Senior Hydrogeology Consultant - Perth, Australia

SRK Perth
Level 1 10 Richardson Street West Perth, Western Australia 6005 Australia PO Box 943 West Perth, Western Australia 6872 Australia
+61 8 9288 2000
+61 8 9288 2001

SRK Consulting is an employee-owned, independent, international consulting practice, providing integrated consulting services to the international resource sector.

We are seeking a Senior Hydrogeology Consultant, preferably with some experience in a mining consulting business in Australia.

Description of Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be part of our experienced Perth based team working on projects in Australia and overseas.

The position requires that you have experience in site-based work including:

  • Groundwater resource evaluation
  • Hydrogeological assessments for mine dewatering on site and developing water supply and mine dewatering programmes
  • Permeability testing for open pit mine slope stability
  • Geophysical surveys, site supervision and management of drilling contractors
  • Development of monitoring programmes and project management
  • Computerised modelling and data analysis techniques
  • Undertaking hydrogeological investigations
  • Training client personnel in the collection and processing of hydrogeological data

The successful candidate will have:

  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Geology, Engineering Geology or Hydrogeology (a Master’s Degree or PhD would be well regarded)
  • A minimum of 7 years experience in the mining, exploration and/or mining consulting industries
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a multidisciplinary team environment and to service your internal and external clients to a high standard
  • Language fluency in English including the ability to write high-quality technical reports
  • Australian Resident or existing Working Visa (essential)

In return for considering a future with us, we offer:

  • A competitive salary, opportunities for professional development, performance bonuses and shareholding opportunities in the company, as well as a flexible work environment and convenient West Perth based location.
  • Mentoring by consultants who are global leaders in their fields.
  • International travel and opportunities to work with SRK practices overseas.
  • Diversity of projects and clients within a non-hierarchical technically-focussed consultancy environment.
  • Interaction with other discipline areas on multidisciplinary studies to expand your knowledge base.

Please apply through Seek, by email or through our website. Enquiries are welcome and can be directed to The HR Manager at  All discussions are strictly confidential.

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