Junior Hydrogeologist

Location: Goldfields Western Australia Posted Date: August 7, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 2265100 Careermine Job Id: 1794367
We are looking for an immediately available Junior Hydrogeologist to join a large gold mining company!

Your new company
This is one of the largest gold mining companies in the world. They have several operations located in the goldfields region of Western Australia.

Your new role
Reporting to the Superintendent Hydrogeologist you will be working with one of the goldfields most revered employers. You will experience leading technology, varied project work, open pit exposure, access to well managed high level geological data and an enviable culture and safety record.

Some of your responsibilities as a Junior Hydrogeologist will include,

  • Ground Water Management & Monitoring Plans for mines. These include, hydrogeological models, monitoring program design, analysis, groundwater risks, etc.
  • Provide appropriate hydrogeological advice
  • Provide planning advice and support to environmental approvals
  • Provide Scope of Works for hydrogeological drilling programs; supervise and monitor drilling programs
  • Develop and maintain hydrogeological planning processes and standards
  • Plan and oversee groundwater modelling/sampling
  • Pump test management and monitoring

What you'll need to succeed
  • Tertiary qualifications in Geology
  • Ability to pass pre-employment medical and Drug & Alcohol test
  • Current National Police Clearance
  • 'C' class driver's licence
  • 1-4 years' experience in a similar role
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

What you'll get in return
  • Competitive day rate, paid weekly
  • 8 days on, 6 days off roster, FIFO from Perth
  • One of the largest gold mining companies in the world, with fantastic career opportunities