Intermediate Project Hydrogeologist

Location: Nelson BC Posted Date: August 4, 2019
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Employer Job Id: R-031157 Careermine Job Id: 1793759
Job Description



SNC-Lavalin is currently seeking a Project Hydrogeologist in one of our four Interior, BC offices. This employment opportunity will allow the successful applicant to support our British Columbia team on a variety of projects with our contaminated sites, water resource, mining and/or impact assessment lines of business.

As a Project Hydrogeologist, you will play a supporting role in a wide variety of physical and contaminant hydrogeology projects including those related to: mine permitting, aquifer mapping and groundwater protection, pumping tests, stratigraphic interpretation, environmental impact assessments, water supply work and groundwater modelling. As well, you will be involved in contaminant project work, including investigation, characterization and remediation of contaminated sites of medium- to large-scale sites, and physical hydrogeological characterization. In addition, you will be responsible for designing and supporting field investigations.

Responsibilities:
  • Supporting senior staff in preparing proposals, developing work plans and budgets and managing projects
  • Planning, coordination and support for the execution of field programs, including intrusive investigations.
  • Allocation and supervision of junior and technical field staff and technical resources for the completion of projects.
  • Reviewing field information from investigations; preparation of reports including the interpretation of geological/hydrogeological conditions.
  • Preparation of sound technical recommendations and conclusions.
  • Collaboration with other hydrogeologists throughout BC offices and out-of-province offices.
  • Ensuring appropriate Quality Management System is applied on team’s projects.
  • Participating in multi-disciplinary project teams, guiding and coaching others.
  • Ensuring proper implementation and continued use of safety and quality assurance programs and corporate policies and procedures, including Ethics and Compliance.

Qualifications:
  • A degree in geology, hydrogeology, geological engineering, or other related discipline along with three to five years relevant experience in hydrogeology. A post-graduate degree in hydrogeology is considered an asset;
  • Registered or be eligible to register as a Professional Engineer and/or Professional Geologist;
  • Experience in writing successful proposals, work plans and reports;
  • Proven organizational, team-building, technical, leadership skills.
  • Superior writing and verbal communication skills, English fluency.
  • Must be able and willing to occasionally travel for work away from the home office.
  • Good interpersonal skills combined with a positive, team-oriented attitude;
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills;


Worker TypeEmployee

Job TypeRegular

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