Hydrogeologist - Modeller

This position is located in Vancouver, BC.
Relocation assistance will be provided.

We are looking for a candidate whose primary role will be a modeller who can do occasional on-site field work.



Benefits, including extended health and dental


Overtime available

3 weeks vacation

Flexible hours

We are looking for candidates who are strong in groundwater modelling and would like that to be their primary role, as well as occasional on-site field work around the world.

About Us:

We are an employee-owned consulting firm specializing in geotechnical, hydrogeological, and environmental engineering for the mining industry worldwide.

We provide a competitive salary, performance bonus as well as extended medical and dental benefits.


A post-graduate degree in Hydrogeology or related discipline;

A minimum of 5 years of practical experience in hydrogeology, preferably in the mining industry;

A minimum of 3 years of experience in numerical modeling of hydrogeological problems using a range of groundwater modelling tools (including MODFLOW & MT3D, FEFLOW, HYDRUS, VADOSE/W);

Experience in hydrogeological field work, including drilling supervision/well installation in bedrock and overburden;

Demonstrated communication and technical writing skills.

A second language, preferably Spanish, is an asset for field work, but not required.

Candidates with a strong numerical background in hydrogeological modeling will be given preference. However, experience in hydrogeological field work (preferably at mine sites) will be an asset. We are looking for someone to primarily be involved in modelling.

The successful candidate will join a dynamic team of hydrogeologists that assists mining companies worldwide in

Managing mine water issues

Mine water supply

Mine dewatering,

Seepage control


Numerical modeling of groundwater flow

Solute transport to support mine permitting

Active mining and mine closure.

Where required, the successful applicant will also be given the opportunity to supervise hydrogeological field work, including the following:

Drilling supervision

Packer testing

Well installation

Pumping tests in Canada and abroad.

Please submit your resume today!

Keywords: British Columbia, BC, Burnaby, Westminster, Port Moody, Richmond, Surrey, Coquitlam, Maple Ridge, Delta, Langley, hydrogeology, hydrogeology modeller, geologist, geology, ground water scientist, ground water modelling, ground water modeller,

To apply for this position please visit http://www.winnipegjobsandcareers.ca/jobs/view/1436802691.html

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Posted By

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"Winnipeg Job Bank" or "WJB"

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Post Date

July 14, 2015 (Long time ago)