Career Opportunity

Intermediate/Senior Hydrogeologist

We are hiring an Intermediate to Senior Level Hydrogeologist at our Vancouver, Canada office.

At Knight Piésold, we believe in the one-team approach, with everyone working together toward achieving a shared goal. Our engineers develop their skills through working on a mix of diverse projects, our knowledge-sharing culture, career mentoring program and collaborating with top professionals in the industry. We have been recognized for having an exceptional workplace for our employees and have again been named one of B.C.’s Top Employers for 2019.

We are seeking applicants for the position of Intermediate/Senior Hydrogeologist in our Vancouver office.  Candidates will have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with a specialization in Hydrogeology. The applicant must be registered or eligible for registration as a Professional Geoscientist or Engineer with EGBC. A minimum of 4 years of relevant experience is required. 

Relevant work experience includes some of the following:

  • Site investigation planning and methods
  • Installation of groundwater wells
  • Hydrogeological site characterization and testing (pump tests/ packer/ response)
  • Numerical ground water modeling
  • Baseline studies, water quality assessments and feasibility studies for mining projects
  • Working in the consulting industry and dealing directly with clients

The successful applicant will play a key role in a wide variety of hydrogeology projects, provide necessary training to junior staff and must be able to work with multi-disciplinary teams. This position includes opportunities for domestic and international travel, and may involve extended field-work assignments.

We place a strong emphasis on developing practical solutions to meet our Client’s needs, and preference will be given to individuals with excellent communication and interpersonal skills in addition to strong technical competence and reporting.

Knight Piésold is committed to employment equity and encourage all qualified applicants to apply by emailing a resume and cover letter to vancouver@knightpiesold.com. Please also indicate your possible start date.