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Junior Hydrogeologist

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About the Client

Using the sun and the wind, with high-penetration renewable power, our client produces organically certified, environmentally sustainable products that will go to the worlds most productive and high-value markets supplying horticultural and agricultural sectors responsible for feeding more than half the worlds population: China, Europe, North America, Asia and Australian/New Zealand.

About the Role:

Our client is currently seeking an Junior Field Hydrogeologist to assist with the technical leadership and oversight of the hydrogeological field program.

This role will provide a unique opportunities for a highly motivated individual to work as part of a field-based team of dedicated hydrogeologists and technical officers. You will support the safe execution of hydrogeological field programs, which are integral to the ongoing management of water related risk to our operations in the Pilbara. The roles encompass a diverse range of activities including drilling, aquifer testing and groundwater monitoring. Ultimately we are looking for a new graduate or junior to take on this role.

Responsibilities will Include:

You will be reporting to the Senior Field & Principal Hydrogeologist with duties including but not limited to;

  • Supervising technical aspects of the drilling, installation and aquifer testing of water supply, dewatering, reinjection and groundwater monitoring infrastructure;

  • Daily collection, entry and interpretation of hydrogeological data; writing of field program completion reports, and conducting analyses of aquifer testing data;

  • Work collaboratively with the Lead Hydrogeologists and Contract Partners to execute the Scope of Works;

  • Maintain adherence to scientific method in the execution of hydrogeological investigations.

Requirements of the Role:

  • An unrestricted 'C' Class Driver's Licence;

  • A minimum Bachelor's Degree in a relevant Hydrogeology or Geoscience field;

  • Commitment to health, safety and environment, promoting positive behaviour and a supportive safety culture through visible leadership;

  • Be highly attuned to issues of hydrogeological data capture, quality control and information workflow;

  • Previous experience in hydrogeological field investigations will be considered favourably; and

  • Excellent communication / time management skills

  • Must be either an Australian Citizen or a holder of an Australian Permanent Residency visa to be eligible to apply for this position

Job Reference Number: 764J202171970

How to Apply:

Click on the Apply button or for more information please contact:

WorkPac Recruitment Coordinator Aden Daud on or (07) 3251 2261 quoting the above reference number.

About the Company

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Looking after our employees is important to us. Through our my rewards platform, we offer benefits from retail rewards through to financial, health cover, insurance, superannuation services and more.

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Junior Hydrogeologist
Contract type: Casual
Location: Regional WA - Kalgoorlie, Goldfields & Esperance, Regional WA
Industry: Geoscience Mining, Oil & Gas
Job expiry: 2021-07-14
Reference: 764J202171970