and reporting of hydrogeological assessments for a variety of land development projects including construction dewatering, water supply, and water balance assessments;

Task management and reporting of landfill site assessments for compliance programs relating to groundwater, surface water and landfill gas;

Interpreting and reporting on site hydrogeology and migration of impacts, assessing the need for modifications to monitoring programs;
Interacting with clients to discuss project status, invoicing, data collection and compliance issues;
Working with municipal and provincial governments and other agencies to establish submission requirements, prepare compliance reporting and prepare permit applications;
Participating in office and project duties such as data management, analysis and interpretation, report preparation, invoicing and other general office duties;
Following safe work practices in accordance with our site-specific Health & Safety plans.

You will have to possess the following qualifications:
Master’s degree in Geology/Hydrogeology, Environmental Engineering or Civil Engineering with a Geo-Environmental Specialty, with demonstrated course work or thesis in physical hydrogeology and geochemistry;

Licenced or working towards Registration as a Professional Engineer or Professional Geoscientist in the Province of Ontario (or equivalent).

At least 2 to 5 years of experience in the fields of physical hydrogeology and/or waste management consulting. A demonstrated mix of field and office duties is preferable.

Demonstrated ability to scope and manage projects with budgets up to $100,000 CDN and teams of five staff or less.

Excellent oral and written communication skills. A sample of the candidate's technical report writing would be beneficial to include with resume submission.

Ability to lead small teams, work under the supervision of more senior staff, and work independently.

Excellent organizational and time management abilities;

Consistent attention to detail and strong technical writing skills; and

Willing to work outdoors and travel to project sites using own vehicle.

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-WHITBY
Schedule Full-time
Employee Status Regular
Job Posting Sep 12, 2019, 9:43:34 AM