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Stantec Hydrogeologist in Cardiff, United Kingdom

Redefine your personal best.

Have you ever thought about joining a multidisciplinary team where you get to work in a diverse, welcoming, and fun environment, on amazing projects, whilst starting or continuing your journey to becoming professionally qualified?

If this appeals to you, then look no further than Stantec, where we have an exciting opportunity for a Hydrogeologist to join our Minerals and Mining Team. The preferred location for the position would be our Reading office; however, we have offices across the country and would be willing to discuss alternative locations.

You will contribute to and manage projects that deliver high quality, pragmatic, advice and solutions to environmental problems primarily in the quarrying and mining sector, but also in other sectors such as the water industry. You will perform a wide variety of technical field and office-based work. You will be able to conceptualise and quantitatively describe subsurface systems and processes and report on these clearly and concisely. You will be given the opportunity to develop your skills in a wide range of our core services: hydrogeological impact and flood risk assessments, hydrochemical sampling and interpretation, water resources, groundwater modelling, and catchment management. Developing an excellent understanding of project/client objectives is essential. More experienced staff, including your line manager, will mentor you in key consultancy and technical skills.

About You

You will ideally have a postgraduate qualification in Hydrogeology or a related scientific discipline and be willing to work towards chartered status with a relevant professional body. You will have an excellent attitude to teamwork and a strong desire to learn and develop your career in a structured environment. If you’re starting out on your career after qualification, we would expect you to have a good technical understanding of hydrogeology.

If you already have some working experience, we are particularly interested in those with:

  • Project management experience of small to medium-sized projects

  • Good understanding within the minerals and/or mining sector which could include impact assessments, flood risk assessments, abstraction licensing and discharge permitting, environmental data collection, management, and reporting

The friendly and collaborative culture at Stantec is something we are proud of and we have many other reasons for you to be excited about joining us. We can offer a competitive salary and benefits package, agile and flexible working arrangements, industry-leading training, great projects and lots more!

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans