Senior Hydrogeologist

From the ancient Norse word for frog, FROSKR is a new take on what it means to be confident and compliant when dealing with complex environmental issues. Our awesome team has a ton of momentum, and we are growing! If you are motivated and passionate about the environment, FROSKR will provide you with a challenging and rewarding career.

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A Senior Hydrogeologist at FROSKR has strong knowledge of mining related hydrogeological characterization studies, technical expertise related to operational mine water management, and enjoys problem-solving and working within a multi-stakeholder environment. You will assist in securing, leading, and executing projects including baseline studies, environmental impact assessment, and permitting and approval applications with FROSKR’s partners in the mining, heavy manufacturing, petroleum, municipal and energy sectors. FROSKR Hydrogeologists interact with clients, regulators, and local communities to facilitate their sustainability goals with their technical and professional expertise. As part of the INOVINTA Group of Companies, the Senior Hydrogeologist would also support BESTECH’s Mine Engineering Services Group in the execution of prefeasibility and feasibility studies and provide project technical support as required.

We pride ourselves on our team culture and progressive work environment that supports flexible working arrangements, professional development, and benefits programs. If you have a great attitude, a passion for the environment, and a willingness to grow as a professional – we invite you to take the leap!

Your Role as Senior Hydrogeologist:
  • Lead and execute activities associated with both pre- and post- award phases of a variety of projects. This includes the development, negotiation, and management of scopes of work and fee agreements with contractors, subconsultants and project management.
  • Support baseline environmental studies, environmental assessments, environmental management strategies, and plans including research, report writing, field work, and stakeholder and regulatory consultation.
  • Work on multiple projects to support execution of scope, budget, and schedule to meet client’s expectations and ensure quality standards on project deliverables.
  • Lead field data collection, planning and implementation related to geological, geotechnical, and hydrogeological projects.
  • Oversee and provide technical guidance related to geologic mapping, drilling supervision, borehole logging, installation, and maintenance of groundwater wells, hydraulic well testing, and surface and groundwater sampling.
  • Provide technical expertise on designing and managing mine water management studies and programs involving the collection of hydrogeological field data and data interpretation/evaluation.
  • Preparation of technical and plain language summaries including regulatory reports, and preparing, coordinating and/or reviewing municipal, provincial, and federal environmental applications and environmental assessments.
  • Foster and maintain long-term client relationships and participate in business development activities as required as a technical expert for your division.
  • Maintain a safe operating environment.
What you bring to the team:
  • 12+ years of relevant experience in an environmental consultancy role.
  • 6+ years experience in the mining sector
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Hydrogeology, Geological Engineering, or related field.
  • Proficiency in several of: MODFLOW, FEFLOW, ProUCL, GIS, Surfer, or GINT will be an asset.
  • Proven ability to successfully manage large, multi-discipline projects, contract negotiations, fee estimating, change management.
  • Strong project management skills (e.g., development of work plans, budgets, schedules, and project controls) in a client-facing role.
  • Licensed to practice as a Professional Engineer or Geoscientist in the Province of Ontario.
  • Skilled in researching, analyzing, technical writing, communicating complex information and developing appropriate conclusions and action plans.
  • Excellent communication.
  • Valid driver’s licence with access to a personal vehicle.
  • Willingness to travel to various locations including industrial sites.
  • Interested in a supportive, engaging culture.
  • Flexibility and ability to work from home in a virtual environment.

FROSKR offers a competitive salary and benefits package including group employee benefits, contributions to RRSPs and paid professional development. We are proud of and continuously improve our employee culture, and value an equitable and balanced life/work approach.

We invite applications from all qualified individuals and are committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace. FROSKR offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities throughout its recruitment processes. If you require accommodation during the recruitment process or require an accessible version of this job posting, please contact Human Resources at (705) 673-4444. All responses are appreciated and will be handled with strict confidence. Please be advised that only those applicants who are selected for interviews will be contacted and candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

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