Stantec Principal Hydrogeologist in Salt Lake City, Utah

At our core, we’re a community. Together, we exercise creative thought, developing engineering and designs as individual as the people and projects we touch. From approval and permitting to design and construction management services, we put the goals of our clients and their communities at the center of everything we create. Join us as we assist mining companies in getting mined materials to communities around the globe.

Your Opportunity

Stantec is seeking qualified candidates for an Principal Hydrogeologist for our Salt Lake City, Utah office. The primary focus of this position is to support Stantec’s Mid- and Senior-Level Hydrogeologist, Geologist, Geochemists, and Engineers with field investigations, data management and analyses, and report writing. Our Salt Lake City office serves regional and international mining and industrial clients. This position will require a dynamic individual who is flexible, learns quickly, can work independently, but also an individual who enjoys learning from others and who is comfortable asking questions. This position interacts throughout the organization internally and externally with client and members of business and professional organizations around the world. Travel will be required and some projects may require working at remote sites or international locations for periods up to several weeks at a time.

Your Key Responsibilities

Primary responsibilities under the direction of a division leader for the Principal Level Hydrogeologist include:

  • Follow safe work practices and adhere to company and client guidelines and policies for planning and executing work in a safe manner.

  • Highly experienced with mine water management including water budgets, mine dewatering, tailings impoundments and groundwater containment/mitigation

  • Highly experienced with development of hydrogeological characterizations including large well design, groundwater aquifer characterization, water quality analysis, aquifer test design and analyses, data analyses and strong technical report writing skills.

  • Experience with State and Federal regulations pertaining to water management.

  • Experience with planning, designing and managing numerical groundwater models.

  • Experience with project management and developing detailed budgets, determining project scope, establishing schedules, processing appropriate paperwork, and interacting with clients.

  • Experience with marketing and preparing proposals and assist in preparing and providing presentations.

  • Understand the CERCLA and RCRA process and for environmental related projects.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Ability to develop a strong network in the local and international marketplace.

  • Exceptional organizational, technical, leadership, written and oral communication and attention to detail skills.

  • Strong technical writing skills.

Education and Experience

Minimum of a M.S. in Hydrogeology is required.

Minimum of 20 years of experience

Professional registration (PG or PE) or the ability to obtain a registration.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Geologist

Primary Location: United States-Utah-Salt Lake City

Organization: BC-2330 Mining-US Southwest

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jun 11, 2018, 4:22:22 PM

Req ID: MIG-34159