Senior/Principal Hydrogeologist

Cardiff, Wales
29 Mar 2012
29 Apr 2012
Full Time
Contract Type
Career Level
Senior Management

Job Ref: 11071

Job title: Senior/Principal Hydrogeologist

Location: South Wales

Salary: Competitive

Term: Permanent

Job Summary:

We are seeking a Senior/Principal Hydrogeologist on behalf of a mining and engineering consultancy to join a friendly and expanding geo-environmental team. The team focuses on the water sector, specifically management, supply, resource assessment and treatment projects internationally within the mining sector. You will contribute to hydrogeological project development, environmental/social impact assessment studies and contamination studies.


The Principal Hydrogeologist role involves:

  • Project management within the hydrogeology/mining sector on large, dynamic projects
  • Assisting in developing the hydrology sector within the business
  • Providing support and mentoring to senior staff.
  • Overseas and international travel. 

Qualifications / Experience:

The successful candidate will have:

  • Degree or equivalent (preferably higher degree or comparable experience) in a geology/hydrology related subject
  • Demonstrable extensive experience of hydrogeology work within the mining sector
  • Proven international mining project experience
  • Chartered Geologist or equivalent
  • Use of hydrological modelling and statistical packages
  • Proven project and financial management, input to project development and business strategy including business development and team leadership skills
  • Excellent report and proposal writing skills

For further information on this or any other related positions do not hesitate to contact Ruth on 020 7960 2557 or

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