AECOM Senior Hydrogeologist in Brisbane, Australia

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Position Title Senior Hydrogeologist

Australia - Queensland


Job Summary

AECOM’s Geoscience and Remediation Services Workgroup has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Hydrogeologist (5 – 10 years’ experience) to join our Brisbane team.

This role will give you the opportunity to work as part of a dedicated team of Hydrogeologists and Geoscientists on a diverse range of projects for clients across oil and gas, mining and government. Your time will be divided between field and office, allowing for data collection and interrogation, client liaison, project management, and technical report delivery.

As well as mentoring junior team members, you will be involved in business development and client relationship management, contributing to the overall success of the Geoscience and Remediation Services business.

About the role

  • Project management and proposal preparation of hydrogeological investigations;

  • Design and supervision of the installation of water supply, CSG monitoring and water monitoring bores, including geological and geophysical downhole logging;

  • Field program logistics and undertaking and assessing groundwater, soils, and sediments samples;

  • Preparation of factual and interpretative hydrogeological reports;

  • Management of budgets, site health and safety requirements, and supervision of subcontractors;

  • Conceptual groundwater models and working with modellers;

  • Develop and maintain groundwater databases.

Minimum Requirements

  • 5-10 years’ experience in a similar role;

  • Previous experience in coal seam gas investigations, complex drilling and groundwater bore installation working with the CSG code of practice, geological and downhole well logging, pumping test and analysis;

  • Assessment of hydrochemistry and interpretation of chemistry data

  • Mining and contaminated land assessment experience;

  • Technical report writing capabilities

  • Demonstrated experience working in a dynamic, deadline driven environment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, specialising in geology/hydrogeology with chemistry - essential;

  • Post graduate qualification – highly regarded;

  • Manual (open) driver’s licence – essential;

  • Experience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and data management systems.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 173679BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.