Junior Groundwater Modeller
7d ago

At Golder, we thrive on challenges. Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment? Golder has a new opportunity for a Junior Groundwater Modeller to join our Hydrogeology team on a part-

  • time contractual basis based in Calgary. An overview of your role will include : Interpret hydrogeological data Develop and apply analytical and numerical groundwater models as required to support environmental impact assessments, regional groundwater resource evaluations, mine dewatering planning and optimization, and municipal water supply projects Assist with the analysis and interpretation of model results and hydrogeological data and preparation of reports Work closely with other members of the Golder modelling team in Calgary as well as the wider Golder groundwater technical community across Canada and around the world in a collaborative environment The successful candidate will have the following skills, abilities, and qualifications : Undergraduate Degree in Civil, Geological or Environmental Engineering with a specialization in groundwater modelling through course work or undergraduate projects / thesis is preferred;
  • candidates with degrees in Geology or Environmental Sciences who have strong analytical and quantitative skills and candidates with other degrees having a strong quantitative component such as physics or applied mathematics will also be considered;
  • a post-graduate degree (M.Sc., Ph.D.) in Engineering, Hydrogeology or related discipline is preferred Strong all-around academic knowledge of physical hydrogeology.

    Knowledge of geology would be a definite asset Consulting industry experience would be a definite asset but it is not essential Experience with industry-

    standard numerical modelling packages (e.g.

    MODFLOW, Groundwater Vistas, FEFLOW, HydroGeoSphere, MIKE SHE) would be an asset Sound knowledge and work experience with Pest and Null Space Monte Carlo analyses would be considered an asset Strong computer skills including working with GIS-

    type software, digital databases, visualization software, etc. Programming experience would be an asset Strong technical writing skills Some practical experience with physical hydrogeology including borehole logging, monitoring well installation, hydraulic conductivity testing and pumping tests is an asset Excellent work ethic with strong organization and time management skills Strong communication and critical thinking skills Ability to work effectively within a team environment Eligible for professional registration in Alberta Available for business travel and extended working hours, when required Your benefits at Golder will include : Employee owned structure -

    own the business, own the result Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects On the job training, mentoring and coaching Global projects and travel opportunities One of Canada's Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 11 consecutive years Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-

    owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients.

    With over 165 offices in over 40 countries, Golder's 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-

    evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

    Golder is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals.

    As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.

    To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder video.

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