Mining Hydrogeologist


Mining Hydrogeologist


SLR, Edinburgh

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 2 weeks ago, 1 Jun | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 795bc8fc9ad14c75a49ea467deae9d5c

Full Job Description

You will provide specialist input to local and international mining studies including feasibility studies, due diligence assessments and other studies related to hydrogeological investigation and assessment as well as :

  • You will have the opportunity to be involved in all aspects of delivery including proposals and business development, project and task co-ordination and management, fieldwork and execution of analysis and technical studies and production of study and assessment deliverables.

  • Based on experience, you may technically oversee and mentor other team members who are working with you.

  • Subject to requirements, you may also assist hydrogeology work in the engineering and aggregate / minerals sectors.

  • You will have the opportunity to travel across the UK, Europe and internationally for the purposes of site visits and potentially field investigations.

    You will have relevant academic qualification(s) in water, earth sciences, mining or engineering and be working toward chartership for a relevant recognised organisation.

  • You will have demonstrable experience in hydrogeology, either industry, academic or consultancy based, contributing to technical studies for the assessment and analysis of groundwater in relation to mining and / or engineering.

  • You will have good technical and numerical skills with experience in applying these to projects or research.

  • You will be a good communicator with demonstrable experience in reporting, and communicating and presenting to a range of colleagues, peers and clients.

  • You will have a full current driving licence valid in the UK and valid passport to facilitate travel outside the UK as may be required.

    SLR are global leaders in environmental and advisory solutions helping our clients achieve their sustainability goals. We are a consultancy with over 3000+ staff across 6 regions including over 1000 staff across Europe.

  • SLR's one team' culture is at the heart of our business; providing a collaborative and supportive environment for professional development.

    Along with competitive salaries, our staff enjoy a comprehensive benefits package with a company pension plus excellent healthcare offering, travel and life insurance, critical illness cover and a structured career framework with regular reviews offering outstanding opportunities for progression.

    Alongside 25 day's annual leave, SLR offer flexible, agile and hybrid working which enables staff to tailor hours worked around core hours, and our family friendly policies help balance the needs of professional and family life.