AECOM Senior Hydrogeologist in Burnaby, British Columbia

Canada - British Columbia, Burnaby

Job Summary

AECOM requires a Senior Hydrogeologist to join our growing team of hydrogeologists within our Environment Business Line. We are looking for candidates that are enthusiastic, team oriented professionals with strong technical capabilities in physical and contaminant hydrogeology. In this role, you will work with our experienced team of hydrogeologists on projects in the mining, waste management, remediation and water supply sectors in Western and Northern Canada as well as internationally.

The role can be based out of our Burnaby, Kelowna, Victoria, Edmonton or Calgary offices.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Design and implementation of hydrogeological assessments involving drilling, well installation, permeability testing, soil and water sampling, borehole instrumentation and management of contractors

  • Undertake technical work involving the assessment and reporting of groundwater flow and quality data

  • Management of projects in accordance with approved scope, schedule and budget

  • Liaison with clients and regulators

  • Active participation in mentoring and development of junior and intermediate staff

  • Business development activities including proposal preparation

  • Travel as required to support staff development and project delivery

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Hydrogeology or related engineering discipline

  • 10+ years of experience conducting hydrogeological and/or geochemical assessments

  • Currently registered or eligible to register as a Professional Geoscientist or Engineer with the provincial professional association

  • Strong technical skills and experience as it relates to hydrogeological assessments, dewatering, groundwater modelling and groundwater geochemistry

  • Knowledge of provincial and federal policies, acts and regulations

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Graduate degree in Hydrogeology, Engineering or related science

  • Experience working on multidisciplinary projects for clients in the mining or oil/gas industry

  • Experience developing and implementing groundwater modelling studies

  • Commitment to developing and maintaining lasting relationships with clients and professional colleagues

  • Bilingual (English /French) an asset

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Environmental

Business Line Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202546BR

Additional Locations CA - Calgary, AB - 48 Quarry Park Blvd, CA - Edmonton, AB - 18817 Stony Plain Rd NW, CA - Kelowna, BC - 3275 Lakeshore Rd, CA - Victoria, BC - 415 Gorge Rd E

Clearance Required No

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.