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Senior Hydrogeologist

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Johannesburg
SalaryR850k - R650k
Job TypePermanent
EducationMSc/BSc Hons
Experience10 years

Job Description

A highly reputable firm of Consulting Engineers requires a Senior Hydogeologist in their Johannesburg office.

Minimum Requirements:

• BSc (Hons) Hydrogeology/Geology (MSc preferred)

• More than ten years’ experience in consulting and/or mining hydrogeology

• Registered or eligible for registration as PR.Sci.Nat

• Project Management skills

• Valid passport and willingness to travel

Position Details

• Travel, mostly in Africa will be required

• Preparation of efficient and professional tenders and proposals for potential projects, including all aspects of budgeting and scheduling

• Development of hydrogeological drill and aquifer testing programmes for potential projects, including all aspects of groundwater management systems

• Provision of supervision for projects, including:

• Water supply feasability studies and implementation

• Dewatering feasability studies and implementation for open-cast mines

• Borehole and well field design and development

• Drilling and aquifer testing with subsequent aquifer test analysis

• Geological logging/mapping

• Groundwater sampling and monitoring system design and implementation

• Provision of accurate, efficient and professional reporting for all projects

• Collection and interpretation of all hydrogeological data for the development of accurate and representative conceptual models to guide the numerical modelling process

• Preparation of detailed and accurate conceptual models for hydrogeologically complex sites

• Review and interpretation of numerical modelling results

• Conduct hydrogeological impact assessments and significance ratings for input into EIA's, Environmental Management Plans (EMP) and Integrated Water Use License Applications (IWULA)

• May also be responsible for staff development

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to You can also contact Roxanne on 021 555 0432.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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