AECOM Consultant Hydrogeologist in Bristol, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - Bristol, Bristol

Job Summary

The job covers a broad range of hydrogeological activities including groundwater resource evaluation and development; hydrogeological impact assessment of major infrastructure schemes including water, transport, mines and tunnels; and groundwater control and dewatering. Projects are UK based and international for a range of clients including contractors and water companies.

This is your opportunity to work alongside a team of specialist water resources hydrogeologists on a variety of projects for a range of different clients in different sectors.

We are looking for a hydrogeologist with a relevant degree, an MSc in hydrogeology or related subject and a few years of relevant experience to join our specialist Groundwater and Water Resources team located in Bristol. The team is part of the Environment and Ground Engineering group in AECOM.

The Groundwater and Water Resources Consultant will carry out some field work and assist in delivery of consultancy and advisory services to both internal and external clients to a high level of technical quality and to programme and budget.

Job Duties

  • Collection of hydrogeological and hydrological field data including supervision of drilling and testing;

  • Collating and interpreting data and developing conceptual and numerical models;

  • Preparation of groundwater and water resource assessments;

  • Hydrogeological Environmental Impact Assessments and Hydrogeological Risk Assessments;

  • Dewatering and seepage analysis;

  • Presenting information in reports and working with a team of other specialists.

  • A flexible and adaptable ‘can do’ attitude will be required to meet the challenge of a range of projects.

Specific Skills:

  • Current driving licence essential.

  • Member of a relevant professional body.

  • Good working knowledge of excel and GIS/CAD.

  • Ability to prepare conceptual hydrogeological models.

  • Report writing with attention to detail.

Minimum Requirements

  • The successful individual should have a proven technical ability in groundwater and water resources with some experience of data collection, collation and interpretation.

Preferred Qualifications

  • You will have a relevant degree and an MSc in water resources, hydrogeology or other relevant subject.

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.


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 Line Environment

Business Group DCS

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187669BR

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.