Hydrogeologist (Intermediate)

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Opportunity ID 246-20180115 Location Saskatoon, Saskatchewan
Type Full Time Experience (Years) 8
Date Posted March 8, 2018 Expertise(s) Hydrogeology, Water and Earth Sciences
Deadline Open Third-Party Recruiter No

why you should be interested

We are the environmental division of Associated Engineering, one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies. An employee-owned, Canadian company, we provide a wide range of environmental consulting services to a client base that is well diversified between public and private sectors. Our environmental science and management services are well integrated with those of our engineering colleagues, providing opportunities to work with talented people across disciplines and throughout western and northern Canada. 

We are currently searching for an Intermediate Hydrogeologist for our operations in Saskatchewan, working from either the REGINA or SASKATOON office. You will work with a dynamic team on a variety of assignments related to regulatory applications, groundwater supply development, groundwater assessment, and general water resource management.

Supported by Senior Hydrogeologists elsewhere in the Division, this position will be responsible for developing the practice within the province. Reporting to the Saskatchewan Regional Manager, you will be a motivated individual who thrives in working in a team environment on a variety of interesting and challenging projects. In addition, you’ll have a demonstrated track record highlighting how you’ve successfully worked within the Saskatchewan market to establish hydrogeologically-related business opportunities. We offer a culture that promotes entrepreneurial spirit within the stability of a well-established company, and provide many professional development and advancement opportunities for those with an aptitude for consulting. Associated offers both formal and informal mentorship programs and technical development benefits to support career growth and professional designation. Travel, typically within the province, is required for this position.

how you'll contribute to our company

Responsibilities include the following:

  • Carry out field investigations related to: Groundwater supply well development, Well pumping tests, Groundwater modeling, Groundwater management and protection, and Groundwater quality monitoring
  • Develop new and support existing lines of business in the field of groundwater resources
  • Submit groundwater-related regulatory applications
  • Prepare project reports, technical memos, and letters
  • Assist in preparing proposals and contribute to other business development activities
  • Provide support and client liaison, and assist with other project management related tasks

what you will bring to the table

You should have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Geology with clear work experience in Hydrogeology. A Master’s degree in Hydrogeology would be an asset
  • Minimum of 8 years of consulting experience and are a registered P. Geo. within the Province of Saskatchewan
  • A track record of hydrogeological work within Saskatchewan for which you were the main proponent
  • Field-related groundwater sampling, monitoring, and testing experience
  • Experience working closely with drilling or other contractors
  • Experience conducting pumping and draw-down tests
  • Experience in a range of professional communication (scientific and lay writing, email, and verbal), with demonstrated fluency in English
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Commitment to working in a team environment

how you'll showcase your fit to the position

If you have the right background and would like to join a Platinum Club Member of Canada's Best Managed Companies Program, please forward your resume in confidence to:

Human Resources
Associated Engineering
1 - 2225 Northridge Drive
Saskatoon, SK S7L 6X6

Fax: 250-545-3654
E-Mail: hr-env@ae.ca

Please include position title and location in the subject line if you are e-mailing your application. We thank all applicants, but will only contact those candidates selected for interviews.

AE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and members of the LGBT community to apply. For applicants with disabilities, accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. We are also committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information and as such, it will be used for recruitment and employment purposes only.